2020/21 Rink and Change Room Supervision Hours
The Plouffe Park outdoor winter rink and mini rink (puddle) are open 7 days a week to the public starting Saturday, January 16. Limited supervision is available throughout the 2020/21 skating season:
Tuesday 4 pm – 6:30pm
Wednesday 4 pm – 6:30 pm
Thursday 4 pm – 6:30 pm
Friday 4 pm – 6:30 pm
Saturday 11 am – 5 pm
Sunday 11 am – 5 pm
COVID-19 Rules for Using the Outdoor Rinks
As per City of Ottawa COVID-19 regulations, only skating will be permitted on the Plouffe outdoor rinks during the 2020/21 season. Other changes include:
- No sticks or pucks allowed at any time.
- No access to heated changing room. This means public access to skate rentals and washrooms will not be available.
Please plan your visit with these changes in mind.
Volunteers Welcome – It takes a community to build a rink!
The PPRA operates the Winter Rink in Plouffe Park with a grant from the City of Ottawa and the help of volunteers like you!
Are you a high school student looking to earn your volunteer hours or a neighbour who loves to skate outdoors and wants to keep this tradition alive? We would love to hear from you – get in touch with us by email.
Some History about the Rink