|Sledding is a great way to get the whole family outside during winter weather.|
Outdoor lovers who don’t mind the chill will find tons of fun recreational activities in Wauwatosa during the winter. Bundle up, then get out in the crisp winter air!
For hikers, the Wisconsin winter is the perfect time break out a pair of snowshoes. Many of Wauwatosa’s walking and hiking trails are great for snowshoeing during the winter months. Hart Park is great place for winter outdoor lovers to cross-country ski and sled throughout the winter, as well as the home of a public outdoor ice skating rink. The Waterstone Bank Ice Rink at Center Street Park is another open air rink where everyone in the community can join in the fun. Wauwatosa is also just minutes away from the Pettit National Ice Center, a U.S. Olympic Training Site.
Also at Hart Park is the headquarters of the Wauwatosa Curling Club. Established in 1921, this club is still out on the ice inside the Muellner Building. Guests are welcome at any time – come for an Open House or contact the club to learn more about getting some basic curling instruction.