Hillcrest Rink

Hillcrest Rink — located near Queen Elizabeth Park in the Riley Park neighbourhood — is open all year and offers public skating and skate lessons for all ages and abilities. You can rent skates during public skate and lesson times.

Register for winter ice skating classes starting Friday, November 27. Are you ready?

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Register for rink programs and services

Our registration and reservation system is easy to navigate and helps you plan, track, and manage all your recreation requests in one place.

If you are a new user, setting up your account is easy with an email address. Just create a password, complete your profile, and you’re ready to go. 

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Map, address, contact info

Location and contact info

Find and contact the Hillcrest Rink, Community Centre, Fitness Centre, and Aquatic Centre.


Rink schedule

See the schedule of activities taking place at Hillcrest Rink; public skate times, hockey drop-in, family skate, and more.

Admission fees and passes

Rink fees and passes

Find the admission and skate rental fees for ice rinks in Vancouver and information about multi-visit and monthly passes.

Rent the rink for your next event

Rent a Vancouver rink for your hockey games or tournaments, birthday parties, and more

Rink rentals

You can reserve ice or dry floor at rinks for private use, including skating parties, hockey, ringette, trade shows, ball hockey, parties, and more. Find out how you can rent a rink, as well as the cost and availability. Britannia, Hillcrest, and Sunset have ice year-round.

Hillcrest Rink amenities

  • Ice surface: 200 foot x 85 foot (NHL size)
  • Seating: 400
  • Ice available all year


  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ice sledges available at no cost
  • Wheelchairs are welcome during public skating lessons. Participants must wear helmets. The person pushing the wheelchair must wear skates.

Passes accepted:

  • Leisure Access Card (LAC)
  • Flexipass

Helmet policy for skating activities

Anyone participating in skating classes, lessons, and programs must wear a CSA-certified hockey or snowboard helmet. You are also encouraged to wear a helmet at public skate times. Rinks have a limited number of helmets free-of-charge to registered program participants. Cycling helmets are not permitted.

Receive a discount when you buy a helmet

Bring your current Park Board skate lesson registration receipt to these retailers to receive:

Find out more about our community centre

Hillcrest Centre

Hillcrest Centre

Hillcrest recreation centre is located at 4575 Clancy Loranger Way, Vancouver, BC. 604-257-8680. Amenities include a dance studio, indoor cycling, indoor/outdoor pool, ice rink, fitness centre, gym, and cafe.

Last modified: Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:26:44

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