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Skating Arena

FREE Holiday Skate Schedule

Thank you to all our generous sponsors! Port Hardy Recreation is pleased to present the FREE holiday skate schedule, schedule in the links below. Happy Holidays Port Hardy!


Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena

One of the most popular recreation facilities operated by the District of Port Hardy is the 450-seat Don Cruickshank Memorial Ice Arena, where a regulation ice surface is home to hockey players and recreational skaters from September to March. This facility offers a 85′ x 200′ ice surface with seating capacity for 450 people.


There are also men’s and women’s hockey leagues, three North Island Eagles rep hockey teams, and numerous minor hockey house teams which utilize this facility. The Port Hardy arena also offers a warm room which is available to ice users for birthday parties or special events. Please call 250/949-6686 for a list of available ice time or to book a special event. Space is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Arena Rates & Admission

Rates effective August 1, 2019-July 31, 2020

Drop-In Rates & Admission Prices
Tots (0-12 months) FREE
Child (1-12 years) $3.30
Youth (13-18 years) $4.05
Adult (19-54 years) $5.30
Seniors (55+ years) $3.30
Family (2 adults, 4 children max) $11.50
Skate Rental $2.00
Skate Sharpening $5.00
Punch Cards - 11 punches for the price of 10
Child/Senior $33.20
Youth $40.30
Adult $53.00
Family $1125.00