County parks offer ski clinics, snowshoe rentals

Ottawa County Parks is offering cross-country ski clinics and snowshoe rentals this winter for winter sports enthusiasts.
Dec 30, 2011


Cross-country ski clinics will be held on Saturdays at Pigeon Creek County Park. There are clinics scheduled for beginning skiers, intermediate skiers and for those wishing to learn to skate ski.

All clinics are held on the groomed ski trails at Pigeon Creek Park. Participants must provide their own equipment and ski rental is available at Pigeon Creek Park.

Advance registration is required for all clinics and each clinic is limited to 12 or fewer participants. The cost for children and adults is $8 per person. Registrants will receive a letter in advance with more details.   

For dates and times, and to register, call the county parks office at 616-738-4810.

Snowshoe rentals will be available at Pigeon Creek County Park and at the Nature Education Center at Hemlock Crossing County Park this winter. A variety of sizes are available for older kids and adults. Rentals cost $8 for two hours. Rentals are only available at Pigeon Creek Park when the lodge is open. Call 616-738-9531 for lodge hours.


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