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Lace Up Those Skates! Head to an Ice Skating Rink in the Adirondacks

Ice skating is one of the many winter activities locals and guests love about this season in the Adirondacks. Many places allow you to skate for free and several offer rentals, so it's easy to try skating for the first time or introduce kids to the sport. Take a look at the list below to get ideas on where to go.

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Ice Skating Locations In & Around The Adirondacks:

Glens Falls Recreation Center
Glens Falls, NY
The Glens Falls Recreation Center features an indoor ice skating rink that is open to the public during scheduled winter hours. The cost to skate is free, and rentals are available on-site.
Fern Park
Inlet, NY
Enjoy seasonal outdoor activities at Fern Perk in Inlet! Features at the park include a warming room, heated restrooms, and an indoor ice skating rink during the winter months.
Saranac Lake Civic Center
Saranac Lake, NY
The Saranac Lake Civic Center is a great place to go for hockey games and public ice skating on certain days throughout winter.
SUNY Plattsburgh Field House
Plattsburgh, NY
The SUNY Plattsburgh Field House in Plattsburgh, NY has an indoor ice rink that is scheduled for public skating on a monthly basis. Call for more details!
Sullivan Park
Peru, NY
This outdoor ice skating rink is available for public use at Sullivan Park in Peru, NY. It is maintained by Peru Youth Commission volunteers.
Tupper Lake Memorial Civic Center
Tupper Lake, NY
The Tupper Lake Memorial Civic Center offers public ice skating throughout much of the winter season.
Dynamite Hill Recreation Center & Nature Trail
Chestertown, NY
Head on over to the Dynamite Hill Recreation Area for all sorts of fun outdoor activities, including cross-country ski trails, bicycling, hiking, snowshoeing, ice skating, snow tubing, and more!
Wilmington Youth Center
Wilmington, NY
The Wilmington Youth Center is a fun recreational site for kids of all ages. During winter, an outdoor ice skating rink is open, weather permitting.
Rouses Point Ice Rink
Rouses Point, NY
The ice arena at the Rouses Point Civic Center is typically open from October 1st through March 30th. Public skating is available on certain days for a small fee.
Cool Insuring Arena
Glens Falls, NY
Formerly named the Glens Falls Civic Center, Cool Insuring Arena is a multi-purpose arena in downtown Glens Falls that features sporting events, concerts, family entertainment, public indoor ice skating, and more.
Ameri-Can North Sports Center
Plattsburgh, NY
Ameri-Can North Sports Center features an indoor ice skating rink that is open for public skating on certain days.
Olympic Speed Skating Oval & Olympic Center
Lake Placid, NY
Plan a trip to Lake Placid for ice skating at the Olympic Speed Skating Oval and the Olympic Center. Small fees apply to ice skate at both the outdoor and indoor rinks, and rentals are available.
Croghan Recreation Park
Croghan, NY
Croghan Recreation Park features a small village pavilion and an outdoor ice skating arena that is open during winter, weather permitting.
Warrensburg Recreation Field
Warrensburg, NY
The Warrensburg Recreation Field is a year-round park. In summer, the park offers basketball courts, athletic fields, a well-equipped playground, a pavilion, and more. In winter, you can enjoy free ice skating. Facilities are carry-in carry-out.
Indian Lake Ski Hill & Skating Rink
Indian Lake, NY
Located in Indian Lake, NY, the Indian Lake Ski Hill & Skating Rink features a free outdoor skating rink that is great for the whole family, sledding and snow tubing opportunities, and a few downhill skiing trails.
Lewis County Fairgrounds
Lowville, NY
Located at the Lewis County Fairgrounds is an indoor ice skating rink at the Forest Park Pavilion. It is open for public ice skating and hockey.

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