Ice Rink
Contact Info

Contact Info

(During season) 505-662-4500 or (Off season) 505-662-8170

lacrec@lacnm.us

2760 Canyon Road


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Ice Rink is Open Now for the Season!

Welcome to the Los Alamos County Ice Rink

Built in 1936, the ice rink is the only refrigerated, NHL regulation, outdoor ice rink in New Mexico.  Tucked against the canyon with a backdrop of pine trees, the ice rink offers public skating, hockey, and skating lessons from November through February. Whether it is stunning winter skies dotted with fluffy white clouds, or night skies filled with twinkling stars the ice rink is where you and your family can enjoy an unforgettable skating experience. Because we are an outdoor rink adverse weather may force the rink to close with short notice. 

Click on pdf's for General Information, Lessons Information, Schedule & Special Events: 

Ice Rink General Information.pdf
Ice Skating Lessons.pdf
Ice Rink Holiday & Special Events.pdf

Ice Rink Schedule

2017-2018 Ice Rink Schedule

SUNDAY

7:00am – 1:00pm LAHA

1:00PM – 1:15PM ICE RESURFACING

1:15pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 7:30pm LAHA

7:30PM – 7:45PM ICE RESURFACING

7:45pm – 9:45pm Adult Hockey

MONDAY

11:30am – 1:30pm Adult Skate

1:30pm – 3:30pm Public Skating

3:30PM – 3:45PM ICE RESURFACING

3:45pm – 10:00pm LAHA

TUESDAY

11:30am – 1:30pm Adult Skate

1:30pm – 3:30pm Public Skating

3:30PM – 3:45PM ICE RESURFACING

3:45pm – 5:15pm Youth Stick & Puck

5:15PM – 5:30PM ICE RESURFACING

5:30pm – 10:30pm LAHA

WEDNESDAY

11:30am – 1:30pm Adult Skate

1:30pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 10:15pm LAHA

THURSDAY

11:30am – 1:30pm Adult Skate

1:30pm – 4:45pm Public Skating

4:45PM – 5:00PM ICE RESURFACING

5:00pm – 8:30pm LAHA

8:30PM – 8:45PM ICE RESURFACING

8:45pm –10:15pm Adult Hockey

FRIDAY

December & January

11:30am –1:30pm Adult Stick & Puck

November & February

11:30am –1:30pm Adult Skate

1:30pm – 5:15pm Public Skate

5:15pm – 8:00pm LAHA

8:00PM – 8:15PM ICE RESURFACING

8:15pm – 10:15pm Varsity Hockey Game

SATURDAY

6:30am – 12:30pm LAHA

12:30PM – 12:45PM ICE RESURFACING

12:45pm – 2:00pm Skating Lessons

2:00pm – 5:30pm Public Skating

5:30PM – 5:45PM ICE RESURFACING

5:45pm – 9:30pm LAHA

Don't Forget! Approximately every hour and a half the ice is cleaned for resurfacing and no one can remain in the hockey boxes. Times vary based on ice conditions and are subject to change based on different events. Patrons cannot access the ice until the ice resurfacer has exited and the gates are closed

Ice Rink Events

Ice Rink Events



Skate with Santa
Santa always takes time during his busy holiday schedule to visit the Ice Rink. He is bringing his elves to greet boys and girls and hand out candy canes. Santa and his elves will pose for pictures on and off the ice.

Saturday, December 16 -  2:30pm - 4:00pm
Sunday,   December 17 -  3:30pm - 5:00pm
$6.50 - Age 6 & Older   $2.50 - Age 5 & Under 
Includes state rental and admission. No passes accepted. 

Luminaria Skate
Start a holiday tradition and spend Christmas Eve at the Ice Rink. Quiet holiday music, luminarias, and holiday lights. Enjoy the holiday evening skating with family and friends. Admission includes coffee and hot cocoa.

Sunday, December 24 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm 
$6.50 - Age 6 & Older    $2.50 - Age 5 & Under 
Includes skate rental and admission. No passes accepted. 

Adult Broomball
Broomball is a game that incorporates some hockey and soccer strategies. The game is played on the ice with two teams consisting of six players on each side (a goalie and 5 other players). Players use a broom to move the ball up and down the ice and instead of skates, players wear tennis shoes so no skating experience required. 
Helmets and pads are recommended but not required. First 30 minutes are skills and drills for new players. 

Thursday, January 4 -    5:15pm - 8:00pm
Friday,     February 16 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
$5.00 per person - Ages 16 & up
Each person will need to bring their own broom in order to play. No passes accepted.  

Big M.A.C. Teen Skate Night
A coordinated event with the Youth Activity Center to provide music and refreshments for middle school students, in a fun, safe, supervised environment. 

Friday, January 26 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm 
$6.50 per person 
For 6th, 7th and 8th grade students. 
Includes skate rental and admission. No passes accepted. 
 

Holiday Schedule

Holiday Hours

The Los Alamos County Ice Rink is OPEN 12:00-5:00pm

each holiday from November - February, except :

Christmas Eve: Public Skating   12:00pm - 4:00pm

                           Luminaria Skate  5:00pm - 7:00pm

2017-2018 Ice Rink HOLIDAY Schedule

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22

11:30am – 1:30pm Adult Stick & Puck

1:30PM – 1:45PM ICE RESURFACING

1:45pm – 8:00pm Public Skating

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23

12:00pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24

12:00pm – 4:00pm Public Skating

4:00PM – 5:00PM ICE RESURFACING

5:00pm – 7:00pm Luminaria Skate

MONDAY, DECEMBER 25

12:00pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 26

12:00pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 7:15pm Adult Hockey

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27

6:00am – 1:15pm Holiday Hockey Festival

1:30pm – 4:45pm Public Skating

5:00pm – 10:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 28

6:00am – 1:15pm Holiday Hockey Festival

1:30pm – 4:45pm Public Skating

5:00pm – 10:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 29

6:00am – 1:15pm Holiday Hockey Festival

1:30pm – 4:45pm Public Skating

5:00pm – 10:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 30

6:00am – 4:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

4:15pm – 8:00pm Public Skating

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 31

12:00pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

MONDAY, JANUARY 1

12:00pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

TUESDAY, JANUARY 2

11:30am – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 9:30pm LAHA

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3

11:30am – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 7:15pm Adult Hockey

THURSDAY, JANUARY 4

11:30am – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 8:00pm Broomball

FRIDAY, JANUARY 5

11:30am – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 8:00pm LAHA

SATURDAY, JANUARY 6

6:30am – 12:30pm LAHA

12:30PM – 12:45PM ICE RESURFACING

12:45pm – 2:00pm Skating Lessons

2:00pm – 5:30pm Public Skating

5:30PM – 5:45PM ICE RESURFACING

5:45pm – 9:30pm LAHA

SUNDAY, JANUARY 7

7:00am – 1:00pm LAHA

1:00PM – 1:15PM ICE RESURFACING

1:15pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 7:30pm LAHA

7:45pm – 9:45pm Adult Hockey

DON’T FORGET! Approximately every hour and a half, the ice is cleared for resurfacing, and no one can remain in the hockey boxes. Times vary based on ice conditions and scheduled events. Patrons cannot access the ice until the Ice Resurfacer has exited and the gates are closed.

Hockey Events

Try Hockey for FREE Day

Co-Sponsored by the Los Alamos Hockey Association (LAHA) this is a chance for youth of all ages to try ice hockey on for size. LAHA volunteer coaches will be available to assist with equipment fitting, helmet and skate fitting, and on-ice activities.

This program is for non-registered LAHA players and is not a stick & puck ice time. Free admission and skate rental.

Saturday, November 18 4:30pm - 5:30pm
All Youth 18 & Under


Youth Stick & Puck Sessions

Hosted by LAHA and PROS, these introductory sessions are open to all levels, and the ice is divided based upon abilities. Volunteer LAHA coaches work with participants on and off the ice to develop skating, puck handling, and stick handling skills. Arrive at least 15 minutes before each session to be outfitted with skates, helmet, a stick, and any other necessary equipment. Equipment is provided by LAHA at no fee. A LAHA equipment rental form is required and must be signed off by an adult over 18 years of age. Forms can be downloaded at: www.losalamosnm.us, and click on “Recreation.”

Tuesdays 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Includes skates & admission. 18 & Under

Per Session $6.50


Adult Noon Time Public Skating

Take a break mid-day and come to the Rink. Bring your lunch or grab something at the concession stand.

Monday - Thursday  11:30am - 1:30pm
Fridays (Nov & Feb) 11:30am - 1:30pm
18 & Older

Daily                             $3.25
10-Punch Noon-Time  $29.25

Adult Evening Pick-up Pond Hockey

Enjoy an evening of pick-up hockey with players of all skill levels. Players must have their own equipment as the Rink only rents hockey skates. Locker rooms available for changing prior to pick-up games and 30 minutes after.

Sunday 7:45pm - 9:45pm
Thursday 8:45pm - 10:15pm

Review the Holiday Schedule for changes. 18 & Older

Daily                            $7.75
10-Punch Pass           $69.75
Hockey Season Pass $237.00

Adult Noon Time Stick & Puck

Enjoy a Friday afternoon of working on your hockey skills. Must provide and bring equipment as the Rink does not rent hockey equipment. The season is December and January due to sun load and ice conditions early and late in the season.

Friday (Dec - Jan) 11:30am - 1:30pm
18 & Older
Daily $6.00


Hockey Events Schedule

Los Alamos Hockey Association www.lahockey.org The volunteers of LAHA are dedicated to youth hockey in Los Alamos and are committed to letting every child play the “Coolest Game on Earth.” The Los Alamos Hockey Association (LAHA) develops character, integrity, teamwork and sportsmanship. They teach youth the importance of respect for their coaches, teammates, opposing players, and officials. LAHA educates participants and the public on the fundamentals and goals of amateur hockey, while developing a proud and supportive hockey community. LAHA has hockey programs for boys and girls (ages 4 to 19) and is the largest youth hockey association in the state of New Mexico.

2017-2018 HOCKEY EVENTS Schedule

HOLIDAY HOCKEY FESTIVAL

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27

6:00am – 1:15pm Holiday Hockey Festival

1:30pm – 4:45pm Public Skating

5:00pm – 10:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 28

6:00am – 1:15pm Holiday Hockey Festival

1:30pm – 4:45pm Public Skating

5:00pm – 10:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 29

6:00am – 1:15pm Holiday Hockey Festival

1:30pm – 4:45pm Public Skating

5:00pm – 10:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 30

6:00am – 4:00pm Holiday Hockey Festival

4:15pm – 8:00pm Public Skating

3-V-3 HOCKEY JAMBOREE

SATURDAY, JANUARY 27

6:00am – 12:30pm X-Ice Festival

12:30PM – 12:45PM ICE RESURFACING

12:45pm – 2:00pm Skating Lessons

2:00PM – 2:15PM ICE RESURFACING

2:15pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 9:45pm X-Ice Festival

SUNDAY, JANUARY 28

6:00am – 1:45pm X-Ice Festival

1:45PM – 2:00PM ICE RESURFACING

2:00pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 7:30pm LAHA

7:30PM – 7:45PM ICE RESURFACING

7:45pm – 9:45pm Adult Hockey

ATOMIC CITY ADULT HOCKEY TOURNAMENT

FRIDAY, JANUARY 12

11:30am – 1:30pm Adult Stick & Puck

1:30pm – 5:15pm Public Skating

5:15PM – 5:30PM ICE RESURFACING

5:30pm – 10:30pm Adult Tournament

SATURDAY, JANUARY 13

6:00am – 12:30pm Adult Tournament

12:30PM – 12:45PM ICE RESURFACING

12:45pm – 2:00pm Skating Lessons

2:00pm – 5:30pm Public Skating

5:30PM – 5:45PM ICE RESURFACING

5:45pm – 11:30pm Adult Tournament

SUNDAY, JANUARY 14

6:00am – 1:45pm Adult Tournament

1:45PM – 2:00PM ICE RESURFACING

2:00pm – 5:00pm Public Skating

5:00PM – 5:15PM ICE RESURFACING

5:15pm – 7:30pm LAHA

FAT MEN ADULT HOCKEY GAME

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3

5:45pm – 7:45pm Puck Drops

8:00pm – 10:15pm LAHA

Admission Per Person $7.75

Annual or Punch Pass Accepted



Birthday Parties

Have an "Ice " Birthday at the Rink!
Birthday parties can be hosted in a locker room or outside on a picnic table.

Party planners are welcome to bring their own food into the facility but the Ice Rink cannot store the food in a refrigerator or freezer. You are also welcome to arrive at the facility early to get things set-up in advance of your group reservation time. 

10 Minimum/75 Maximum
Must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. 

Group Reservations

Group Admission/Skate Rental
10 Minimum / 75 Maximum

Must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. All groups must pay with one check or cash.

Ice skating is a great activity for all groups and ages. We have skates for the smallest foot - size 6 toddler - to the largest foot - size 14. The Rink can accommodate day cares, school field trips, home school groups, family reunions youth groups, and more

A discount is offered for groups over 10 people. The Rink allows one adult free admission per 10 participants. Al groups must have adult chaperones to supervise groups on and off the ice. 

Fees:      $ 3.25   Youth Groups
              $ 4.75   Adult Groups 
              $ 3.25   Group Skate Rental
Rental:    $45.50  2-Hour Locker Room
              $11.50  Each Additional Hour
 
When you arrive at the Rink, guests can check in at the front counter, pick-up their skates, and be directed to the group. When all your party goers have arrived and have checked in, come back to the front counter and staff will help you settle the payment.
 
The Ice Rink will provide a staff member for a lesson in lacing skates and a mini skating lesson upon advance request and at no extra charge. 
 

Tips for a successful group event:

Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance to receive the group rate 

All groups must have adult chaperones to supervise groups on and off the ice. 

The Rink allows one adult free admission per 10 participants.
 
Groups do not have to pay in advance. Once everyone has arrived and gotten their skates the group organizer can come back to the register to pay for the attendees. 

Attendees who have a Rink pass may use that for admission with a group and can bring their own skates. Passes must be scanned as they enter the facility. 



Private Arena Rental 
Groups who are interested in renting the Ice Rink to host a large event can rent the entire rink facility. A minimum 2-hour rental is required and prices vary based on time and day of week. Contact the Ice Rink for availability.

         Monday - Thursday     $90.00/hour
         Friday - Sunday        $178.50/hour
         Does not include skate rental 

Renters must fill out the proper paperwork and provide a certificate of liability insurance for $1 million naming Los Alamos County as an additional insured.