11 Of The Most Breathtaking Outdoor Skating Rinks In Canada

Stunning views, cozy chalets and general good cheer are all on offer at these rinks, ponds and skateways.

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Photo, Paul Zizka/Banff Lake Louise Tourism.

One of the greatest things about living in Canada is the abundance of outdoor activities available in winter. Sure, it’s cold out there, but it’s also beautiful. From winding forest paths in Huntsville, to a rink atop Grouse Mountain in B.C., to a dazzling light show in the heart of Montreal, here are 11 of the most impressive skating spots in Canada.

Originally published December 2017; Updated December 2018.