Skating Rinks & Sledding Hills
Outdoor ice rinks offered by the City of St. Cloud Park and Recreation Department seasonally, with lighting from 4pm to 10pm when open, include:
|Centennial Park||1725 Centennial Dr||Hockey & Pleasure|
|Haws Park||805 13th St S||Hockey|
|Lake George/Eastman Park||425 East Lake Blvd||Pleasure|
|Northway Park||2450 15th St N||Hockey|
|Raymond Park||324 Raymond Ave NE||Hockey & Pleasure|
|Rolling Ridge Park||6630 Kenwood Rd||Hockey & Pleasure|
|Rotary West Park||1507 Goettens Way||Hockey & Pleasure|
|Schmidt Park||751 18th St S||Hockey|
|Seberger Park||2001 2nd St N||Pleasure|
|Southwood Heights||3500 17th Ave S||Pleasure|
|Talahi||1321 University Dr SE||Hockey|
Lake George Warming Shelter
425 East Lake Blvd
The Lake George Warming Shelter will be open for public use seasonally during the times listed below. The shelter will close for adverse weather or poor ice conditions; please tune into WJON or check our Facebook page for weather related or ice condition closures. Starting date is dependent on the weather and ice conditions. No one is allowed on the ice at Lake George until it is declared safe.
Thanks to donations by businesses, community groups and residents, we have skates available for free use during shelter hours.
|12/21, 12/22, 12/26, 12/27, 12/28, 12/29||1-8pm|
*Closed 12/24/23, 12/25/23, and 1/1/2024
Riverside Park Warming Shelter
1725 Kilian Blvd.
Contact Cassie Woischke at (320) 650-3055 for information on reserving a shelter for your skating or sledding party for the 2023-24 season!
Sledding Hills and Ski Trails
Grab your friends, family and sleds and head over to Riverside or Calvary Park for some winter fun! Sledding hills are available for public use all winter long.
Riverside also offers one, 2.5k loop, ski trail with both flat and rolling hill terrain, groomed for both skating and classical skiing.
|Riverside Park||1725 Kilian Blvd||Sledding/Ski Trails|
|Calvary Park||1800 S 17th St||Sledding|
The Riverside Shelter will be available for public use on the dates below. Snowshoes may be checked out for use during this time. Supply is limited; a deposit or valid driver's license will be required. Keep an eye out for additional dates!
|Sun||1/7, 1/14, 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25||1-5pm|
Showshoeing for Beginners (Ages 10+)
Experience the magic of winter with our intergenerational "Snowshoeing 101" program partnership with Whitney Senior Center! Discover the fundamentals of showshoein with expert guidance from Fitzharris Ski, Bike & Outdoor Instructors, then set off to explore the park and fine-tune your technique! After your snowy adventure, warm up with a cozy cup of hot chocolate by the shelter fireplace! Pre=registration is required; maximum 20 participants. All youth under age 16 are required to be supervised by a registered guardian. Snowshoes will be available for use to participants at no additional cost. Register online.
|Session I||Monday||1/15||1-2:30pm||Riverside Park |
1725 Kilian Blvd
|Session II||Saturday||2/3||1-2:30pm||Riverside Park|
1725 Kilian Blvd
Have a pair of skates you aren't using anymore? Sleds in the garage with no one sliding? Share with your community! We would love your donation of gently used skates and sleds to share with those looking for some winter fun! Skates can be dropped off at the Lake George Warming Shelter (donation box available once the warming shelter opens) or the Whitney Recreation Center lobby; Sleds can be placed in the "Sled Shed" at Riverside's sliding hill. Questions can be directed to Cassie, Recreation Programmer.