Outdoor Neighborhood Ice Rinks

 

The City of Winona Parks and Recreation Department maintains eight free public skating rinks throughout the City from December through February. 

Please follow these rules to ensure a safe and pleasant skating experience.

GENERAL SAFETY & SKATING RULES

  • Dogs (leashed or unleashed) are not allowed at this park.
    • City ordinance 36.03 ANIMALS IN PUBLIC PARKS
  • The rink is not staffed or supervised; skate at your own risk; helmets are recommended.
  • Parents/guardians are responsible to watch and care for their own children.
  • Public skating is available seven days a week from 8:00 AM-9:00 PM.
  • Stay off the rink if the surface is not completely frozen, during inclement weather, and when staff is clearing snow or resurfacing the ice.
  • Hockey is not allowed: no pucks, sticks, or goals.
  • Skates must be worn on the ice at all times.
  • The City of Winona is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Tag, racing, keep away, sticks or pucks (or other shooting devices), taking of hats, gloves, or mittens, tossing of snowballs, etc. are prohibited.
  • ZERO TOLERANCE: profanity, verbal threats, bullying, or acts of violence.

Levee Park Patio   
OPEN Weather Permitting: Planning to be flooded week of March 4th.

Outdoor Ice Rink.  Lights run from dusk to 9:30 pm; no admission fee; no skate rentals; no staff
Located at: 1 Main Street – MAP
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East Lake Ice @ Lake Lodge Recreation Center
CLOSED FOR THE SKATING SEASON

Before heading out on ice:

The City and the DNR does not measure ice thickness on Minnesota lakes. Your safety is your responsibility. Check ice thickness at least every 150 feet. For more information, visit the MN DNR Ice Safety page here. 

 

 

 

 

 

Lake Lodge Recreation Center
CLOSED FOR THE SKATING SEASON

Three outdoor ice rinks.  Lights run from dusk to 9:30 pm
Lake Lodge is a Recreation Center with a small yearly membership fee; no fee required to skate on the lake.
Staff, skate rental, snowshoe rental, broomball, and other winter games free with membership.
Free Wireless internet and warm cozy fires.
Located at: 113 Lake Park Drive West – MAP
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Bob Welch Aquatic Center Rink

CLOSED FOR THE SKATING SEASON

Outdoor Ice Rink. Lights run from dusk to 9:30 pm; free; no staff
Located at 780 W. 4th Street.  –MAP
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Tillman Lodge Rink

CLOSED FOR THE SKATING SEASON

 

Outdoor Ice Rink. Lights run from dusk to 9:30 pm; free; no staff
Located at 549 Kerry Drive – MAP
See the Tillman Lodge page for details.
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Valley Oaks Rink

CLOSED FOR THE SKATING SEASON

Outdoor Ice Rink. Lights run from dusk to 9:30 pm; free; no staff
Located at 260 Valley Oaks Drive – MAP
The Valley Oaks Lodge can be rented for private parties, celebrations, and gatherings year round.
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Knopp Valley Park

CLOSED FOR THE SKATING SEASON

Outdoor Ice Rink. Lights run from dusk to 9:30 pm; free; no staff
Located at 200 Knopp Valley Drive – MAP
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Patrons using the outdoor City rinks do so at their own risk and voluntarily assume all risks associated. The City of Winona does not accept responsibility for related risks or injuries. Users are personally responsible for ensuring they are fit to participate in physical activities. Anyone with a condition affecting his or her ability to participate must take appropriate safety precautions to ensure his or her own safety and is encouraged to be accompanied by an adult or guardian knowledgeable about their condition.

There is zero tolerance of any forms of abuse, harassment, and/or bullying. The City of Winona reserves the right to dismiss a patron whose behavior violates these rules, endangers his or her own safety, or the safety of others.

Patrons should keep in mind that this rink is a public resource and a place for fun and personal development for all ages and abilities; please help preserve a positive environment by honoring this Code of Conduct and reporting any violations to the City of Winona Department of Parks and Recreation.