At Klasinski clinic, we love our community. Stevens Point is known as a wonderful area for recreation and fun from spring through the fall. What many people may not know is that the area is just as fantastic over the winter months. Check out these winter activities to ensure you have a blast in Stevens Point this winter.
Everyone from toddlers to adults love sledding, and Iverson Park has great hills for sledding enthusiasts whether they use sleds, toboggans, or saucers. There is even a hill specifically for children six years of age and under, which helps keep everyone safe.
Snowshoeing, Hiking and Fat Tire Biking
If you are looking to get off the beaten path check out Green Circle Trail. It offers 26-miles of scenic hiking and biking trails that loop through the Stevens Point area and connect with over 20 miles of additional trails. It winds through forests and parks, over wetlands, and along rivers, offering the perfect opportunity for snowshoeing, hiking and fat tire biking.
Snowboarding and Skiing
Not only are there some fantastic sledding hills in Iverson Park, but you’ll also find choice snowboarding hills nearby. These hills are exclusively for snowboarders looking to shred on the slopes. For those who are looking exclusively for places to ski check out Iverson Park and Standing Rocks Park. Iverson Park offers a 2.5 mile cross country ski trail and Standing Rocks Park offers both downhill and cross country skiing options.
If you enjoy lacing up your skates and hitting the ice, there are plenty of opportunities around Stevens Point. Iverson and Goerke Parks offer lighted outdoor skating rinks. If you prefer to do your skating indoors, you’re in luck. K.B. Willet Ice Arena has numerous events and skating opportunities throughout the winter months.
The Wisconsin River offers excellent fishing in Stevens Point, even in the winter. Depending on the temperature the river freezes over and offers some ice fishing opportunities. If you’re an angler, look no further than Stevens Point in the winter. The bottom line is that there are plenty of activities to help you have fun and keep active during the winter months. Hours of operation for most facilities can be found on the Stevens Point city website.
The most important thing is to stay active and stay warm throughout the winter. If you find yourself feeling sluggish or stiff this winter, give us a call at Klasinski Clinic.