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Skating Trail - Closed for the season

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Status - March 5

With the warm spring sun and the warmer daytime temperatures, the Skating Trail is now closed for the season. Our thanks go out to the volunteers and visitors who helped to make this year's season a great one. We hope to see you again soon for some of our other awesome activities!

​​​The Skating Trail is a loop just over one kilometer that travels past the Museum's heritage buildings and through our scenic forest pathways.

Trail Hours and Fees

Tuesdays: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Thursdays: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Fridays: noon to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Saturdays and Sundays: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Weather permitting.

Skate Trail Cost
  Day Pass
 
 Adult (25+) $  10.00
 Adult member​ $    8.00
 Child/Youth (4 - 24)  $    8.00
 Child/Youth member $    6.00
 Preschool (under 3)     Free 
  Multi-Day Passes 
 Four pack – four day pass $  35.00
 Individual monthly pass  $  55.00

​​Admission prices include admission to the Museum.

Rules and Tips for safe use of the Skating Trail:

  • Use at own risk.
  • It is recommended that all skaters wear CSA approved helmets.
  • Skaters must obey staff at all times.
  • The following is not permitted on the ice:
    • Hockey pucks or sticks
    • Dogs
    • Toboggans or sleds
    • Food or drink
    • Smoking
  • No one is permitted on the ice without skates.
  • Skate aids are permitted if required.
  • There are no skate rentals available at the Museum.
  • Carrying children in arms while skating is not permitted.
  • Sturdy strollers, sledges and wheelchairs are permitted on the ice skating trail.  Please check wheels for sand or grit before moving onto the ice surface.
  • All skaters must travel clockwise on the trail, following the trail signs.
  • Inappropriate behaviour is not permitted:  No games such as tag, crack the whip, or racing, no pushing, tripping, checking, and no profanity.
  • No headsets, cellphones or handheld devices are to be used while skating.
  • Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.​