Decemer 22 - Ski trail and ice rink update

Thursday, December 22, 2005 - 7:57am

Ski Trail Update
Due to warmer temperatures, the trails at Elver Park and Odana Golf Course are not being groomed today, however, they are open to skiers.

Elver Park and Odana Golf Course will have ski rental available on Saturday, Dec. 24.
The lights will be on at Elver Park.

Ice Skating
Holiday hours for the ice rinks are as follows, Vilas Park, Elver Park and Tenney Park ice-skating rinks and concessions will open on Saturday, Dec. 24 until 5p.m. All of the ice rinks will be closed on Christmas Day, December 25. They will be open on December 26 from 11a.m-9:30p.m.. The rest of the week, the hours will follow a normal weekday schedule.
Vilas and Tenney Park ice rinks are open Monday-Friday, 2p.m.-9:30p.m. and Elver Park is open from 4p.m.-9:30p.m.

The ice conditions at Tenney Park are marginal.

All openings and closing of the ice rinks are weather dependent.

For more information for rental prices and hours, please log on to the Madison Parks Division’s website at


  • Parks Administration608-266-4711