Minnesota's Legacy

Complete development of the winter recreation area at Lake Elmo Lake Reserve

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$716,000
Fund Source
Parks & Trails Fund
Recipient
Washington County
Start Date
July 2010
End Date
June 2013
Counties Affected
Washington
Washington
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2009, Chp. 172, Art. 3, Sec. 3 (a) (SFY 2011) PTFL
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$716,000
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Growth in park's winter visits over time. The 2015 annual report will compare 2012-13 park visits in winter (post-construction) to 2010-11 park visits in winter (pre-construction) to measure the effect of constructing this winter recreation area.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The 2012-2013 season had 60,000 skiers. The project is complete and the grant closed out with final report submitted in July 2012

Recipient Board Members
County Board
Project Overview

Lake Elmo Park Reserve. Complete Winter Recreation Area development that was started with FY 2010 Parks and Trails Fund grant including: plan winter recreation area project, develop or re-develop recreation facilities to accommodate evening use, install lighting for ski trails and site, develop roads and parking lot, remodel or replace barn for use as a trailhead, and provide signage and other amenities to enhance park visitor's experience

Project Details

Lake Elmo Park Reserve

Project Manager
First Name
Sandy Breuer
Street Address
14949 62nd St N
City
Stillwater
State
MN
Zip Code
55082
Phone
651-430-4303
Email
sandy.breuer@co.washington.mn.us