At Riverbend Recreation Area
16618 Twp. Rd. 208
Raccoon Run Winter Sports Center is open from December through March on weekends and some holidays from 11 AM to 5 PM. This year the Winter Sports Center will also be open weekdays from December 22 through January 1, conditions permitting. During the ski season, please call the center at 419-424-1555 before you go as ground and weather conditions change.
The concession is located at RIVERBEND RECREATION AREA in Big Oaks Area at Shelter #3; the concession offers cross-country skiing and snowshoeing equipment rentals. The concession is open to the general public with rentals provided on a first come, first served basis, and operates seasonally during good snow conditions (4+ inches) from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Participants can enjoy warm refreshments and a warm fire afterwards inside the concession area of Shelter 3.Other times may be added as good conditions present themselves. Reach the Raccoon Run concession during open hours to check conditions by calling 419-424-1555.
FEES: Hourly rates are set at $7.00 per hour, or $20.00 for all day. HPD accepts checks (preferred), made payable to Hancock Park District, or cash in small denominations. The exact amount is appreciated. Rental fees are paid when equipment is rented at the winter sports center. HPD no longer accepts any bills larger than $20 denomination for facility reservations, program fees, and concession fees (ski rentals, boat rentals, and hayrides).
DIRECTIONS TO RIVERBEND
RACCOON RUN BROCHURE - Photos provided by the Hancock County Convention & Visitors Bureau
RACCOON RUN DISCOUNT COUPON
HPD VISITOR GUIDE
WINTER SPORTS IN YOUR HANCOCK PARKS from HANCOCK PARK DISTRICT on Vimeo. (Please note: The video erroneously states that Beginner Cross Country Ski Workshops are $10; however, the Beginner Cross Country Ski Workshops cost $12.)