Elver Park - Ice Rink

Ice Rinks
Address: 1250 McKenna Blvd.
Park: Elver Park
Maintained By: City of Madison Parks Division

Winter Activity Updates

Icon of ice skate
Until further notice: ALL ICE RINKS and WARMING SHELTERS ARE CLOSED. **Groove & Glide at Tenney Park ice rink (planned for Friday) has been RESCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17.** ** The Learn to Ice Skate at Vilas Park ice rink (planned for Saturday) will be rescheduled, date TBD - Please check the website for an update later this week: http://www.cityofmadison.com/parks/events/learnto.cfm. **


Winter activities* are abundant at Elver Park!
  • Figure skating
  • Hockey rink with boards
  • Cross-Country Ski Trails (with or without "real" snow, 1km machine-made snow loop!)
  • Sledding Hill (again, machine-made snow keeps the hill covered!)
Warming Shelter, Restrooms, Concessions, and Rental Open Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 4:00 - 8:00pm
Friday: 4:00 - 9:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 8:00pm

MMSD EXTENDED HOURS: We offer extended hours on Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD) Winter Break and Holidays. 
  • Monday, January 16: 11am-9pm
  • Friday, February 3: 11am - 9pm

Equipment Rentals Available:
  • Figure & Hockey Skates
  • Hockey sticks
  • Sleds ($2/per hour, or $20/sled)
  • Cross-Country Skis ($9/ adult hour and $5/ youth hour)
  • Sit Skis - accessible one-person ski ($9/adult hour and $5/youth hour)
*All winter activities are weather-dependent. The website is updated as soon as information from the field is available.

Phone: (608)288-6148


  • Cash, check or credit card accepted
Figure and Hockey Skate Rental
  • 1st hour: Adults $6, Children (15 & under) $3 - Add'l hours: $2
  • Men’s, Women’s and Children’s are available
Figure Skating Rink
Hockey Rink
Hockey Stick Rental
  • $2/per hour
Shelter/Warming House
Skate Lessons



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Ice Skating Conditions

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