Ice Skating

Skating rink is opening on Friday, December 7 at 11:00am.

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)
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 - Rentals at the Happy Valley Rental Shop

Rink Ticket Skate Rental Hockey Stick Rental Helmet Rental Souvenir Puck
FREE $12/hour $6hour ($30 deposit required) $6/hour $5

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.

 

Contact Us:

Direct: 250-491-6111
 

 

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