ICE SKATING AND HOCKEY
Ice Skating at Evergreen Lake is Closed for the Season
Skating at Evergreen Lake '21-'22 Season is Now Closed
Thank you for a successful skating season!
- We look forward to welcoming you back at the end of the year for the '22-'23 Season.
- Coming soon... Summer Boating Season!
Scheduled to be open in mid-May, 2022
Check the Evergreen Lake hotline for all updates: 720-8800-1391
Skating and Hockey Information:
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- Lake Rules
- Private Skate Parties
- Parking & Shuttle Service
- Ice Skating Classes and Hockey Clinics
- Ice Safety Brochure and Video
- Skate the Lake Event
- 2022 Pond Hockey Championship
Hockey and Skating Hotline: 720-880-1391
- All hours are weather permitting.
- To find out if we are open, please call the Hotline rather than calling either Rec Center, as it is updated daily.
- Always call the Hotline before you leave for the lake. Hours and days are subject to change due to fluctuating weather and ice conditions.
- Please make sure the lake is open for skating before dropping off children and be prompt picking them up at closing times.
2022 Normal Operating Hours - weather permitting
|Monday through Friday||3 PM to 7 PM|
|Saturday||8 AM to 7 PM|
|Sunday||8 AM to 7 PM|
2021/22 Holiday Hours - weather permitting
|Winter Break||December 30 to January 4||Varies, See Above Schedule|
|Christmas Eve||December 24||9 AM to 3 PM|
|Christmas Day||December 25||10 AM to 3 PM|
|New Year's Eve||December 31||3 to 7 PM (Skate the Lake)|
|New Year's Day||January 1||3 to 7 PM (Ice Plunge at 12 PM)|
|Martin Luther King Day||January 17||8 AM to 7 PM|
|Presidents' Day||February 21||8 AM to 7 PM|
Always call the Skating Hotline 720-880-1391 before heading to Evergreen Lake as fluctuating weather can affect hours of operation.
|Fees Per Hour||Fee|
|Private Hourly Rink Rate||$80/rink|
Skate rental for any participant is $7 per pair.
10-Punch Skate Card
Hand sharpening is offered during scheduled skate times for $8 per pair at Evergreen Lake.
Skate sizes for rent range from strap-on skates to men's size 16. Expect lines for skate rental. The rental fee is $7 per pair.
Group Broomball Rental
Rink, sticks, and balls are included for $100 per hour plus individual ticket purchase.
Ice Rink Rental
A portion of the lake skating area may be sectioned off for the use of private parties, hockey games, broomball, or other skating activities.
Please visit the following skating reservation link to reserve an individual rink at Evergreen Lake or Buchanan Ponds.
- The rental fee is $80 per hour at Evergreen Lake (Individual skating admission included for up to 15 people).
Warming Hut Rental
During open skate hours, the warming hut is available for rent for birthday parties, meetings, group events, and more. The rental fee is $300 for 2 hours and $50 for each additional hour. Tables and chairs are available inside the hut and a private hockey rink with goals is included with the rental. Please call Evergreen Lake House Office at 720-880-1300 for information and reservations.
Evergreen Lake House and skate rinks are closed to the public during private events. Please call for group pricing and availability. Skate rental and broomball equipment are included. Concessions are available upon request. Call 720-880-1300 for information and reservations.
Parking at Evergreen Lake House is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. There will be shuttles available on the weekends only at Stagecoach Park (See note above regarding Feb 5th).
Learn to Skate Classes
Register online, at Evergreen Lake House, or at either Recreation Center. Always call the Skating Hotline in advance to check conditions. Do not drop off children for classes without being sure the rink is open.
Please arrive early to rent skates (included with class) and check-in at the ticket window to receive a lesson ticket. Helmets are required.
Learn To Skate - Beginner (3 to 5 Years)
Learn how to stand, walk and fall down properly on skates. The class progresses to learning how to glide and stop over the course of four weeks.
Learn to Skate - Beginner (6 to 9 Years)
Learn how to stand, walk, and fall down properly on skates. The class progresses to learning how to glide and stop over the course of four weeks.
For children 7 years and older wanting to improve their skating skills, we recommend private/semi-private lessons.
|Private/Semi-Private Skating Lessons|
|Semi-Private||Half - Hour||$25|
Winter Skills Hockey Clinic
Improve your skating ability while learning how to play hockey. Classes consist of drills in skating, shooting, offense, defense, and scrimmage.
Classes offered in two different age groups: 5 up to 9 years and 8 up to 14 years.
This annual family-friendly event is a non-alcoholic event held at Evergreen Lake on December 31st each year.
Pond Hockey Championship Tournament - January 8-9, 2022
Dates for the 2023 Championship Tournament are TBD.