LET THE WINTER FUN BEGIN…...
Under the right conditions, ice skating on small ponds or outdoor rinks is available at the following Ohio State Parks:
Beaver Creek State Park – East Liverpool, Ohio
Buckeye Lake State Park – Millersport, Ohio
Delaware State Park – Delaware, Ohio
Dillon State Park – Nashport, Ohio
Malabar Farm State Park – Lucas, Ohio
Quail Hollow State Park – Hartville, Ohio
Sycamore State Park – Trotwood, Ohio
For more area sledding and ice skate rinks view below.
Dates: Nov 27 – Jan 18, 2021
Time: 11:00am – 8:00pm
Location: Merwin’s Warf
1772-1818 Merwin Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113
Winter RiverFest presented by MTD is set to transform Rivergate Park and Merwin’s Wharf for the holiday season. The new holiday event along the Cuyahoga River in The Flats will feature synthetic ice skating, festive light displays, a beer garden and firepits, retail shop and igloo village at Merwin’s Wharf.
CLEVELAND METROPARKS CHALET TOBOGGAN CHUTES
Ohio’s tallest and fastest toboggan chutes.
LOCATION: 16200 Valley Parkway, Strongsville, Ohio 44136
Click here to purchase tickets and view times.
All-day tickets – $12 adults | $10 children (11 and under) or one ride ticket $6
440.572.9990 | website
No Snow Required! Experience the icy thrill of tobogganing at The Chalet in Mill Stream Run Reservation, 16200 Valley Parkway Strongsville, OH 44136, located on Valley Parkway between Routes 42 and 82 in Strongsville (a short distance from both I-71 and the Ohio Turnpike). The twin, 700-foot refrigerated ice chutes operate with or without snow through early March, weather permitting.
ALL RIDERS MUST BE 42” or TALLER and MUST WEAR GLOVES OR MITTENS THAT COVER YOUR FINGERTIPS TO RIDE THE CHUTES. NO EXCEPTIONS.
THE RINK AT WADE OVAL
LOCATION: 10820 East Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44106
Dates: December 4 – February 15, 2021
Open Daily December 21 – January 3
Mondays – Wednesdays, Noon-7:00 p.m.
Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, Noon-5:00 p.m.
Saturdays, Noon-7:00 p.m.
Sundays, Noon-5:00 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day
Open MLK Day & President’s Day Noon-7:00 p.m
216.707.5033 | website
Reserved tickets: Tickets must be purchased in advance below. No more than 10 skaters will be allowed on the Rink at a time.* ***ALL SALES FINAL. NO REFUNDS AVAILABLE***
ELEGANT ICE CREATIONS presents the Drive Thru Ice Sculpture Garden.
Dates: February 5 – 7, 2021
Location: 4001 Towpath Rd, Unit C
Broadview Heights, Ohio
$27.50 after taxes and fees per vehicle
To purchase tickets click here.
This is an all new display incorporating over 30,000 pounds of crystal clear ice sculpted into over 30 individual hand carved ice sculptures. We invite you & your family to enjoy this drive thru attraction from the safety of your car.
GEAUGA COUNTY PARKS
ALPINE VALLEY SKI RESORT
106260 Mayfield Rd., Chesterland, OH 44026
440-285-2211 | alpinevalleyohio.com
THE POND FAMILY FRIENDLY ICE RINK – indoor rink
LOCATION: 9999 East Washington Street • Auburn Township, OH 44023
440.543.3884 | website
Hours vary. 10 skater minimum
ALL skaters, ALL ages need to buy an admission slot. There will only be 40 slots available per Public Skate session. All skaters wear masks.
Admission is $10 (skate rental included).
- CROSS COUNTRY SKIING (rentals available January 2021 at Chapin Forest Reservation )
- SNOWSHOEING (rentals available January 2021 at Chapin Forest Reservation )
For equipment reservation information click here.
MENTOR CIVIC ICE ARENA – indoor arena CLOSED DUE TO COVID.
LOCATION: 8600 Munson Rd., Mentor, OH 44060
440.974.5730 | website
PUNDERSON STATE PARK
11755 Kinsman Road, Newbury, OH 44065
- Three snowmobile trails offer access to the park for those with snowmobiles.
- Two cross-country ski trails are available as weather permits.
- Dog sleds are permitted on the Mushers Trail which is a moderate 1.2 miles.
For more information click here.
MILL CREEK METROPARKS
Wick Recreation Area, McCollum Rd., Youngstown, OH 44509
Open 9am – 9pm | lights turned on at dusk
For additional information click here.
- CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
For locations click here.
Plan Your Escape to Frosty & Fabulous Portage County!
Enjoy winter hikes, ice skating, sledding, birding, camping, ice fishing, antique shops, outlet mall, wineries, unique coffee shops and more. CLICK HERE to read more.
KENT STATE ICE ARENA – Indoor Arena CLOSED DUE TO COVID.
LOCATION: 650Loop Road, Kent, OH 44242
330.672-RINK | website
Public Skating | Skating Lessons
3100 Possum Run Rd, Mansfield, OH 44903
419-774.9818 | snowtrails.com
East Canton Family Golf Sledding
5447 Lincoln St., East Canton, OH
Maize Valley Market & Winery Sledding Hill
6193 Edison St. NE, Hartville, OH
Malone University Sledding Hill
2600 Cleveland Ave. NW, Canton, OH
Silver Park Sledding Hill
2930 S. Union Ave., Alliance, OH
Wampler Park Sledding Hill
1818 Main Ave. West. Massillon, OH
Westbrook Veterans’ Memorial Park Sledding Hill
13th St. NW, Canton, OH
SUMMIT COUNTY METROPARKS
Cascade Valley Metro Park| Oxbow Area (lighted)
1061 Cuyahoga St., Akron
Firestone Metro Park | Tuscarawas Meadows Area
2620 Harrington Rd., Akron
Firestone Metro Park | Warner Road Area
200 E. Warner Rd., Akron
Furnace Run Metro Park | Brushwood Area
4955 Townsend Rd., Richfield
Goodyear Heights Metro Park | Main Entrance (lighted)
2077 Newton St., Akron
Munroe Falls Metro Park | Lake Area (lighted)
521 S. River Rd., Munroe FallsSand Run Metro Park | North Hawkins Area (lighted)
800 N. Hawkins Ave., Akron
- Ice Fishing
- Cross Country Skiing
BOSTON MILLS SKI
7100 Riverview Rd., Peninsula, OH 44264
1146 W. HIghland Rd., Sagamore Hills, OH 44067
330.657.2334 | bmbw.com
LOCK 3 OUTDOOR POLAR PUTT-PUTT
10,000 sq. ft. ice rink, Ohio’s largest seasonal ice skating rink.
LOCATION: 200 S. MAIN STREET, AKRON, OH 44308
Dates: Opening January 6, 2021
If you know of additional ice skating rinks or sledding areas, please send us an email with details.