Free Outdoor Rinks & Skating Trails To Check Out In Toronto

Free Outdoor Rinks & Skating Trails To Check Out In Toronto
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Looking for an activity to enjoy during the winter season? There are a handful of outdoor rinks and skating trails in Toronto that will get you moving. Plus, each of these spots are free. Yes, totally free! Happy skating!

*Please abide by all COVID-19 safety precautions.

Here are free outdoor rinks & skating trails to check out.

The Bentway

The Bentway transforms into a unique urban winter wonderland with the opening of a 220-meter skate trail under the Gardiner Expressway. It’s open seven days a week from 12-8:30 pm starting December 18.

Nathan Philips Square

Nathan Phillips Square is a vibrant, active space in the heart of Toronto. Enjoy the beautiful lit-up rink with your friends and family this season.

Harbourfront Centre Rink

Nestled along the beautiful shoreline of Lake Ontario, Harbourfront Centre’s rink is one of Toronto’s most scenic spaces. Its stunning and unique location is for visitors and tourists alike to enjoy skating in the winter!

Evergreen Brick Works

Experience the magic of one of the best free skating rinks in Toronto at Evergreen Brick Works. The Evergreen Brick Works outdoor skating rink weaves through snow-covered gardens under exposed beams from the roof of the old brick factory.

Barbara Ann Scott Ice Trail 

The five-meter-wide trail loops through College Park and is open from 10 am until 10 pm every day. It’s the very first exterior skating path in North America to use state-of-the-art carbon dioxide technology in its refrigeration system. How cool is that?

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