How soon before drop-in hockey can I call in to reserve a spot?
You can call in up to 90 minutes (or an hour and a half) before any drop-in hockey session to put your name on the list. However, you must have a current drop-in hockey punch card in order to reserve your place.
What is the required equipment for drop-in hockey?
All hockey activities at the Park City Ice Arena require the following equipment:
hockey helmet. Face mask is required if under 18 years of age.
How can I support my child in their skating?
Be on time and prepared for your lessons, encourage your skater to practice and be positive! If your child enters a competition or joins a team, remember to teach them good sportsmanship regardless of the result - and practice it yourself.
Which instructor is right for my child?
Some things to look for in a coach are personality,
teaching style, teaching experience, skating background, and technical
know-how. We have several great instructors available. Please view our Private Lessons flyer for more information about our private instructors.
recommend coming to watch the instructors in action as they teach other
students to see the various teaching styles in action. Another important consideration when choosing
an instructor is their compatibility with your schedule. If you have questions
when selecting an instructor you may also contact Skating Academy Director,
Erika Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When should I hire a private instructor for my child or myself?
Private lessons can be arranged at any time for any age or level.
If my child is taking lessons, how often should he/she practice?
Skaters should practice twice as much as they have lessons.
How does my child get into a competition?
Skaters need to take private lessons to get a program for competition. The coach will provide all necessary information.
Can I buy used skates?
Yes! We have an inventory of used skates in limited sizes. We offer this as a service to our customers.
When should I buy skates?
Skates can be purchased at any time. We sell skates in every price range.
Do you sell ice skates?
YES, we do!
We sell both Risport and Jackson Skates. Appointments are available for fittings. Skates are not stocked but ordered in.
What should I or my child wear to ice skate?
Rinks are chilly so dress in layers of comfortable warm clothing that allow for movement. Always remember gloves or mittens. Hats and safety approved helmets are encouraged for all children. Don't forget socks!
Do rental skates come in 1/2 sizes?
No, rental skates are not manufactured in ½ sizes. To help you find the right size: the hockey skates run big, so ask for one size smaller than your shoe size. Figure skates are close to shoe size, so ask for the same size as the shoes you’re wearing.
Do you have skate aids?
Yes! We rent the skate aids for $6 per session.
When did the Ice Arena open?
How thick is the ice?
1.25 to 1.50 inches. Our ice making team takes readings with a sonar device 2 times a week in 60 consistent locations and performs ice maintenance accordingly to ensure that the surface is level.