Burchfield Park Activity Status
SKI RENTAL/SNOWSHOE RENTAL AT BURCHFIELD PARK:
PLEASE NOTE: There will be some wait times this year due to Covid-19 precautions and health safety guidelines. We will only allow up to 10 persons from no more than two households at a time in the ski rental building. Mask are required before entering all County buildings. For your convenience there will be a waiting list on first come first served basis. Upon your arrival please see the instructions at the ski rental building on how to get added to our online waiting list app via your cell phone. Reasonable accommodations will be granted for those who don't have a phone or a scan option on their phone.
Hours of Operation: Ski rental is CLOSED. Portions of the trails have began to deteriorate and become icy and covered in standing water, please take extra precaution when using trails. *Hikers, please remain to the side of the trails and avoid walking on groomed ski tracks.
***Last rental will be at 5 PM, ALL SKIERS MUST BE BACK NO LATER THAN 6 PM
***ATTENTION: Please observe the signage at the Ski Lodge; guests MUST RSVP on the waiting list posted on the front door window to help manage occupancy levels inside building. For groups of 10 or more people, please call the parks office at 517-676-2233 and make a general reservation.
***CAUTION!!! ALL TRAILS ARE VERY ICY***
MOONLIGHT SKI: CLOSED
***Moonlight Skiing will not be offered in the 2020-21 Winter Season
TUBE RENTAL AT BURCHFIELD PARK
ATTENTION: We are limited to 100 total people at the big hill this year due health safely guidelines. There is a two hour rental time limit on tube rentals. Each tube is $3, an ID is required as collateral. Please be aware there may be some wait times for tube rental. Personal sleds still allowed (no toboggan sleds, vehicle tubes or snowboard permitted on sledding hills at Burchfield Park).
Hours of Operation:
ATTENTION: Winter Sports Warming Building and Food Concessions will be closed for the 2020-2021 Winter Season.
*** Riverbend gates will be locked for the winter starting December 19th, 2020. Please use the entrances to the park at McNamara Landing and Burchfield Park. This is to prevent road damage during the froze/freeze cycles of winter. We apologize for any inconvenience. ***
For more information including rates/rental hours for snow tubing click HERE and for cross country skiing click HERE.
Hawk Island Activity Status
HAWK ISLAND SNOW TUBING HILL:
3/15/21: THE TUBING HILL IS CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Tickets will be available to purchase ONLINE for designated times for sessions. Due to limited capacity, all visitors must purchase a timed-entry ticket online before arriving at the park. This is to help limit the number of people on the hill and to promote social distancing.
3:30pm - 5:30pm
5:45pm - 7:45pm
8:00am - 10:00am
10:30am - 12:30pm
1:00pm - 3:00pm
3:30pm - 5:30pm
5:45pm - 7:45pm
Monday-Thursdays: CLOSED Unless open for holiday hours or a reservation is made at least 7 days in advance. Reservation information: $305 pre-paid group size of 25, plus the $8 per person fee for any additional guests past the pre-paid minimum of 25 people. Call 517-676-2233 to make a reservation. Reservations available Monday-Thursday 10am-8pm, Friday 10am-3pm or 8pm-10pm and Saturday 8pm-10pm.
Click HERE for a Release of Liability Waiver which must be signed and turned in by each participant when you arrive at the park.
Lake Lansing North Activity Status
SKI RENTAL/SNOW SHOE RENTAL AT LAKE LANSING PARK NORTH:
Lake Lansing North Park ski rental is CLOSED for the season. We hope to see you next Winter!
Lake Lansing North Park has purchased new trail grooming equipment this year as well as cleared 1.6 miles of new trail. The new trails will offer traditional ski, ski-skate, and snowshoeing. LLN will also offer a small beginners/warm-up loop around the old ball field.
Due to COVID protocols, we are only allowing 1 family group and less than 10 people in the ski rental at a time. Please follow instructions posted outside rental building for procedures. Warming House and Food Concessions will NOT be available for the 2020-2021 Winter Season, please use outdoor fire pits to warm-up while practicing social distancing.
We now have a limited number of snowshoes for rental. This a great opportunity to blaze a new trail through the woods and enjoy the quiet beauty of winter! But, please be courteous and not walk on the ski trails.
For more information including rates/rental hours for cross country skiing click HERE.
Lake Lansing Ski Rental