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

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

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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.

TWO Upcoming FREE Family Day Skates:

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


Skating for Family Day 2016 is Sponsored by Boston Pizza.

No user fee will be collected on Monday February  15, 2016    11:00am-12:30pm

Thank you Boston Pizza!!!


Skating on Saturday February 13, 2016 is Sponsored by Coldwell Banker

No user Fee will be collected on Saturday  February 13, 2016  12:00pm-2:00pm

Thank you Coldwell Banker!!

September - April Drop-In Ice 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. Here is a list of cancellations to regular programming.

Ice Outdoor Public Skating at Cann Lake:

The Town of Huntsville would like to notify residents that the Cann Lake Skating Rink will remain closed for the 2016 winter season.

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.