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The Municipality of Port Hope operates an indoor skating rink at the Jack Burger Sports Complex. We also maintain the outdoor skating rink at Caroline Street. The indoor skating arena is available for public use and rentals

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Jack Burger Sports Complex

The Jack Burger Sports Complex was constructed in 1978 and was renovated to the exciting structure it is now in 2015.

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Caroline Street Rink

The Municipality of Port Hope’s outdoor ice rink is a natural ice surface. Located on Caroline Street, lights are available when the rink is open.

 
 

Please note that due to COVID-19 restrictions, recreational skating is by reservation and pre-payment in advance only. Please use our online tool or call customer service at 908-885-2474 ext 3225 to book your space. Due to limited space, changes and refunds will not be available for reserved times.  If you are unsure if you can attend a pre-booked time, please call the morning of the day you want to skate and see where there are spaces available. Reservations open on Thursdays at 6:45 a.m. for the following Sunday to Saturday bookings. 
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Skating descriptions

The skating schedule below is for the period of November 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021.

 Public Skating

Wednesday and Thursday at 4 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m.

Pay per person - $3.25 each

Public skating is open to all ages. Skaters under 9 years of age must be accompanied by a caregiver age 14 years or older. CSA approved safety equipment is recommended. CSA helmet is mandatory for skaters 5 years of age and younger.

 Parent and Tot Skating

Monday and Friday at 10 a.m.

Pay per person - $3.25 each

Parent and tot skating is for anyone 6 years of age or younger with an adult. Skates are mandatory for all participants. CSA helmet is mandatory for skaters 5 years of age and younger. CSA approved skate aids only.

 Adult/Senior Lunchtime Skate

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 12:30 p.m.

Pay per person - $4.50/adult, $3.25/55yrs+

Adult/senior lunchtime skate is for ages 18 and older. CSA helmet is recommended. No sticks or pucks are permitted.

 Child Shinny

COVID-19 restriction: Shinny is not available at this time.

Child shinny is for children 12 years of age or younger. Children 9 years of age and younger must have a parent/guardian present. Full face mask and CSA helmet are mandatory. Full hockey equipment is recommended.

Child shinny is only offered on P.A. days, Christmas Break and March Break.

NEW! Youth Stick and Puck 

Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m.

COVID-19 restriction: Shinny game play is not available at this time. 
We are offering a new stick and puck time for youth 13 to 17 years of age to skate and practice moving the puck and shooting at the net.

Pay per person - $3.25 each.  Full face mask and CSA helmet is mandatory. Full hockey equipment is recommended.

 Special Needs Shinny

COVID-19 restriction: Special Needs Shinny is not available at this time.

Special needs shinny is for participants of any age with special needs. Skates are mandatory for all participants. Full face mask and CSA helmet is mandatory. Full hockey equipment is recommended.

 NEW! Family Stick and Puck

Thursdays at 9:30am

Covid-19 restriction: Shinny game play is not available at this time.

We are offering a new stick and puck time for families to practice moving the puck, skating and shooting at the net.

Open to all ages.  Full face mask and CSA approved helmet mandatory for all participants under 18yrs of age. 

NEW! Adult/Senior Stick and Puck

Tuesday and Thursday at 11 a.m.

COVID-19 restriction: Shinny game play is not available at this time.

We are offering a new stick and puck time for adults/seniors to practice moving the puck, skating and shooting at the net.

Adult/senior for ages 18 years and older. Full face mask and CSA helmet is recommended.

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Skating Related Events

Find skating related events for the whole family on our events calendar.

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Rink and Ice Rentals

Book time for extra practices, company gatherings, birthday parties, and more.