Winter Activities Day

Ice Fishing, Snowshoeing,

Cross-Country Skiing (and hot dogs!)

Saturday, February 11th, 2023

  • Location: Cottage Grove Ravine Park

9653 Keats Ave S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016

  • Time: Various times between 10 am to 3pm

  • What to bring: Warm clothes, camp chair, and Cub Scout spirit! If you have any gear for these events feel free to bring your own.

  • Cost: $7 (if you need a daily county park permit) Paid at kiosk at entrance

  • Ice Fishing, Fire, and Hot Dogs
    10 am - 3 pm - Ongoing
    Ice fishing equipment and lunch/snacks will be provided. Please bring your own camp chair. We will have a few ice houses set up with heaters and there is a pavilion/warming house at the park. Expert ice fishing Leaders and Scouts will to assist with with ice fishing. There will be a contest for the most and biggest fish!

  • Cross Country Skiing (rsvp required)
    45 min reservations @ 11am; 12pm; 1pm
    We have 10 youth and 10 adult beginner cross country skis rented for three hours beginning at 11 am. They are skis and poles only, you use you own boots that are strapped to the skis. (you can also bring your own skis). We will be rotating groups of skiers through the three hours at a trail along the lake. Please
    RSVP for a timeslot on the Signup genius if you plan on skiing.

  • Guided Snowshoe Hike (rsvp required)
    1:45 - 3 pm
    Meet on the Lake at 1:45 pm for a guided snowshoe hike with Washington County Park Rangers! There is limited space - please
    RSVP for a spot on the Signup Genius.

Please RVSP now to reserve your spot for skiing and snowshoeing!!! (limited equipment available)

See you on the ice and trails!!!

Any questions, contact

Ross Dahlin:


Brian Cretzmeyer

Pack 60 Outdoor Activities Coordinator