Breaking News
More () »

Ice skating rink opens at Evergreen Lake

Get out your skates: Evergreen Lake is ready for ice skating this season.
Credit: 9NEWS

EVERGREEN, Colo. — The ice skating rink at Evergreen Lake officially opens for the winter on Tuesday.

The rink will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., through Jan. 4, except for the following times:

  • Saturday, Dec 24: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec 25: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Saturday, Dec 31: 10 a m - 8 p.m.
  • Sunday, Jan 1: 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. (Polar Plunge 12 p.m.)

After Jan. 4, rink hours are are normally Monday to Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday to Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Shuttles will run every day during the Winter Break Schedule. The hours and days are subject to change due to weather and ice conditions.

The ice has to be 12 inches thick to open – and 16 inches to be groomed by a zamboni – which is the rink’s claim to fame, according to the Evergreen Park and Recreation District.

To check the ice conditions, call the skating hotline at 720-880-1391.

For more information, prices and directions, check out: evergreenrecreation.com.

Credit: Evergreen Park & Recreation District

SUGGESTED VIDEOS: Snow in Colorado

> Top stories curated daily just for you! Sign up for the 9NEWSLETTER to get can’t-miss stories, Next and Broncos content, weather and more delivered right to your inbox.


Subscribe to our daily 9NEWSLETTER

Download the 9NEWS APP
iTunes: http://on9news.tv/itunes
Google Play: http://on9news.tv/1lWnC5n 


Watch more from 9NEWS on the free 9NEWS+ app for Roku and Fire TV.

9NEWS+ has multiple live daily shows including 9NEWS Mornings, Next with Kyle Clark and 9NEWS+ Daily, an original streaming program. 9NEWS+ is where you can watch live breaking news, weather updates, and press conferences. You can also replay recent newscasts and find videos on demand of our top stories, local politics, investigations and Colorado specific features.

To download 9NEWS+ on Roku search for KUSA.

To download 9NEWS+ on Fire TV search for 9NEWS.

RELATED: Watch 9NEWS for free on ROKU, Apple TV, Fire TV

Before You Leave, Check This Out