Published February 5, 2020

Skating Trails In Simcoe County

Occasionally, Being On Thin Ice Can Be A Good Thing
Skate Trails In Simcoe County

Whether you're looking for a family-friendly outing, something different to do with some friends, or a romantic date option, Simcoe County has tons of Skating trails for you to lace up and enjoy.

Muskoka Lake Cranberry Ice Trail

The Muskoka Lake Cranberry Ice Trail is a 1.2 Km loop between beautiful forest and cranberry beds. You can also stop by the waterfall, warm up by the fire, or head back to the winery for hot mulled wine or hot cran-apple cider.


Monday to Sunday - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Saturday night skating- 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM


Adult - $12
Kids (12 & Under) - $8
Season Pass - $40
Skate Rentals - $10/half day

Arrowhead Park Skating Trail

The Arrowhead Park Skating Trail is one of the best skating trails around. It was named one of the best natural ice skating rinks in the world by Travel+Leisure and it's Fire & Ice nights, lit by over 400 tiki torches, is something you really need to check out.


Regular Hours:
Monday to Sunday
January - 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
February - 11:00 AM to 5:30 PM
March - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Fire & Ice nights - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM on the following dates:
January 4th, 11th, and 16th
February 1st, 14th, 20th, and 29th
March 7th and 14th


Monday to Friday - $17 per vehicle
Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays - $20 per vehicle
Skate rentals - $10

Memorial Park Winter Village

Posted by Memorial Park Winter Village on Monday, January 16, 2017

While not as long as some of the other trails on this list, Memorial Park Winter Village packs lots of small-town charm into its skating trail. The trail loops around some of Bracebridge's monuments and sparkles with festive lighting at night.


Monday to Sunday - Sunrise to 9:00 PM



Hanna Park Skating Trail

Today we got all laced up but cut it short because I think it’s hard on the ice. Just warm enough we starting to cut in...

Posted by Hanna Park Skating Trail on Saturday, February 23, 2019

The Hanna Park Skating Trail is a perfect option for parents or grandparents who might no be able to skate because there is a walking path around the outside of the trail for you to follow along with a skating child.


Because this trail is maintained by volunteers, it opens sometime in the new year and tries to stay open until March Break. This also means you can enjoy the trail any time of day.


Another Freebie!

Simcoe Museum Skating Trail

The good news is that we are working on our Skating Trail for this season! The bad news is that we need more cold...

Posted by Simcoe County Museum on Thursday, December 20, 2018

Looping through 1.2 Km of heritage buildings and forest pathways, the Simcoe Museum Skating Trail is a beautiful experience and admission comes with access to the museum and galleries as well.


Tuesday, Thursday, And Friday - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM


Adult - $10
Youth (under 25) - $8
Under 3 - Free
Monthly - $55

Woodview Mountaintop Skate Trail

The Woodview Mountaintop Skate Trail is a 1.1 Km trail located at Blue Mountain with breathtaking views of the Niagra Escarpment. Once you're done skating, grab a hot chocolate because there is plenty of other things to see and do as well.


Check the website for some varying hours but most days it's open from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.


Monday to Friday
Adult: $17
Youth (12 and under): $14

Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays
Adult: $19
Youth (12 and under): $16

Discovery Harbour Skate Trail

The Discovery Harbour Skate Trail takes visitors on a 1.5 Km trail through First Nations history and beautiful scenery. After the trail, you can also try snowshoeing, tubing, and even fat biking.


Friday - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday - 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sunday - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM


Adults: $8
Under 5: Free

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