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Ski Trails


SkiingThe Eau Claire Area has seven groomed cross-country trails for public use. The Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department grooms and maintains four cross-country ski trails inside the City limits. For questions in regards to city groomed trails, contact the City of Eau Claire Parks Maintenance Department at (715) 839-5039.

The Eau Claire County also grooms and maintains three cross-country ski trails outside the city limits within Eau Claire County. For questions in regards to county groomed trails, contact the Eau Claire County Parks & Forestry at (715) 839-4783.

Eau Claire City Groomed Trails
Grooming Update:
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  • City Wells Area PDF -- located on the east side of Riverview Drive, across from Riverview Park. Flat trail, approximately 3 miles. 
  • Carson Park PDF -- located in the park, east entrance off Lake Street, or South entrance off Menomonie Street, loop course accessed off the main parking lot. Rolling terrain with 1 hill, approximately 1 mile loop. 
  • Fairfax Park PDF -- located on the City's south side just off of Golf Road. Access trail on the north side of the park road, fairly flat trail, approximately 1.7 miles. 
  • Pinehurst Park -- located on the City's north side on Delbert Road. This location is a part of the Pinehurst Winter Recreation Area. The trail is slightly less than 1 mile in length and has multiple hills.

Eau Claire County Groomed Trails
Grooming Update: Eau Claire County Parks & Forest Ski Trail Conditions

  • Coon Fork County Park PDF -- located 4 miles east of Augusta, Wisconsin. Daily/annual vehicle entrance passes are required.
  • Lowes Creek County Park PDF -- located just a couple miles south of Eau Claire off of S. The park has approximately 5 miles of ski trails. Winter snowshoe/pet walking trails are groomed to separate these recreation uses from ski trails. Daily/annual vehicle entrance passes are required.
  • Tower Ridge PDF -- located east of Eau Claire off CTH I in the town of Seymour. Fifteen miles of cross-country skiing on groomed, flat or hilly and open track. Daily/annual vehicle entrance passes are required.

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