The Answers You Need
Are sticks and pucks allowed on the trails?
Definitely! We encourage guests to bring their sticks and pucks along. We also have a few extras if you forget yours at home! There are pond hockey nets available too for skaters to shoot at and play a game of shinny.
Are strollers allowed?
Absolutely! Anything that makes it easier for the whole family to enjoy the skating trail.
Do you have to buy your tickets in advance online?
No you can also buy your tickets on arrival. We accept cash, debit and credit onsite.
Are the trails lit after dark?
The trails are partially lit. To fully enjoy the trails at night, we recommend bringing a headlamp. Headlamps are also available for purchase onsite for $7+HST.
How long is the skating trail?
Our trail is approximately 3km long and includes a series of hills, twists and turns. We also have some rinks throughout where guests can play a little shinny and have some open area to skate around.
Are dogs allowed?
Yes we love having furry friends at RiverOak! We ask that owners maintain control at all times so that everyone can enjoy the skating trails.
Are skating aids available?
We have a few skating aids available onsite for use free of charge.
What are the ice conditions?
The skating trails are outdoor ice and impacted by weather conditions. On warm days, the ice can get soft and choppy. The surface can also crack and be uneven in spots. For daily conditions call 613-212-0077.
Do you have skate rentals?
We have figure skates and hockey skates in various sizes for rent provided by Replay Sports. Skate rentals are $12+HST and include a helmet.
Is there free parking?
Yes there is ample free parking onsite.