Cross-Country Skiing

Cross Country skiing is allowed in all Le Sueur County Parks. Currently, Ney Nature Center is the only park that features groomed trails. Bradshaw Woods, Lake Washington Regional Park, Rays Lake Park, and Richter Woods are all parks that have ungroomed trails that also get used by cross country skiers.

Ney Nature Center

Ney Nature Center has approximately 4.5 miles of groomed trails. For the latest trail conditions, please check their Facebook Page or call their office at 507-357-8580. View the Winter Trail Map (PDF).

Bradshaw Woods

Bradshaw Woods has nearly a half mile ungroomed trail loop that is used in the winter months by cross country skiers, snowshoers, and hikers. View the Trail Map (JPG).

Lake Washington Regional Park

Lake Washington Regional Park has 3.5 miles of ungroomed trails that are used in the winter months by cross country skiers, snowshoers, and hikers. View the Trail Map (PDF).

Rays Lake Park

Rays Lake Park has.75 miles of ungroomed trails around the perimeter of the park that is used in the winter months by cross country skiers, snowshoers, and hikers.

Richter Woods

Richter Woods has 2.5 miles of ungroomed trails within the park that are used in the winter months by cross country skiers, snowshoers, and hikers. This is a popular location for blazing your own ski trails through the woods. View the Trail Map (PDF).