NCT Hikers plan spur hikes

MARQUETTE – The North Country Trail Hikers are hosting a once-a-month series of 1 p.m. spur hikes beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday from Wetmore Landing off County Road 550 north of Marquette. The hike will go south on the North Country Trail, then take the spur trail up the back side of Sugarloaf Mountain. Hikers will return to Wetmore Landing via the same route.

The second hike will be July 21 and take in Wetmore Pond Trails spur trails. The August hike will be Aug. 25 nd will encompass the Harlow Lake Trails. The final hike will be Sept. 22 at the Laughing Whitefish Falls Spur Trail.

For more information or to sign up, email Lorana Jinkerson at or call 226-6210.