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Rediscover Your Love of Ice Skating - Or Try It for the First Time!

Find Ice Skating Rinks In & Around Glens Falls

When was the last time you went ice skating? This classic winter activity just can't be beat! Get out your skates (or rent a pair) and get out on the ice this season in the Glens Falls region. Whether you're looking for an indoor arena or a frozen pond, there is an ice skating rink that's perfect for you.

Please note: It's imperative to check with individual establishments for any changes with hours, pricing, or COVID restrictions. Outdoor ice rinks are weather dependent, and some rinks occasionally close for maintenance.

ice skating on a pond

Where to Ice Skate in Glens Falls:

Glens Falls Recreation Center

Fire Road, Glens Falls, NY, 12801

  • Indoor ice skating rink
  • Scheduled winter hours
  • Learn-to-skate programs available
  • Rentals: Limited, $3 per rental
  • Cost: Free

Crandall Park

Upper Glen St., Route 9, Glens Falls, NY 12801

  • Outdoor skating rink on a frozen pond
  • Open daily - weather permitting, from dawn to dusk
  • Lighted
  • Cost: Free

Where to Ice Skate Near Glens Falls:

Winter Realms Ice Skating Rink

ice skating rink
Photo credit: Alan Nudi

Located at Charles R. Wood Park, individuals have a chance to immerse themselves in the beauty of winter. There is a $9 entry fee for ice skating which is separate from the fee for Winter Realms. If needed, rental skates will be provided at no cost with your ice skating entry fee. If ordering tickets online for Winter Realms, there will be an option to add the ice skating fee to your ticket.

Things to Know:

  • Time slot entrances start every 30 minutes
  • Only 40 people are allowed per time slot
  • Guests are allowed to skate as long as they'd like (except for when the ice needs clearing between 8 to 8:30 pm)
  • Once exiting the rink, re-entry will not be allowed
  • Assists are available to anyone new to skating at no extra cost
  • Guests can skate whenever they please during their visit, space permitting
  • There will be a comfy spectator viewing area including picnic tables & warming stations
  • Snow or other weather related events could prevent the rink from opening
  • Jumps, hockey sticks/pucks, kicking/chipping holes are not permitted
  • This attraction wraps up for the season on February 25, 2024

Gurney Lane Recreation Area

118 Gurney Lane Road, Queensbury, NY 12804

  • Outdoor ice skating rink on a frozen pond
  • Open during weekends and school recesses from 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Restrooms available at a warming hut
  • Cost: $5 park admission for ages 5-59, all others get in free

Moreau Recreation Park

Lenox Boulevard, Fort Edward, NY 12828

  • Outdoor ice skating rink on a frozen pond
  • Open Monday to Thursday 8am to 4pm, and Friday to Sunday, 8am to 8pm
  • Walk-up, free of charge
  • No skate rentals available

Warrensburg Recreation Field

3797 Main Street, Warrensburg, NY 12885

  • Outdoor ice skating rink under a pavilion
  • Carry-in/carry-out facility
  • Ice skating is subject to weather and other conditions
  • Cost: Free

Saratoga Springs Weibel Avenue Ice Rink

30 Weibel Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

  • Indoor Olympic-size ice skating rink
  • Open public skating available for all ages on scheduled days from July through March
  • Skate rentals and sharpening available at their pro shop for $5
  • Cost: $5 general admission, $4 for Saratoga Springs residents with Blue Rec cards

Dynamite Hill Recreation Area

Dynamite Hill Road, Chestertown, NY

  • Outdoor ice skating rink on a frozen pond
  • Open on weekends and during school recesses
  • Warming hut available
  • Cost: Free

Please note: The Cool Insuring Arena's public skate has concluded until further notice. The arena does rent the ice out for teams, events, organizations, and private parties on an hourly basis. Contact for more info.

For more info, visit The City of Glens Falls' Recreation Department »

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