Outdoor Skating Rinks

Rink Rules:

  • Before skating on the Lake make sure to check the ice depths to ensure if is safe for use. You can find ice depth information updated weekly on this page.
  • All City rinks are unsupervised areas. The City of Chestermere is not responsible for loss or injury to rink users or damaged property.
  • It is recommended that children under the age of 12 be accompanied by an adult.
  • Wearing a helmet is strongly encouraged and protective padding is highly recommended.
  • No smoking or controlled substances are permitted at these rinks.
  • You must leave the ice during scheduled maintenance. 
  • Reminder: the City does not plow rinks on weekends or holidays.

 Get Involved and Adopt-A-Rink: Help to maintain an outdoor ice rink by connecting with our Parks Team! Just call (403) 207-2807 or e-mail recreation@chestermere.ca.

Lake Ice Measurements: Visit the Lake Ice Measurements page for the latest information and remember that no ice is safe ice.

COVID-19 Guidance for Outdoor Winter Recreation: COVID-19 Guidance for Winter Recreation (alberta.ca)

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Public Ice Rinks

Ice Rink Location Status Date Condition Comments
Kinniburgh Rink Sandpiper Point & Sandpiper Crescent OPEN Jan 5, 2021 Good Maximum capacity: 3 people
St. Gabriel Archangel School Rink 197 Invermere Road OPEN Jan 5, 2021 Good Please stay off of taped area. Still under development.
Maximum capacity: 8 people
Alta-Link Rink Rainbow Falls Grove & Seagreen Link OPEN Jan 5, 2021 Good Maximum capacity: 22 people
McIvor Rink 145 McIvor Terrace OPEN Jan 5, 2021 Good Please stay off of taped area. Still under development.
Maximum capacity: 6 people
Chestermere Lake Rink - Anniversary Park 208 W Chestermere Drive OPEN Jan 5, 2021 Good Maximum capacity: 49 people
The Lake The Landing OPEN Jan 5, 2021 Good Maximum capacity: 26 people (per rink)

* Please note: Caution tape at outdoor rinks indicates that the rink is temporarily closed due for flooding maintenance or the ice may be too soft for skating at that time. 

Storm Ponds - Danger

The City prohibits recreational activities on storm ponds. The water levels and ice thickness change throughout the winter due to the freeze-thaw cycle and it is unsafe to be on these ponds. Going on these storm ponds is prohibited.  

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