Ski Trail Passes

MPRB Ski Trail Passes
General sale starts October 17, 2019

Get psyched for another awesome winter of skiing throughout the best park system in the country.

Get an All-Access Ski Pass to ski on all Minneapolis Parks trails, including on Theodore Wirth Park’s snowmaking trails where The Loppet Foundation’s continually-improving snowmaking capacity makes for great skiing all winter.

Purchase a Natural Snow Ski Pass to have access only to the natural snow trails of Hiawatha Golf Course, Columbia Golf Course, Theodore Wirth Park, and The Chain of Lakes.

Fastenal Parallel 45 and the MN World Cup

In March 2020 the best cross country skiers in the World will decend on Theodore Wirth Park for the Coop FIS Cross Country World Cup sprint finals, the first time in a generation that the globe’s best will have graced American snow.

To make things easier, for 2019 we’ve made a single ticketing portal for MPRB Ski Trail Passes and Fastenal Parallel 45 event passes. World Cup tickets are limited, so why not purchase your World Cup Admission Ticket while grabbing your Trail Pass?

Seasons Ski Trail Passes

All-Access Ski Pass

This pass is required to use all trails in the North Wirth Trails west of Theodore Wirth Parkway. This includes Hap Lutter Trails, Judy Lutter Loop, and Twin Lake Trail. This pass also allows the pass holder access to all groomed trails in the MPRB trail system, both snowmaking and natural snow.

Natural Snow Ski Pass

This pass allows the pass holder to ski in natural snow areas only. This includes the Chain of Lakes Trails, the trails at Columbia, Hiawatha, the South Wirth and North Wirth Trails, except for the snowmaking/lighted areas (the Hap Lutter Snowmaking Loop, the Judy Lutter Loop, and the Twin Lake Trail). This pass is recommended for the skier who is interested in skiing in natural snow areas only. For instance, someone who is interested primarily in skiing on the Chain of Lakes or at Hiawatha or Columbia.

Please note that there is no ability to ski on snowmaking or lit trails with this pass.

Season Ski Pass Pricing

All-Access Ski Pass - Individual or Primary Adult$90
All-Access Ski Pass - Additional Adult
(must be purchased at the same time & reside in same household)
All-Access Ski Pass - Youth 11 and Under$30
Natural Snow Ski Pass - Individual or Primary Adult$50
Natural Snow Ski Pass - Additional Adult
(must be purchased at the same time & reside in same household)

Daily Ski Trail Passes

Daily Ski Pass

These passes are intended for skiers who wish to access the trails for a single day. Daily passes are available for both All-Access and Natural Snow-only areas and may be purchased at Theodore Wirth Park or online and redeemed at any of our Winter Recreation locations.

Daily Ski Pass Pricing

All-Access Ski Pass - Daily Adult$20
All-Access Ski Pass - Daily Youth 11 & Under$10
Natural Snow Ski Pass - Daily Adult$8

Ski Passes are non-transferable and non-refundable. Pass must be signed and displayed to be valid. Lost passes are subject to a replacement fee of $30. Season Passes are valid from the date of purchase through the end of the ski season; Daily Passes are valid for the date of purchase only.

Group Opportunities

High School Nordic Teams, Youth Groups, Adult Ski Clubs, and other groups are encouraged to ski the trails at the Minneapolis Parks Ski System. Learn more about group opportunities ยป