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Open mid-November through mid-March
Monday through Friday: Noon to 9 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9 am to 9 pm


Chapin Forest Reservation
10381 Hobart Road
Kirtland, OH 44094
440-256-3810

Cross-country ski conditions: 440-954-4178
Follow us on @Lake_Metroparks for ski conditions


Pine Lodge Ski Center Information | Operating Schedule |
Rental Equipment | Rental Fees | Directions

Pine Lodge Ski Center Information

Approximately six miles of terrain that will challenge every ability from Novice to Intermediate. The ski center is opened and staffed when weather, snow accumulation, and conditions warrant opening (four inches of snow needed to ski on.

Pine Lodge Ski Center Information and Programs 2014

Chapin Forest Reservation Ski Trail Map

Girdled Road Reservation Ski Trail Map

Before visiting the center, call the Winter Sports Hotline for daily ski conditions and snow accumulation reports and to confirm the center is open for the day at 440-954-4178.

Trails

The trails at Chapin Forest Reservation are groomed regularly.

Approximately one mile of lighted trail will be lit nightly to accommodate the skiing public, weather permitting. The lights stay on until
9 pm when the when the ski conditions are good for skiing.

Snowshoes and cross-country skis are available for rent on a first-come, first-Father-daughter time cross-country skiing at Chapin Forest Reservationserved basis. All rentals need to be returned by 8:00 pm when the ski center closes.

For more information, call the Pine Lodge Ski Center at 440-256-3810. This number is answered only when the ski center is open.

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Schedule of Operation:
(weather dependent)

Monday through Friday: Noon to 9 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9 am to 9 pm

Holiday Hours:

  • Christmas Pine Lodge Ski CenterEve: 9 am to 6 pm
  • Christmas Day: Noon to 5 pm
  • New Year's Eve: 9 am to 9 pm
  • New Year's Day: 9 am to 9 pm
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:
    9 am to 9 pm
  • Presidents' Day: 9 am to 9 pm

Call the Winter Sports Hotline for daily ski conditions and snow accumulation reports and to confirm the center is open for the day at 440-954-4178.

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Rental Equipment:

  • Rental equipment is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Equipment cannot be reserved.
  • Equipment may be taken off Chapin Forest Reservation property to skiable areas within Lake Metroparks. A list of skiable areas will be supplied daily at Chapin Forest Pine Lodge.
  • Equipment must be returned at the end of the day it is rented unless other arrangements have been made with the ski center staff.
  • A driver's license is required as a deposit with all rentals. No rentals will go
    out one hour before closing.

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Rental Fees:
Ages Cross-country Skis Snowshoes
  per hour per day per hour per day
Adult (13 years & older) $5 $15 $3 $12
Youth (12 years & younger) $3 $9 $1.50 $6
Ski rental equipment includes ski boots, skis and poles.
  • Ski boot sizes available in child size 10 through adult size 14.
  • All rentals need to be returned by 8:00 pm when the ski center closes.
  • The ski center only accepts cash or check for rentals.

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Directions:
Take I-90 to Rt. 306 south for 3.5 miles to Euclid Chardon Road (Rt. 6) and turn right (west) for one mile to Hobart Road. Turn right (north) for almost l/2 mile to the park entrance located on the right (east) side of the road.

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