Outside rink in Ponoka now open – LacombeOnline.com


The Outdoor Rink (ODR) adjacent to the Ponoka Arena Complex (4410 54 Street) is now open.

Throughout the season, city crews will continue to maintain the ODR by flooding the ice surface and clearing snow as needed. Citizens can also enjoy the ODR in the evening as the outdoor lighting is on from 17:00 to 22:00

“The city crews have been working hard to get the ODR up and running for the community and we are pleased to announce that the facility is ready to open for the season today,” said Sandra Lund, Ponoka City Chief Administrative Officer .

Winter outdoor recreation

Other outdoor activities are offered during the winter season, such as cross-country skiing at Ponoka Golf Course and the skating track at Lions Centennial Park.

Updates on when these activities begin for the season will be posted on the city’s website here.