Ice Skating in Whistler

  • A well-loved Canadian winter pastime – best enjoyed with friends and hot chocolate!
  • Skate outdoors in the heart of the Village in Whistler Olympic Plaza or on local lakes when conditions are safe
  • Skate indoors year-round at Meadow Park Sports Centre

Ice skating at the Olympic Plaza in the village

Each winter a special ice skating rink opens in Whistler Olympic Plaza, where you can go ice skating in the heart of Whistler Village with views of the surrounding mountains, the Olympic Rings and thousands of twinkling festive lights.

Dates and Hours for Winter 2018/19

Rink is normally open from December – March. Check back closer to winter for dates and times.

Skating at the Plaza


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Ice skating – Meadow Park Recreation Centre

Whistlers Meadow Park Recreation Centre has public ‘drop-in’ skating times and skate hire. Public skating takes place on most afternoons and some Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturday evenings. Skate rentals are available and friendly and courteous employees are on hand to help.

Visit the Resort Municipality of Whistler website or call 604-935-7529 for more information.

Ice skating – Alta or Green lakes

When it’s cold enough, out come the snow shovels to clear a place for ice skating on Alta or Green Lakes in Whistler. Please note, there is no provider in Whistler whereby you can rent skates, so guests will have to use their own.

NOTE: Visitors skate at their own risk!