Ice Skating

Skating rink is now closed for the remainder of the 2017/18 season.

Take a spin on your ice skates at Canada's highest outdoor skating rink, surrounded by the breathtaking view of snow-covered trees and picturesque mountains. Whether you are looking for leisurely ice skating with family and friends, or a friendly pickup hockey game with the locals, this world-class rink is for you.
 

Operating Dates & Times   

11:00am - 9:00pm Sunday - Thursday Open daily
11:00am - 10:00pm Friday & Saturday Open daily
11:00am - 10:00pm Holiday Periods:
Christmas Break (Dec. 22 - Jan. 6)
BC Family Day Weekend (Sun, Feb 11)
Presidents Week (Feb. 17 - 24)
Spring Break (Mar. 16 - Apr. 1)
Open daily
(Conditions dependent)

Start & end dates are subject to change with weather conditions.
Hours and dates of operation are subject to change based upon weather and conditions.

Ice Skating Rates 

Rink Ticket Skate Rental Hockey Stick Rental Helmet Rental Souvenir Puck
FREE $11.00/hour $5.00/hour ($30 deposit required) $5.00/hour $5.00

All rentals require a credit card and photo identification. Prices do not include tax and are subject to change without notice.

A waiver needs to be signed by all persons wanting to rent skates. If you are 18 and under a Parent or Legal Guardian who is 19+ and over need to sign a waiver for you before you can rent skates.


Helpful Information

  • All participants must be wearing skates to enter the rink.
  • Slap shots and raising the puck are not permitted.
  • Helmets recommended.
  • Strollers and wheelchairs are not permitted on the rink. 
  • All participants must follow attendant's instructions. Unsafe conduct will result in the removal of your ticket without refund.


Quick Tips

  • Be prepared for varying weather conditions and temperatures.
  • Wear warm winter clothing.


How to Get There

  • From the Village Centre - take Lara's Gondola to Happy Valley, turn right in front of Happy Valley Day Lodge for entrance to the skating rink
  • By Vehicle - Park in the Happy Valley Parking Lot, proceed to the skating rink


Facilities

  • Olympic sized ice surface. 
  • Ticket Sales located in the Happy Valley Day Lodge.
  • Hot snacks/beverages available for purchase in the Happy Valley Day Lodge, featuring Belgian Waffles, hot dogs, hot chocolate, and some other types of snack food and beverages.
  • Heated Washroom facilities in the Happy Valley Day Lodge.
  • Fully lit for night skating.
  • Bonfire daily after 3pm to warm up around.
  • Ice buddies to assist beginner skaters.


 

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