Outdoor Rinks Closed for the Season

Outdoor Rinks Closed for the Season

February 9, 2023

Outdoor Rinks Closed for the Season

Due to forecasted warmer temperatures over the next couple of weeks, the outdoor rinks will remain closed and are not expected to reopen for the season. These temperatures are not conducive to maintaining ice to safe conditions for public skating.


December 28, 2022

Outdoor Rinks Closed

Due to the warmer temperature, the outdoors rinks have been

temporarily closed until colder weather.


December 20, 2022

Outdoor Rinks Open

Due to colder temperatures, Castlegar's outdoor community rinks are now open for skating & hockey.

The rinks are free to use and located at the back side of Kinnaird Park, 2501 14th Avenue. They are open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day and lit during the evening hours. 

Both rinks normally remain open until late January or early February if the temperatures stay at, or below, freezing. The rinks may close from time-to-time according to weather conditions or maintenance needs. Notifications will be posted on the City’s Facebook page and website.

The City of Castlegar is a service centre in the West Kootenay. The diversified and growing economy is focused on the forestry, energy and mining sectors in the valley, and commercial services in the City. Quality of life features backcountry adventure and an increasingly dynamic urban culture, including the Millennium Park & Ponds and SculptureWalk.

For Additional Information:

Civic Works Department                                               

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