Outdoor Skating Rinks

General InformationHandke Pit - 2019 Outdoor Rink

January 11, 2019 - All of Elk River's outdoor ice rinks are open for the season! Thanks so much for your patience as crews worked hard to get the ice surface usable for residents to enjoy! For more information on Elk River's outdoor rinks, click here.

Outdoor Skating Rink Locations and Hours

When winter settles in, lace up your skates or grab a hockey stick to take advantage of our outdoor rinks. The city maintains several outdoor rinks as weather permits. We reserve the right to close rinks whenever we feel it is in the best interest and safety of the participants. For up-to-date information, call the Weather Hot Line at 763-635-1160. There is a warming house at Handke Stadium, which also offers a sledding hill, hockey rink, and skating rinks.

Handke Warming House Hours: 

Monday-Friday 3:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Holidays & Non-School Days 11:00 a.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Public Skating Rinks - No Warming Houses

The city maintains several unsupervised general skating rinks in area neighborhood parks.

Unsupervised general skating rinks:
Lion John Weicht Park
Mississippi Oaks Park
Riverplace Park
Kliever Lake Fields