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 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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Find and contact the Hillcrest Rink, Community Centre, Fitness Centre, and Aquatic Centre.
Find the admission and skate rental fees for ice rinks in Vancouver and information about multi-visit and monthly passes.
Hillcrest Rink amenities
- Ice surface: 200 foot x 85 foot (NHL size)
- Seating: 400
- Ice available all year
- Wheelchair accessible
- Wheelchairs are welcome during public skating lessons. Participants must wear helmets. The person pushing the wheelchair must wear skates.
- Leisure Access Program (LAP)
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 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.