Ice Skating

Take a spin on your ice skates at Big White’s Olympic sized outdoor 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
December - March (weather permitting)
11:00am - 10:00pm Friday & Saturday December - March (weather permitting)
11:00am - 10:00pm

Holiday Periods:

Christmas Break
Spring Break 

December 19th - January 4th
March 14th - April 4th

*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
 Skate Sharpening
$6.00 $9.00/hour $5.00/hour
($30 deposit required) 
$5.00 $5.00 + HST 

All rentals require a credit card and photo identification. 

Prices do not include tax and are subject to change without notice.

info-icon.jpg Helpful Information

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

thumb-icon.jpg Quick Tips

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

map-icon.jpg 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

house-icon.jpg 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.
Discover Ice Skating at Big White.
Beyond the Snow - Skating Rink.

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