Cross-Country Skiing Parties
Reserve your own cross-country skiing party at Elver, Odana Hills or Yahara Hills!
- $35 day/ per hour
- $50 night/ per hour
- Private use of the shelter and picnic tables
- Ski permit for each person for use during the party
- Onsite staff
- Concessions & beverages (credit cards accepted)
- Ski Rentals - pay individually onsite (see rates below)
Suggested Dates and Times
- Wednesday-Friday: between 11:00am to 3:00pm
- Friday and Saturday: 9:15 to 10:15pm (Elver only)
- Other days and times may be available when the shelter is closed to the public
How to Make a Reservation
Reservations are taken over the phone or in-person at the Madison Parks Administrative Office. All reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. Payment is due upon reservation by cash, check or credit card.
Ski Rentals & Prices
Classic skis rentals are available in men's, women's and youth sizes and include a ski permit during the rental. Size inventory varies at each site and quantities may not be available for your entire group. You may bring your own equipment.Rental Prices
- $9 per hour/ Adults (ages 16 & older)
- $5 per hour/ children (ages 15 & younger)
- $5 each additional hour
Groups may also bring in their own food and beverages. Glass is not permitted.
A full refund is available if the reservation is canceled at least 7 days in advance. If Madison Parks needs to cancel for any reason, you will receive a full refund and will make every effort to reschedule your event at no additional charge.