Weekends • Dec 28, 2019 – Mar 29, 2020
Whirlpool Golf Course, Niagara Falls
Take a breath of fresh winter air and admire the beauty of the season snowshoeing along one of Niagara Parks’ three winter trails at Whirlpool Golf Course. With seamless elevation changes and breathtaking winter scenes throughout, our snowshoeing trails offer an opportunity to revel in a mindful moment with nature at your own pace. Enjoy this classic Canadian winter activity as part of your Great Canadian Winter Lodge experience at Niagara Parks.
Niagara Parks’ short, medium and long snowshoeing trails at Whirlpool Golf Course meander through snow-dusted trees that line sections of the golf course. All three trails are self-guided and feature some moderate elevation changes and scenic vantage points.
Take in stunning views of the winterized Niagara River Parkway along this 1-kilometre long trail. The short trail is relatively flat and has two moderate elevation changes.
Path: Golf holes 10 & 18
Estimated completion time: 30 to 45 minutes
The medium trail is approximately 2 kilometres long and features tree-lined sections along a relatively flat path. Snowshoe through four moderate elevation changes before the trail ends at the Whirlpool Clubhouse along the Niagara River Parkway.
Path: Golf holes 10, 11, 16, 17 & 18
Estimated completion time: 1 to 2 hours
The long trail features six moderate elevation changes along a 3.5-kilometre path. Wind through sections of snow-dusted trees lining the Niagara River Parkway and see views of the Niagara Parks School of Horticulture as well as some deer habitat areas before finishing at the Whirlpool Clubhouse.
Path: Golf holes 10 through 18
Estimated completion time: 2 to 3 hours
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Hours WEEKENDS • DEC 28, 2019 – MAR 29, 2020
Adult Trail Only
Child Trail Only
Snowshoe rental includes unlimited trail access. Family pass includes snowshoe rental and unlimited trail access for two adults and two children (ages 6 to 12). All prices in CAD and exclude tax.
Whirlpool Golf Course
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