Maplewood State Park to host candlelight ski event

PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. -- A candlelight ski event will take place 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Maplewood State Park.

PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - A candlelight ski event will take place 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Maplewood State Park.

The event will feature skiing, hiking and snowshoeing on a 1-mile ski trail lit by 150 candles. The event will also include hot chili, bars and hot drinks. Chili will be ready to serve by 5 p.m.

Guests age 16 and older will require a ski pass. Daily passes are available for $6, and one-year ski passes are available for $20. Minnesota Park Stickers are required. For more information, call Maplewood State Park at 218-863-8383.