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
||10 am to 8 pm
||1 pm to 8 pm
||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.