Skating Rinks in Brampton

Skating in Brampton

The warm weather is unfortunately behind us but we still find outselves searching for family entertainment, and with the Winter Weather starting to begin, why not keep the kids busy, healthy and active this winter with Skating. Use this as your guide to Skating in Brampton and Indoor Skating Areas in Brampton. Whether you are looking for indoor ice skating in Brampton, public skating in Brampton, or Brampton outdoor rinks, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

We have made a list, (and checked it twice) to create a complete guide to ice skating in Brampton. If you want to go skating and find yourself wondering: “where are the best ice skating rinks in Brampton?” Just come back here and reference this list. From Indoor ice skating in Brampton to beautiful Brampton outdoor rinks, there is a fun skating experience for everyone in Brampton. Looking for skating rinks in Mississauga? We have you covered there too.

The best part about winter is that Public Outdoor Skating is very low cost, and time spent outdoors during the winter can actually help build your immune system, get you active and help you gather essential nutrients like Vitamin D. Staying active is essential to our health and wellbeing and Brampton is offering many options for residents to enjoy safe, open air activities during the winter months while maintaining physical distancing. Checkout our full guide of Easy Outdoor Winter Activities for Kids in Brampton, Mississauga and Georgetown or Toboganning in Brampton or Toboganning in Mississauga.

Skating in Brampton – FREE Outdoor Skating Locations


The City of Brampton operates 4 outdoor Brampton Skating Rinks: Chinguacousy Park Skate Trail, Mount Pleasant Outdoor Skating Rink, and Gage Park Outdoor Skating Trail, and Gore Meadows Community Centre. Plus in 2020 they opened a few extras so I have included them on the list and will update if they are available for 2021. For Updates and Changes from City of Brampton. Also nearby you can checkout our Guide to Skating in Mississauga. 

  • Chinguacousy Skate Trail
  • Gage Park
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Gore Meadows
  • Earnscliffe
  • Morris Kerbel
  • Flower City

Map of  Brampton Skating Locations:





Skating Protocols:

  • As of Dec 1, 2021 – Masks are recommended when 2 metre distance cannot be maintained but are not Required.
  • *NEW* Please be advised that Mount Pleasant, Chinguacousy Park, and Gore Meadows outdoor skate locations now permit the use of City-provided skate aids.  A limited number of skate-aids are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Skate aids are thoroughly cleaned between skates. Participants using skate aids are required to provide and use their own CSA approved hockey helmet and full facemask. In addition to skate aids, “Skateez” are permitted on all outdoor skating rinks.


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Chinguacousy Park​ Skate Trail: Target Date Dec 4th, 2021

Designed in a canal shape that allows easy and comfortable flow for skaters of all abilities to practice their skills. If your not a skater but enjoy watching your kids on the ice there is lots of seating along the trail. The rink can accommodate up to 500 skaters and is 2000 sq metres of ice. The rink is in the centre of the park between the snack bar and barn. Signage throughout the park will assist in directing people to the trail.

Washrooms are located at the rink  in the service building, and seating areas for skate changes are available around the canal. 

9050 Bramalea Road, Brampton

Hours of Operation


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Gage Park: Target Date December 4th, 2021

Brampton’s original Skating trail located in the heart of Brampton across from City Hall. This rink is an oval shape and you can skate through the trees while looking at the majestic light display located around the park. Gage park has been attracting family and friends to come skate for free for years.  Washrooms, and change areas are available inside the little hut on property.

If you visit on the weekends Friday evening through Sunday afternoon then you can enjoy skating to music played by a DJ or warm up at the fire pit!

Skate/Helmet Rentals and a Food Trailer are operational Thursdays to Sundays.*weather permitting

Main St. South and Wellington St. West in Downtown Brampton

Hours of Operation

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Mount Pleasant Community Rink: Target Date December 8th, 2021

Located in the heart of the Mount Pleasant community area of Brampton. This a small rectangular shaped rink but is often very quiet and not as busy as the other two rinks in Brampton. There are washrooms available inside the Mount Pleasant library but it is only open certain times. Skate rentals and change rooms are not available at this location however benches are provided around the skating rink for changing skates.


100 Commuter Drive in Brampton (North of Mount Pleasant GO Station)

Hours of Operation


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Gore Meadows Community Rink (Brampton) Target Date Dec 8th, 2021

Located in the heart of the Gore Meadows community area of Brampton. This rink is nearly 900 sq ft and features a covered roof that protects the rink from the elements especially the sun that melts the snow. The rink also features two accessible washrooms and one universal change room with lockers.
10100 The Gore Rd, Brampton

Earnscliffe Park Outdoor Skating Rink – artificial ice  (Target Date Dec 13, 2021)

44 Eastbourne Drive​ (Clark Boulevard and Eastbourne Drive)​

Morris Kerbel Park Outdoor Skating Rink – artificial ice (Target Date Dec 13, 2021)

Washrooms are available. Non-medical masks are required in washroom facilities. Benches are provided in designated areas for changing skates.​
292 Conestoga Drive​ (North of Bovaird Drive East and Conestoga Drive)


Flower City Community Campus Skating Rink – artificial ice (Target Date Dec 13, 2021)

Washrooms are available. Non-medical masks are required in washroom facilities. Benches are provided in designated areas for changing skates.
8870 McLaughlin Road​ (Southwest Corner of McLaughlin & Queen Street West)

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Skate Sharpening Brampton

Need to get your skates sharpened before hitting the ice in Brampton? There are several different establishments to choose from that will ensure your skates are ready to go.

  • Procut 2 Skating – 100 Westcreek Blvd Unit 1, Brampton, ON L6T 5V7
  • Skate Rental Plus – 15 Main St S, Brampton, ON L6Y 1M8
  • Sportchek BCC – 25 Peel Centre Dr, Brampton, ON L6T 3R5
  • Sportchek Trinity Commons – 30 Great Lakes Dr, Brampton, ON L6R 2K7
  • Play it Again Sports – 370 Main Street, Unit 104, Brampton, ON L6V 4A4

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1 thought on “Skating in Brampton”

  1. It’s winter where I am (Europe), but it gets a little too cold at times that I just want to chill at home than go out and sweat. 🙁

    I guess your list would make me go on a zumba class (hope there’s also one for adults)… and Spa day would be my to list! Ahhh we really should enjoy winter a bit more!

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