Northbrook Park District • 545 Academy Drive • Northbrook, IL 60062 • 847·291·2960 •  nbparks.org
 

Winter Facilities



Ice Rinks and Sled Hills
The Park District provides two outdoor ice rinks and two sled hills. Sled hills and ice rinks are not supervised. Skating and sledding involve a risk of injury; therefore, participation is at your own risk.

Weather/Activity Hotline at 847·291·2985

Rinks
The District needs 72 hours of weather below 15 degrees to begin freezing the rinks, followed by at least 5 days of below-freezing weather before skating is allowed.

Rental skates are available at the Northbrook Sports Center for $8/day; call 847·291·2993 for details.

Meadowhill Park
1479 Maple Avenue
Adjacent to Northbrook Junior High
Open daily
Dawn to 9pm (lighted)

Tower Rink
1225 Cedar Lane
Behind Village Hall
Open daily
Dawn to 9pm (lighted)
Hockey is not allowed at Tower Rink.

Sled Hills
Skiing, snowboarding and ramp building are not permitted on the sled hills.

Wood Oaks Green Park
1150 Sanders Road
Open daily dawn to dusk
Restrooms on site

Techny Prairie Park and Fields
1750 Techny Road
Open daily dawn to 9pm, lighted
Restrooms on site

Skiing and Snowshoeing at Sportsman's Country Club
From sunrise to sunset, enjoy cross-country skiing and snowshoeing on trails, wooded fairways and small hills. Bring equipment or rent from the clubhouse. Call the Golf Shop at 847·291·2351, ext. 3 to check ski conditions. (Closed 12/24-25, 12/31-1/1)

Equipment Rental Hours and Rates
Rentals open Tuesday-Sunday from 9am-3pm

Youth Cross-Country Skis $8/day
Adult Cross-Country Skis $12/day
Youth Snowshoes $3/day
Adult Snowshoes $5/day

Cross-Country Ski Instruction
Get outside, stay active and enjoy the beauty of the winter season with cross-country skiing. Learn the basic moves, develop speed and technique, and become more proficient at climbing hills. Lessons are available on Saturdays in January and February at Sportsman’s Country Club, weather permitting.

10am-Noon
$15 per lesson plus equipment rental

Candlelight Skiing
Ski our freshly groomed candlelight trails, and enjoy an evening outdoors with friends or family at Sportsman’s Country Club. Bring skis or rent ours. Ski dates will be announced here as weather permits. Call for details.

$5/person plus equipment rental if needed


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