Dust off those skates! The Rideau Canal Skateway will open for it’s 52nd annual season Friday, January 14th at 8:00 AM. For the first time in 20 years, the entire 7.8 kilometre stretch will open to the public on the very first day. The skating rink is the largest of it’s kind in the world.
What to expect this year
Concession stands, equipment rentals and picnic tables are back for the 2022 season.
The National Capital Commission reminds you to keep your social distance, wear a mask at all times, including indoors and in lineups.