Sled hills, ice rink opens for winter season

Metro Wire Staff

The Iverson Park Winter Sports Area opens at 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13.

The park has two toboggan hills, with toboggans for rent, a snowboard hill, and three sled-saucer hills, as well as a lit ice rink.

Regular hours are Fridays from 6-9 p.m., Saturdays from noon to 8 p.m., and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. Extended hours begin Dec. 21 and run through Jan. 1 in conjunction with the school holiday break.

Goerke Park outdoor skating rink and hockey rink will also open Friday at 6 p.m. The ice skating
facilities are open to the public during park hours and the warming house is open Monday through Friday, 6-9 p.m., Saturdays from noon to 8 p.m., and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. Participants who bring their own ice skates can use both rinks for free all winter.

Complete hours, pricing, and other details can be found at www.stevenspoint.com.