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Elver Park

Closed Now: 11:00 - 19:00
Open today: 11:00 - 19:00
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Elver Park in winter.

One of several of the really nice parks in Madison. Good for x-country skiing. Cross the road for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
billfeeny
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Madison, Wisconsin
Fun disc golf course

Played two rounds here during Worlds in 2016. It was a well-kept course. Watch out for that... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
John B
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Carrollton, Texas
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“Elver Park in winter.”
6 Nov 2018
“The Best sledding hill!”
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Favorite place for residents and visitors to play in the winter with open skating, hockey, sledding, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.
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1301 Gammon Rd., Madison, WI 53719
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Reviewed yesterday

One of several of the really nice parks in Madison. Good for x-country skiing. Cross the road for the good stuff.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank billfeeny
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Elver Park on Madison's far west side has long been our favorite hill to come for winter sledding. It's a long, steep hill which makes for very fast sledding. PLEASE make sure you climb back up the hill to the far right, NOT up the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Went with my niece and nephew to play in the snow and it was a blast. Definitely a great place to enjoy as a family and a fun winter spot to visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank IndigoIce8
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Ice-skating and sledding? Basketball and tennis? Softball and running? Yes to all. If you have small kids there is less to do in summer unless you want to "climb the mountain" which is the large sledding hill. If you like sports bring your tennis and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank M B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Played two rounds here during Worlds in 2016. It was a well-kept course. Watch out for that poisonous yellow parnsip stuff if you go off the fairway. Looks like a popular park for non-disc golfers too. Saw several people running up the hill for "fun"....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank John B
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We had so much fun sledding down this free attraction and warmed up in the warming house too. The facilities were great. Ice skating, hockey and cross country skiing looked fun too!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank 651brookeb
Reviewed 31 March 2016

No better place in madison to go sledding. Watch out for oncoming sleds though, I've seen some amazing wipeots...literally head over heels!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Caseyhelbach
Reviewed 28 October 2015

This city park satisfies virtually every purpose for going to a park. It is not one of those nice flat parks. It has easy walking, running, biking and skiing terrain, but it also has significant hills and wooded areas. This is an A+ park.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank JoeM614W
Reviewed 27 January 2014

We came to Madison to do some skiing and skating. The skiing at Elver Park is definitely geared toward the skating style of skiing. Unfortunately, we were doing traditional cross country skiing. The trails were in very poor condition. A total waste of $14.00. Very...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank Go_to_AZ
Reviewed 27 December 2013

I grew up on the Southwest side of Madison so I watched Elver Park take shape starting in the late 1970s and have spent a lot of time there over the years. When I return to Madison for a family visit, I almost always include...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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