The ice skating rink at Wayside Park has opened for the season. The ice rink is always open for skating throughout the winter, except when the 'Stay Off Ice' sign is posted. The Wayside Warming House is open and staffed throughout the season.
Cross country ski trails are open, but have not received enough snow yet to allow for grooming.
Nearly 600 people attended the New Year's Eve open gym at Luther College, sponsored by Decorah Park-Rec. That was an increase of around 100 people from the attendance on New Year's Eve in 2016.