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Family Snowshoe and Cross-Country Ski Program

Update: March 14th, 2022

The cross-country ski and snowshoe rental program is currently not operating due to lack of snow. 


The City of Mount Pearl provides free contactless snowshoe and cross-country ski rentals! Get outside and enjoy the beautiful trails around Power’s Pond with friends and family.

LOCATION

Power’s Pond Boat House (Enter from Clyde Avenue)

DATES/TIMES

Open daily from 12:30pm to 8pm until March 31, 2022 (Weather permitting)

Please note, days of operation are weather dependent and based on snow cover. Please call the info line at 709-764-7635 for updated facility operations during hours of operation.

COST/RENTAL PERIOD

The snowshoes, skis, and two adaptable sleds are FREE to rent!

The rental period is 2 hours per person (participants may utilize equipment as a bubble and one must be an adult).

Note we have limited quantities available and they will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Both kids and adult sizes available, or bring along your own!

GROOMED TRAILS

Throughout the winter months, the city grooms areas of its trail system for walking, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Groomed trails are highlighted in red and can be found here: Winter groomed trail map.

COVID-19 GUIDELINES

Please help us prevent the spread of the COVID-19:

  • Participants must always observe safe physical distancing by keeping at least 6 feet (2m) between other people.
  • Please stay home if you are sick.
  • Practice proper hand hygiene by washing your hands or using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.