Skate the Lake, January 28th & 29th, 2017

Skate The Lake on Rick Mercer Report

2017 Results are posted here


- Race & event photos are available at Kroeker Photo's Galleries. Click the link ( to view the galleries, pick favourites, buy prints, and share on social media.

Skate the Lake 14 will be held February 17-18, 2018 - Stay tuned for more details & get practicing for the 100K race

Have some great ideas for next year's event? Want to join our amazing group of volunteers and make Skate the Lake happen?  Let us know today!


STL Sponsors

A huge thanks to all our wonderful sponsors; our event wouldn't be the same without you! Visit our many local sponsors today.





Pictures Wanted

There is so much activity at Skate the Lake. If you should capture a good picture, please forward it to registration@portlandoutdoors  .com and we may use it on our website.




Ice Conditions

The oval is closed for the season.  STL 2018 is Feb 17th -18th.              The Dutch are coming.






Skate the Lake Activities

Activities this year include:

  • Ice Stock Demo Saturday at 10 am
  • Helicopter rides on Sat Jan 28th
  • Kids Curling
  • Skate tails, Snert, Chili and much more
  • Sleigh Rides all day Saturday
  • Public skating to music after final race on Sat. 
  • Fireworks Saturday evening starting at Dusk.
  • Sit down dinner after fireworks- Portland Hall

Race Agenda Day 1, Sat. Jan 28th, 2017

  • Registration trailer opens at 7:30am
  • Opening ceremonies: 8:30am
  • National Anthem - Rasa Krokys
  • "Cutting of the Ice" - President John Bongers
  • Ist Race the 10K starts at 9:00 am
  • See Registration details for other start times