Ice Rink and Ski Trail Update

January 24, 2007

Ice Rinks - There are four outdoor ice rinks open today, all rinks have some restrictions. See below.

Tenney Park, Mon-Fri 4:00p.m.-9:30p.m., skate rental, concessions, warming shelter, lights. There is no hockey at Tenney and only part of the lagoon is safe for skating. Watch for barricades.
Vilas Park, Mon-Fri, 4:00p.m.-9:30p.m., skate rental, concessions, warming shelter, lights. The lagoon is NOT safe for skating, but the land hockey rink and the other small skating land rink is open for skating.
Olbrich Park (next to Botanical Gardens), Mon-Fri, 4:00p.m.-8:45p.m., no skate rental, NO HOCKEY yet, but there is a warming shelter and lights.
Westmorland Park, Mon-Fri, 4:00p.m.-8:45p.m., no skate rental, but there is a warming shelter and lights.

Ski Trails - All ski trails have been groomed and the tracks set. Those trails are located at: Elver Park, Odana Golf Course, Monona Golf Course, Turville Woods, Owen Conservation Park, So. Cherokee Marsh. For locations, see website. Elver Park lights will be on.

**Elver Park Shelter will be open for ski rental and warming shelter for sledders. The ice rinks are NOT yet safe for skating. Elver Park Shelter hours are: Mon-Fri, 4:00p.m.-9:30p.m.

Contact:
  • 608-266-4711