Skip to page body Switch to mobile view Home About Us I Want To... Departments Government Residents Businesses Visitors

Outdoor Skating Rinks

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

2016-17 Season

ALL OUTDOOR RINKS ARE CLOSED FOR THE SEASON AS OF 2/17/17. Pinehurst Hill Remains Open for sledding/skiing, weather permitting. 

Boyd Demmler Downtown
Oakwood Hills
Pinehurst Putnam Heights
Sam Davey
Boarded Hockey Rink
General Rink
Meandering Loop
X X     X X X X
Skiing, Sledding, Snowboarding
X X     X X
January 3- End of Season
*All hours listed are subject to change due to weather
Boyd Rink
1202 Fairway Street 
Putnam heights rink
530 West Tyler

Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm

Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm 

Pinehurst Rink
3523 Delbert Road
Roosevelt rink
908 Folsom Street
Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am - 9:00pm
No School: 11:00am - 9:00pm (1/23, 2/23, 2/24, 2/27)

Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday: 4:00pm-10:15pm
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm

Demmler rink
524 Putnam Dr
Sam Davey Rink
3001 Mercury Ave
Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm

Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm

School Vacation Schedule
December 26 - January 2
*All hours listed are subject to change due to weather

Demmler, Putnam Heights, Roosevelt, Sam Davey: 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Boyd: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Pinehurst: 11:00am - 7:00pm

Skating Rink Special Events

Pinehurst Winter Safety Day 
Saturday, January 7
Pinehurst Park
Join Eau Claire Parks, Recreation, Fire and Rescue Departments for a day of winter fun as we promote winter safety at recreation facilities! This event will emphasize winter sports safety including proper headgear and equipment, rescue demonstrations, Pinehurst improvements and other safety information. To view the flyer, click herePDF.

Winter after Hours (In Association with Volume One)
Thursdays, January 5 - February 23
The Eau Claire Parks and Recreation Department along with Volume One will again be presenting "Winter After Hours" at Boyd Park. There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a fire pit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season. We hope you can join in on the family fun at Boyd during this season!

Come Slide with Us (An afternoon of sledding fun at Pinehurst)
Saturdays & Sundays, 11:00am-4:00pm
An afternoon of supervised sledding fun at Pinehurst. We provide the hill, roaring fire to warm up next to, music, and a cup of hot chocolate. All activities will be supervised by our dedicated skating rink supervisors.

Hot Cocoa Sundays
Free hot cocoa and family fun is provided inside the warming house at all four rinks every Sunday! We simply provide the Rink Supervisor with a means to heat the water and serve a cup of hot cocoa to each participant. Board games and coloring books will be left out on the tables to encourage participants to hang out a little bit longer at the rink. A simple craft may also be an option.

Come and Play Days
December 26, 27, 28, 29
1:00pm - 4:00pm
An afternoon of games and activities at all four rink locations. Come and go as you please! Join our rink staff as they lead children in skating races and relays, as well as, board games and crafts in the warming house!

Questions? Please contact the Parks & Recreation offices at (715) 839-5032.

Pinehurst Winter Recreation Area

This is a great local destination for Chippewa Valley residents of all ages to snowboard, downhill ski, and tube. Construction and renovations started in 2013 and are still in progress to expand this park and make it better than ever. Check out the newest improvements at the Pinehurst Project website by clicking here.

Facilities Available: Hockey Rink, General Skating Rink, Sledding Hill, Skiing/Snowboarding Hill, Snowboard Terrain Area, Ski Trails.