Important News Update: Skate the Lake 2018 has been moved for one year from January to Sat. Feb 17th & Sun. Feb 18th. We have a large contingent of skaters (100-150) coming from the Netherlands. Portland is their first of three skating events in Canada. On the Sat. we will have a 100K, non-competitive but timed race. We will be serving nourishment for the skaters on the ice during the race. All the other traditional races will be held on the Sunday. This is also Family Day weekend so bring the family and enjoy the many activities that Skate the Lake has to offer. Stay tuned for further updates.
Nov 25 5pm - Carleton Place, On Dec 2nd 7pm - Perth, On Dec 9th 5pm - Smiths Falls, On
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.
The oval is closed for the season. STL 2018 is Feb 17th -18th. The Dutch are coming.
Skate the Lake Activities
Activities for 2018:
Ice Stock Demo
Free kids skating area
Food concessions, Hot Chocolate, Skate tails, 'Snert', Chili
Several warming areas and bonfires
Public skating to music after final race on Saturday
Fireworks Saturday evening starting at Dusk.
Portland Outdoors Boutique selling Skate the Lake merchandise