Whitewater area is a Wisconsin Winter Wonderland filled with a variety of winter fun. The trails of the Kettle Moraine are well groomed for cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing and skate-skiing. The city of Whitewater offers an outdoor ice-skating rink. Just a short drive to the east you will find the down hill skiing and snow bording of Alpine Valley. You can even endulge in a horsedrawn carriage ride.
Local Weather Forcast at TheWeatherChannel.
Snow condition report - down hill skiing /snow boarding. Snow Condition report - cross country ski trails.
General Trail info and maps at Wisconsin DNR. Kettle Morain Trail conditions hotline (262)594-6202
Local sporting goods shops offer winter service to the outdoor enthusiast.
Backyard Bikes and Ski Shop has all new equipment for rent. Open Sat and Sunday 9-5. On the corner of highways H and 12, convenient to the trail heads. Cross-country Classic Skis $18- Skate Skis $28 -Snow shoes $15. Non holiday weekdays save $3 on ski rentals, Ski waxing.
Quiet Hut Sports offers: cross country ski and snow shoe rental as well as ice skate sharpening. Open Saturday 9-5. Just a block from the Hamilton house.
BicycleWise and Sport Fitness offers: Ice Skate Sharpening, Ski Preparation, Snow Board Preparation, Ice Skate and Snow Shoe Rental. Open Saturdays 9-2.
Freeze Fest 3rd Saturday in February Cravath Lakefront Park
Come enjoy a full day of Winter fun at the Annual Freeze Fest in Whitewater, Wisconsin.
Horse drawn wagon will take you to a variety of activities. Not sure you want to endure the Polar Plunge then warm up at chili cook off. Bring your skates to glide around outdoor Ice Skating rink or Learn about a favorite northern winter sport during a Snow Dog presentation.