Snowshoes, classic-style cross-country ski equipment, and kicksleds are available for rent during the winter season at the Lebanon Hills Visitor Center for use in Lebanon Hills Regional Park.
Winter rental hours (conditions permitting)
Due to poor trail conditions, equipment rental is currently unavailable
Dec. 26, 2020–March 14, 2021
Regular hours: Daily, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Trail conditions can limit equipment availability, please call 651-554-6530 for the most up-to-date information.
NEW in 2020: Online equipment reservations required
Online reservations are now required for all equipment rentals. Reservations may be made up to seven days in advance as well as same-day (up until the beginning of their preferred start time).
Due to COVID-19, walk-up rental requests have been discontinued.
Renting Winter Equipment During COVID-19 Planning Guide
Make a reservation
Cross-country ski rental rates (Price includes skis, poles, boots)
Ski boot sizes range from US size 11 (toddler) to US size 15 (men's).
Adult (ages 18 and older): $10 per hour (due to COVID-19, 3-hour rates have been discontinued)
Child (ages 17 and younger): $7 per hour (due to COVID-19, 3-hour rates have been discontinued)
Skis only: $5 per hour
Boots only: $4 per hour
Poles only: $2 per hour
All rental ski equipment is Classic-style and uses NNN binding system and is only compatible with other NNN equipment.
Dakota County Park ski pass (required for all skiers ages 18+)
Daily Ski Pass: $6
Purchase a daily pass online.
Season Ski Pass: $25
Purchase a season pass online.
Snowshoe rental rates
Sizes for the whole family, up to 350 pounds.
Adult (ages 18 and older): $7 per hour (due to COVID-19, 3-hour rates have been discontinued)
Child (ages 17 and younger): $5 per hour (due to COVID-19, 3-hour rates have been discontinued)
Kicksled rental rates
$5 per hour
Equipment is available by online reservation only, no exceptions. Please bring a photo ID when arriving for your rental. Users under the age of 18 can use rented equipment as long as the equipment has been reserved and checked out by a parent or guardian over the age of 18. Rented equipment is for use in Lebanon Hills Regional Park only and cannot be transported offsite.
Dakota County Park Ski Pass is required for all skiers ages 18 and older.
Check Trail Conditions.
Payment and cancellation policy
Payment is due upon reservation. Visa, MasterCard and Discover are accepted. Changes to reservations can be made 24 hours or more in advance of the rental start time.
For a full refund, cancellations must be made 24 hours or more in advance. Changes to reservations and cancellation refunds are not available 24 hours or less in advance.