Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

City of Great Falls Montana

 

 

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


DATE:  January 11, 2013

CONTACT: Patty Rearden, 406-771-1265
  Deputy Director
  Keith Hollenback, 406-781-8966
  Eagle Falls Golf Superintendent


EAGLE FALLS GOLF COURSE OPENS
FOR CROSS COUNTRY SKIING AND SNOWSHOEING

GREAT FALLS, Montana – Eagle Falls Golf Club is now open to the public for cross country skiing and snowshoeing.  Hours are Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

The course is well marked and goes around the perimeter of the portion of the golf course on the south side of the railroad tracks for approximately ½ to ¾ of a mile. Guests are asked to stay on the marked trails. Approximately 5” of snow is needed to provide adequate cover for skiing and snowshoeing. 

Eagle Falls Golf Course is located at 1025 25th St. No.  Access to the course will be through the service road off of 38th St. North.  The road is not plowed so guests should plan accordingly.  The rules and the course map will be posted at the gate as well as an open/closed sign.  There will be no charge to ski or snowshoe.

For questions or further information, call the Park and Recreation Office at 406-771-1265.  The course map and the rules are also posted on the City’s website:  www.greatfallsmt.net.