Cross Country Ski & Ski Skate

Cross Country Ski Rental & Ski Skating Information

Cross Country Skiing is available at Burchfield County Park in Holt, weather permitting.  Picture identification is required to rent equipment. For children to rent skis, adults must be present and provide a drivers license. Click HERE for up to the minute winter sports status at Burchfield County Park!

Burchfield Park Rental Hours

When weather conditions are satisfactory click HERE for current winter sports status.

Come enjoy your Ingham County Parks during one of the most beautiful seasons of the year. Cross country ski through the majestic, snow capped forests at Burchfield Park. Enjoy our "Moonlight Ski" at Burchfield Park on Friday and Saturday nights;  two miles of cross-country trails are illuminated from 5pm to 8pm (last rental at 7pm) for great winter family fun (weather permitting).

Woodsong Shelter

10am - last rental one hour before sunset.

Friday and Saturday
10am - 8pm (Last ski rental at 7pm)

Holiday Hours
Starting the third Saturday of December to New Year's Day is considered a HOLIDAY.  Ski rental is open 10 am - 4 pm (weather permitting). The parks closes at 5 pm on Christmas Eve and reopens the day after Christmas. Tracks are set as needed and after new snowfalls.  Track is set by a snowmobile pulling a two row track and makes a lane for one skier.  The trail is also rolled for ski skating.

Burchfield Park Rental Fees

Skis, boots & poles included in rental package. Separate rental is available. Picture identification is required to rent equipment. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express are accepted.

Adults $7 per hour Children (12 and under) $5 per hour

Friday & Saturday Night Moonlight Ski

Adults $10 rentals  Children (12 and under) $3 rentals

Fees for separate ski equipment
Skis - $3 per hour
Boots - $3 per hour
Poles - $3 per hour

Burchfield Park Snack Bar

Warm up with hot chocolate or a hot dog after your winter experience at our snack bar.

Winter Snack Bar Hours (weather permitting)
Saturdays: 11:00am-8:00pm
Sundays: 11:00am-6:00pm

Ski Skating at Burchfield Park

Want to try something new? Try Ski Skating at Burchfield Park.

This is a blend of cross country and ski skating that creates a faster, and more efficient form of cross country skiing. At Burchfield Park the ski skating trails are groomed for this sport, and the moderate terrain makes it easy to get started. Bring your ski skating equipment and try our newly developed ski skating trails!

The trails at Lake Lansing Park-North in Haslett remain open throughout the winter for park visitors, however, the trails will not be groomed for skiing.  Ski rental is not available at Lake Lansing Park-North.