Colby Lake Park outdoor skating rink and warming houseThe City of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department operates five warming houses at selected outdoor skating rinks throughout the winter season. They will be open the end of December through the end of February, weather permitting. If weather permits, we will open earlier.

The outdoor skating rinks will close during extreme weather. For the latest warming house information, call the City of Woodbury weather line at (651) 714-3569.

For other opportunities to ice skate indoors, visit the Bielenberg Sports Center page for open skate times and fees.

Some hockey rinks are reserved for Woodbury Area Hockey Club (WAHC) practices from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Please refer to the outdoor rink schedule to find out when the rink has been reserved.

Note: It is illegal to drive or park on park paths without proper authorization.

Public Skating/Hockey Rinks w/Warming Houses

Colby Lake Park, 9715 Valley Creek Road
Kargel Park, 9301 Tamarack Road
Ojibway Park, 2695 Ojibway Drive (Hockey rink only)
Shawnee Park, 6515 Scheel Drive 
Bielenberg Outdoor Rink, 4125 Radio Drive

Warming House Hours

In 2017, the City of Woodbury will begin implementing improvements to Evergreen West Park. Starting this winter, as part of this project, the city will permanently close the existing hockey and pleasure skating rinks to create opportunities for improved amenities in the park.

Week Days/School Days (School District 833)
Colby Lake, Kargel, Shawnee and Ojibway (hockey rink only): 4 to 9 p.m.

Colby Lake, Ojibway, Shawnee and Kargel: 1 to 9 p.m.

School Vacation Days (School District 833)
Colby Lake, Ojibway, Shawnee and Kargel: 4 to 9 p.m.

Outdoor Ice Rink at Bielenberg Sports Center
Open skating will be scheduled daily during BSC operating hours, usually 6 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., weather permitting. For outdoor ice rink rental information, visit the rental opportunities page

Public Skating Rinks-No Warming Houses

The city maintains an unsupervised general skating rink at the Tamarack Nature Preserve, 1825 Tower Drive.

Rink Reservation Policy

To reserve a hockey rink or warming house, contact the Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department at (651) 714-3583 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at least five days in advance of the proposed date of usage. Rental rate is $45/hr., minimum of 2 hours.


Outdoor Skating Rinks Notice

Updated Dec. 30: All rinks are open for the season.

BSC outdoor refrigerated ice rink

Updated Dec. 20: The outdoor ice rink at BSC is currently open.