Outdoor Skating Rinks

NO ICE IS SAFE ICEMarch 5, 2020 Notice:

Chestermere Fire Services would like to remind the community that with the warmer weather, ice quality is rapidly declining, especially at the shoreline of Chestermere Lake. Please be extremely cautious around bodies of water as no ice is safe ice. Also remember that automobiles are not permitted on the lake.  

Chestermere Lake Ice Depths: 

The City takes lake ice depth readings every 7 days. Visit the Lake Activities page for current ice measurements.

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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.

Chestermere Outdoor Skating rink locations

Public Ice Rinks

Ice Rink Location Status Date Condition Comments
Kinniburgh Rink Sandpiper Point & Sandpiper Crescent OPEN Jan 27 Good  
St. Gabriel Archangel School Rink 197 Invermere Road OPEN Jan 27 Good  
Alta-Link Rink Rainbow Falls Grove & Seagreen Link OPEN Jan 27 Good  
NEW* McIvor Rink 145 McIvor Terrace OPEN Jan 27 Good  
NEW* MR33 461 Marina Drive OPEN Jan 27 Good  
Chestermere Lake Rink - Anniversary Park 208 W Chestermere Drive OPEN Jan 27 Good
NEW* The Lake The Landing OPEN Jan 27 Good  

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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