Current News Releases
02/21/2006 Ice Skating and Ski Trail Update - Feb. 21
The ski trails are groomed and open at the following locations: Odana Golf Course, Elver Park, Owen Conservation Park, S.Cherokee Marsh, Monona Golf Course, and Turville Woods.
02/17/2006 Ski Trail and Ice Rink Update - February 17
The ski trails at Odana Golf Course and Elver Park were groomed for both ski and skate skiing. The trails will be re-groomed again Sunday morning.
02/16/2006 Ice Rink and Ski Trail update - February 16
Due to the snow, all of the outdoor ice rinks will be closed on Thursday.
02/10/2006 Outdoor Ice Rink Update - Feb. 10, 2006
Tenney Park Ice Rink will be open for skating Friday at 2p.m. The Hockey Rink will be closed and the lights will not be on.
02/06/2006 February 6 - ice rinks remain closed
Despite the recent colder temperatures, the outdoor ice rinks remain closed. The ice conditions remain thin and hazardous at ALL of the outdoor ice rinks.
01/27/2006 Ice Rinks remain closed - Jan. 27
Due to the warm weather, all of the outdoor ice rinks remain closed. The ice is very thin. The public asked to keep off of the ice, and to keep their pets off.
01/23/2006 Outdoor ice rinks and ski trails remain closed - Jan 23
Due to the unseasonably warm weather, the outdoor ice rinks and ski trails remain closed.
01/20/2006 Ice Rinks closed
Due to the warm weather conditions, the outdoor ice rinks remain closed until further notice. The ice conditions are thin and dangerous and there are several locations with open water.
01/09/2006 Jan 9 - Ice Rink and Ski Trail update
All outdoor ice rinks and ski trails are closed until further notice.
01/06/2006 Jan. 6 Ice Rink and Ski Trail Conditions
Vilas and Tenney Park Ice Rinks will be open Friday at 2p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 11a.m. The ice rinks will remain open as long as the ice conditions hold out.
01/03/2006 Jan 3 ice Rink and Ski Trail conditions
Due to the warm, rainy weather, the ice rinks and the cross country ski trails are closed until further notice.
12/29/2005 Dec. 29 Ski Trail and Ice Rink Update
Due to the warmer than normal weather, the ice rinks and ski trails are in very poor condition.