Wausau Wisconsin

Parks

December 10, 2016

Outdoor Ice Rinks

Update November 28, 2016:

Weather permitting, the following ice rinks will operate for the 2016-2017 winter season:

  • Riverview School, 4303 E. Troy St – Recreation rink with a warming house.  There will not be a hockey rink this winter at Riverview School.
  • Marathon Park, 1201 Stewart Avenue- Recreation rink and hockey rink with a warming house.  There will be the annual pond hockey tournament held again this season at Marathon Park.
  • 400 Block, downtown Wausau - Recreation rink with a warming house

All rinks have lights that are on timers for night skating.  Any time the combined air and wind temperature falls to -20 degrees or colder, all rinks will close.

 Regular Season Open Skating Hours:
  400 Block Rink Marathon Park and Riverview School
Monday - Friday 5 pm to 8 pm 5:30 pm to 8 pm
Saturday 10 am to 8 pm 1 pm to 8 pm
Sunday 10 am to 6 pm 1 pm to 4:30 pm


Reservations are required for “exclusive” use of a hockey rink for hockey and broomball practice/games. Hockey play is allowed on the hockey rinks which are available on either a first come/first serve basis or when reserved (see below).

Outdoor Hockey Rink - Reservations
Up to a two hour block of time can be reserved, at no charge, during open skating hours (see above hours) for games and practices or a private party, i.e. broomball (an adult must be present and responsible for disposing of own trash) at the Marathon Park hockey rink.  A permit is issued for exclusive use of the hockey rink from the Park Office;  The permit must be picked up in person.  No smoking is allowed on school district properties.  No phone reservations are accepted.
 
Outdoor Recreational Rink - Reservations
Up to a two hour block of time can be reserved, at no charge, during non-public skating hours as follows:

Monday thru Friday  8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays  8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

A permit is issued for exclusive use of a recreational rink from the Park Office.  The permit must be picked up in person. No smoking is allowed on school district properties. No phone reservations are accepted.