Groomed cross country ski trails are available at the Como Golf Course, Highland 9 Golf Course, and Phalen Golf Course. It is free to cross country ski with your own equipment on Saint Paul Parks and Recreation ski trails and no pass is required. See below for trail conditions. 

Cross Country Skiing Lessons

Cross country ski lessons are available at the Como Park Ski Center.

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Saint Paul Parks & Recreation Ski Trails

Como Park Ski Center/Golf Course (1431 Lexington Parkway North)

Phone: 651-488-9673

  • 1.7 K lighted ski trail loop for beginner level skiing and 5K of intermediate/advance level skiing
  • Groomed for classic and skate
  • Rental Package - Skis, Boots, and Poles $15
    • NEW FOR 2020: All equipment rentals must be reserved in advance online or by calling 651-266-6400. 

      • Individuals may pick up and use reserved equipment anytime during the 2 hour window for the date & timeframe listed above. 

      • Equipment must be returned by the end of the 2 hour window. 

  • Trail Map
  • Current Trail Conditions

Highland 9 Golf Course (1797 Edgcumbe Road)

Phalen Golf Course (1615 Phalen Drive)

Ramsey County Ski Trails

Battle Creek Regional Park (75 Winthrop St. South)

Battle Creek Regional Park trails are maintained by Ramsey County. A Minnesota State Ski Pass is required to ski on Battle Creek Regional Park trails for skiers age 16 and above.

  • Snowshoeing is not permitted on groomed ski tracks
  • 1K easier trails
  • 1.75K more difficult trails
  • 7K most difficult trails
  • Classic and skating trails
  • 4K of lighted trails. Trails are lighted from sunset to 9 p.m.
  • Trail map & additional information

Last Edited: November 13, 2020