Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing
Hildene is an historic home built in 1905 by President Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln's son, Robert as a summer residence. The Welcome Center, Museum Store, Pullman Car, Farm, House and exhibits are open year-round 9:30 to 4:30. In the winter months, the Pavilion adjacent to the Welcome Center houses a rental shop. Our approximately 12 miles of walking trails on the estate become ski trails with varying levels of difficulty. We offer ski and snowshoe rentals for children and adults.
Our ski season runs from mid-December to mid-March 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, weather permitting.
Adult Admission $20.00
Youth Admission $5.00
Ski Rental Package $15.00
Snowshoe Rental $15.00
Slip-on Grippers Rental $5.00
When conditions permit, trails are are open daily 9:30 to 4:30.
January 2016 We are not open yet for cross-country skiing or snowshoeing this season. Our trails, however, are always open for walking - just be sure to check in at the Welcome Center first.
Parking is in the main lot adjacent to the Welcome Center. For your safety and so we can be aware that people are on the trails, everyone, including members, must sign in at the Welcome Center. Thank you!