Higley Flow State Park

School Group Ski Trips

Miles of groomed cross-country ski and snowshoe trails free of charge during winter months!

  • Unique field trip for winter fun and healthy exercise
  • Learn an inexpensive lifelong activity for families or individuals
  • Experience nature in winter (animal tracks/snow dens/winter birds and mammals) bluebird skies and striking white snow lying on evergreen branches
  • Learn the physics and grace of snowshoeing or skiing
(315) 262-2880 to schedule
ski rental setup
A wide array of skis, boots, poles, and snowshoes are available. Photo by Valerie White


  • Free use of all equipment for school groups. 25 sets of snowshoes and various sizes of skis/boots/poles to accommodate a group of 25-30.
  • Groups of 30-40 may want to split between the ski and snowshoe equipment and switch mid-excursion
  • Higley Friends Lodge, a great space for having lunch/ bathrooms/ warming / relaxing
  • Great for school clubs/ groups/ rewards.
  • Friends of HFSP may be able to provide skilled volunteer instructors to augment your school chaperones.
  • Call the Park at (315) 262-2880 for more details and information about booking a trip for your school group
  • Grants available for transportation