The Trailhead

Equipment Rentals

XC Skis + Snowshoes

All equipment rentals will be facilitated from The Trailhead in Theodore Wirth Park.

Rental Equipment Dates & Times

Rentals are available Monday – Sunday from 9am – 5:30pm.

The last rentals of the day will be given out at 4:00pm to ensure they can be returned by 5:30pm.

All cross-country skiers must purchase a Ski Trail Pass before using the trails. Maps and Trail Conditions will be updated online.

Bundle Packages (Skis, Boots, and Poles)

  • Basic Classic (3 hours): $13.00
  • Performance Classic (3 hours): $19.00
  • Skate (3 hours): $19.00

Skis Only

  • Basic classic (3 hours): $6.00
  • Classic Performance (3 hours): $12.00
  • Skate (3 hours): $12.00

Boots Only

  • Classic boots (3 hours): $5.00
  • Skate boots (3 hours): $10.00

Poles Only

  • Classic poles (3 hours): $5.00
  • Skate poles (3 hours): $5.00

All snowshoers should read through our Snowshoeing and Winter Hiking webpage before renting equipment in order to be familiar with the rules and to see updated maps and trail conditions. Snowshoes rentals will only be available when there is natural snow on the ground.

  • Snowshoes (3 hours): $12.00

Some snowshoers prefer to use ski poles to assist with balance, but these are not necessary to the sport.

  • Poles (3 hours): $5.00