Park calls families for winter fun

6 years ago

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — Aroostook State Park will host Winter Family Fun Day this Saturday, Feb. 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  

Families, friends, and outdoor enthusiasts everywhere are invited to come and enjoy the best of winter in the Aroostook County outdoors. Expert ski and snowshoeing instruction will be available to help participants enjoy all that winter has to offer.

Activities will include: cross country skiing, snowshoeing, sliding and snowmobile tote rides, and Smokey the Bear will be here to join in the on the day’s fun.  Loaner equipment will be on site, or participants can bring their own equipment. Remember to dress for the weather.

A warming hut, coffee, hot chocolate and a bonfire will be available all day. Lunch is provided.   

The fee is $1.50 per adult between the ages of 12-64; all others are free.     

For more information, call 768-8341.