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Outdoor Ice Rinks


The City of Yellowknife maintains the following  outdoor ice rinks. There are no boards on any of these rinks. 

Jeske Crsecent Park OPEN  
School Draw Park OPEN  
Forrest Drive Park OPEN  
Tommy Forrest Ball Field OPEN Rink lighting available
Skateboard Park OPEN  
Hall Crescent OPEN  
Somba K'e Civic Plaza (Frame Lake) OPEN Rink lighting, washroom and warm-up area available

Not sure where these are? For the location of the outdoor ice rinks, use our interactive viewer CityExplorer!

Somba K'e Civic Plaza Rinks (Frame Lake)

Somba K'e Civic Plaza skating rink


  • Benches
  • Rink Lighting
  • Access to Skiing Loop
  • Ample Public Parking
  • Firepit (please bring your own wood)
  • Washroom and Warm-up area for skaters, currently open the following hours with no temperature restrictions:
Somba K'e Civic Plaza Rink Hours
Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Frame Lake Outdoor Ice Rink


Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699