Iola Winter Sports Club

IWSC, is Iola Winter Sports Club, and we are membership driven, yet open to the public also for trail skiing, snowshoeing, ski and snowshoe rental, event building rental and ski jumping, the Ice Age Trail also crosses through and has access at IWSC. IWSC Nordic Center cross country trails are 20 kilometers in length, groomed for both skate and classic skiing, 6.5 kilometers of lights provide great night skiing. Expert skiers to families will enjoy the mixed terrain and warm accommodating Chalet at IWSC. IWSC is also home to IWSC Nordic Ski Team HS/MS (2014 Girls HS State Champions), Saturday Morning Youth Ski League and ski jumping, and the Iola Air Force Ski Jumping Team. Norseman Hill (@IWSC) has five hills (jumps), K5, K10, K30, K40 and K65. The K5 and K65 are also used in summer with plastic matting and stainless steel track.


From Iola, take Hwy 49 N 5 mi to Cty MM; then 2 mi W on MM to Norseman Hill.


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Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type

  • Groomed
  • Tracked
  • Flat
  • Hilly
  • Open
  • Wooded
  • Ski Skating

Snack Bar

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Trail Length (miles)

  • 12