Winter After Hours - Every Thursday night in January & February at Pinehurst Park

Cool winter action for adults and kids alike in Eau Claire's festively-lit Pinehurst Park!

Thu. Jan. 3 6-8pm

Thu. Jan. 10 6-8pm

Thu. Jan. 17 6-8pm

Thu. Jan. 24 6-8pm

Thu. Jan. 31 6-8pm

Thu. Feb. 7 6-8pm

Thu. Feb. 14 6-8pm

Thu. Feb. 21 6-8pm

Thu. Feb. 28 6-8pm

Thu. Mar. 7 6-8pm

Fun winter sports and activities for families, friends, church groups, athletes and hot cocoa drinkers.

Sledding & Snow Tubing

the best sledding hills in the city, steep and wide


snowboard park, jumps and rails

Ice Skating

circular rink for general skating

Hockey Rink

full hockey rink with goals and walls


groomed and lit trails and snowshoes available on site

Cross Country Skiing

60 acres of groomed and lit trails

Giant Fire Pit

maybe bring some smores

Free Hot Cocoa

What's better than hot cocoa in the crisp winter air? Nothing.

Fat-Tire Biking

groomed and lit trails for fat tire bikes

Winter Kubb

Eau Claire is the Kubb capital of the USA, even in the winter


merry winter music

Warming House and Restrooms

great facilities, and ample parking

Ice skates and snowshoes will be avaliable on site.

provided by Riverside Bike & Skate

Photos and News

Winter After Hours - January 2018

Weekly activities include ice skating, snow shoeing, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Jan. 18 featured a special fat tire bike race.

Winter After Hours - January 2017

Winter After Hours took place on Thursday, Jan 12 at Boyd Park in Eau Claire and continues each Thursday through the end of February. Activities include ice skating, snowshoeing, winter kubb, snow sculptures.

Pinehurst Park

Winter After Hours has been massively upgraded! Pinehurst Park has all you could ask for.

Hwy 53 - turn right onto Delbert Rd (not a stoplight intersection), go a few blocks thru the neighborhood.

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Born and raised. Group Health Cooperative was founded here over 40 years ago and to this day remains a proud part of the Chippewa Valley. Caring for and about their members made them the #1 health plan in Wisconsin. That’s because a real person will always answer the phone (often in less than five seconds!) and they take the time and care to guide their members through the health care maze. Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire. Picture health differently.

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Presenting Partners

Outdoor More

Outdoor More's vision is to create a local destination for Chippewa Valley residents of all ages to snowboard, downhill ski, and tube. We want to create a place where kids can have fun and be active outside in winter; a place to compete among friends; a place that will become a year-round action sports gathering place.

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Eau Claire Parks & Recreation

The mission of the Eau Claire Park's Recreation, and Forestry Department is to be a leading provider and facilitator of high quality park, recreation, and forestry services that will improve the quality of life for citizens, user groups, and visitors of Eau Claire.

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Volume One is the fast-growing culture and entertainment publication, website, and event production company of the Chippewa Valley. Chippewa Valley Family magazine is your guide for family events, resources, stories, and news in Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls, and Menomonie, WI. Produced by Volume One.