Winter Park Closed for the Season

March 3, 2017

Thank You!
Kewaunee County Promoton & Recreation Staff Closes Winter Park for the Season
 
KEWAUNEE, WI – It is time to thank everyone who has recently visited Winter Park, N3751 Ransom Moore Lane, Kewaunee, as the Kewaunee County Promotion & Recreation Department and Winter Park Association have officially closed the park for skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and snowshoeing until next season.

In the nearly two months of being open to the public, Winter Park had welcomed more than 7,000 visitors, including private parties to the hills.

Unfortunately, due to the fluctuating temperatures, the terrain at Winter Park has become extremely icy and the snow is starting to melt away.

"We had a great run this season and our decision to close is not only because we have warmer weather on the way and dangerous hill conditions, it is also based on us looking out for the safety of our visitors, volunteers and staff," said Dave Myers, Kewaunee County Promotion & Recreation Director. "We can’t wait for next season, we have some great things in mind."

The date of when Winter Park will re-open will not be determined, until we once again have just the right temperatures to make enough snow to build a good base.

"Winter Park will be back up and running before we know it, we live in Wisconsin," said Jennifer Schneider, Kewaunee County Tourism Coordinator/Public Information Officer. "In the meantime, we would love to have visitors come on out and give our disc-golf course, which winds through the woods at Winter Park, a try."

The Kewaunee County Promotion & Recreation Department would also like to thank its staff for all of their hard work this season, the Winter Park Association for the endless amount of hours they put into the park every year, as well as the volunteers who help with rentals and concessions.


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