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5 Iconic Places To Get Your Skate On This Winter

Posted on November 28, 2016

Let’s face it. Winter is here so it’s time we all just embrace the cold and look forward to the magical snowy nights that are bound to happen. There are more than enough winter activities that don’t involve just sitting by the fire, drinking hot chocolate and Netflixing every Holiday movie imaginable (although that does sound like the perfect day, doesn’t it?). No, we love nature as well so we’ve compiled 5 amazing places to get your skate on!

So get out your warmest socks, strap on those skates and get ready for some wild winter memories.

5. Rideau Canal – Ottawa, Ontario

Rideau Canal

This has got to be one of the most famous places to skate, and it’s definitely a bucket-list activity.

4. Emera Oval – Halifax, Nova Scotia

Emera Oval 

That’s one BIG ice rink! How many laps do you think you could do in 5 minutes?!

3. Arrowhead Provincial Park – Muskoka, Ontario

Arrowhead Provincial Park

#FirstDateGoals? … Or honestly, we’d go here EVERY date! LOL

2. Grouse Mountain – North Vancouver, British Columbia

Grouse Mountain

With that kind of view, would you even be thinking of the cold?!

1. Lake Louise – Banff National Park, Alberta

Lake Louise

Picturesque to the MAX. This would be a dream to skate. In case you need a stellar playlist to skate to, why not try out this one:

So what are you waiting for? Grab a friend and GO. Let us know if we missed any great places to skate in the comments below!