Amanda Hill
Coordinator of Customer Service
20 Park Drive, Huntsville, ON P1H 1P5

Phone: 705-789-6421 ext. 3030
Fax: 705-789-8943

Map to Office Location
E-Mail Amanda

Arena Skating & Ice Activities /Floor Activities

Indoor Scheduled Ice Programs are seasonal  from August to April.

Check for Ice In and Out Dates.

Ice is currently IN on Don Lough Arena and on Jack Bionda Arena.

Upcoming FREE Family Skate Dates:

Saturday November 21, 2015

12:00noon to 2:00pm-

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville in celebration of National Sports Day.


Sunday November 22, 2015

10:30am - 12:30 pm

Sponsored by District of Muskoka.


Holiday Skates

Get those skates and helmets on and come out for a Holiday Skate!  It is Free!!

Skating over the Holiday break is Sponsored by Tim Horton's and Town of Huntsville and The Mortgage Man.

No user fee will be collected on these dates and times.

December 18

Mayor's Skate to kick off the Holidays!Sponsored by The Mortgage Man

7:30pm - 9:30pm 

December 19

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

10:00am - 12:00pm

December 20

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

11:00am - 1:00pm

December 21

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

10:30 am - 12:00pm

December 22

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

10:30 am - 12:00pm

December 23

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

10:30 am - 12:00pm

December 24

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

10:30 am - 12:00pm
December 25 CLOSED
December 26 CLOSED

December 27

Sponsored by Tim Horton's

11:00am - 1:00pm

December 28

Sponsored by Tim Horton's

10:30 am - 12:00pm

December 29

Sponsored by Tim Horton's

10:30 am - 12:00pm

December 30

Sponsored by Tim Horton's

10:30 am - 12:00pm

December 31

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

10:30 am - 12:00pm
December 31

New Year's Eve Party for the entire family!

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

6:30pm - 9:00pm
January 1 CLOSED

January 2

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

12:00pm - 2:00pm

January 3

Sponsored by Town of Huntsville

11:00am - 1:00pm

Join the Mayor on December 18th for a kick-off to the Holidays with a Holiday Skate with the mayor! December 18th at 7:30pm- 9:30pm.

Bring the entire family for some great family skating fun on New Year's Eve!  Help our Skate Patrol Team celebrate with noise makers, decorated helmets and with the Kiddie Countdown at 9:00pm and still make it home to get them tucked into bed before the ball drops at midnight!

September - April Drop-In Programs:

Please see the Public Skating Activities Schedule on page 28 of the Fall and Winter Leisure Guide.

Please note that that Public Skating schedule changes may occur.  Please visit the Calendar for more up to date information including changes and or cancellations.  You may also call the Canada Summit Centre Customer Service Desk at 705-789-6421.

Skate Fees do apply.

All participants are encouraged to wear a helmet.

Youth age 12 and younger are required to wear a CSA Approved helmet.


The Canada Summit Centre offers many different skating programs:

  • Weekend Public Skating
  • PA Day Skate
  • Special Holiday Family Swim & Skate Schedule 
  • Parent and Tot Skate
  • Figure Skating
  • Adult Shinny
  • Senior 55+ Shinny
  • Senior 65+ Shinny
  • Women Only Shinny
  • Adult & Senior Skate

young child skating with hockey helmet

All skating programs are located at the Canada Summit Centre, with the exception of Family Days at the Pond on Cann Lake during the months of January and February. Please visit our Leisure Activity Guide under "Public Skating" for more information on skating programs.

young child skating

Cancellations to skating and ice programs happen from time to time.  Refer back here for a list of cancellations to regular programming.

Ice Outdoor Public Skating at Cann Lake:

Cann Lake usually opens and is available for use starting in January of each year until the spring melt.  Check back here for opening and closing dates each year.

This free outdoor skating facility is located at North East corner of Brunel Road and Forbes Hill Drive.

Parking is available on Forbes Hill Drive at Conroy Park.

Ice availability is dependent on the weather conditions.  Please respect posted signage at the pond entrance identifying the conditions of the rink,  for your safety.

And be sure to Thank your Town Parks Staff for all their efforts in making this facility possible!!

Also, Watch for news updates about special events taking place at Cann Lake this winter!

people skating on frozen pond

Ice March Break Family Skating Activities:

Friday March 11th through to and including Sunday March 20th, 2016

Family Skates all week long!

Skate Fees do apply.

All Skate Rules do apply.


August 2016 Summer Ice Programming

Town of Huntsville is pleased to offer Summer 2016 Ice Programming on the Don Lough Arena, starting in August..

  • Summer Shinny
  • Adult /Senior Skate
  • Parent & Tot Skate
  • Women's Only Shinny
  • Adult Shinny

Please view Calendar for details. 

Arena Floor - Indoor Inline Skating is Available April to July

Inline skating is offered at the Canada Summit Centre for the months of April through to the end of July, every Tuesday morning from 10:00am - 11:00am, and some Friday evenings from 7:00pm - 8:30pm, when the ice is out.  Skate fees apply. Please refer to the Calendar for more details. 

Arena Floor- Adult Ball Hockey is Available April to end of June

Drop-In adult Ball hockey is played at the Canada Summit Centre from April to end of June, on Wednesday nights from 9:00pm-10:00pm and Sunday nights from 7:00pm-8:00pm.  Proper equipment is required.  Drop-in Fees apply.

Arena Floor - Adult & Older Adult Pickleball is Available April to September on the Jack Bionda Arena Floor.

Tuesday & Thursday mornings at the Canada Summit Centre from April to September from 9:30am-12:00pm  Drop-in Fees apply.