CANCELLED - ChillFest Free Ski & Snow Shoe Rentals

Friday, February 11, 2022 - 12:00pm to 10:00pm
North Bank Lodge, Pippy Park

Due to weather, as there is no snow, the free snow shoe rental is cancelled. Please check out the other events ChillFest has to offer!

Get your friends and family together and head outside for an afternoon of Free ski & snowshoe rentals at the Winter Activity Centre located at beautiful Pippy Park North Bank Lodge. Snowshoes and classic cross-country skis are available

Identification is required to rent skis and snowshoes. 

Skiing and snowshoeing are weather dependent, and conditions can change daily. For more information on booking rentals, facility requirements and trail operations, please call the Winter Activity Centre Info Line at (709) 737-3651.

Adaptive equipment is available to individuals who require their use. Equipment must be pre-booked by calling (709) 576-6972 or emailing

Please respect COVID-19 public health guidelines while enjoying snowshoeing. Vaccine passports and masks are required. We recommend keeping two metres of physical distance from others that are not close contacts to stay safe. 

As per Public Heath Guidelines anyone aged 19 and over will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination and identification upon entry in any City of St. John’s Recreation Facility. The public are reminded that masks are required when visiting City facilities and social distancing measures are still in place.

Please note that the NLVaxPass is NOT required to ski or snowshoe at the park.