Chester Bowl Getting New “Fun Slope”

Crews Prepare "Fun Slope" at Chester Bowl

The City of Duluth Parks and Recreation division is starting to prepare Chester Bowl Park for a new “fun slope.”

Crews will be out clearing out a section of the hill within the ski area in preparation for the upcoming winter season.

The new “fun slope” with gentle waves of snowy berms for skiing was identified as a desired addition to the park in the Chester Park Mini-Master Plan, approved in November 2014.

Crews will be working this week into next during daytime hours, but the public should not experience any interruption in their use of the park spaces or trails.

The area will be covered with wood chips to reduce erosion and smooth out the area winter operations.

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