Ice Rentals

The Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie operates 3 municipal arenas for the health and enjoyment of all residents:
  • GFL Memorial Gardens
  • John Rhodes Community Centre (2 ice pads)
  • W.J. McMeeken Centre

Return to Play Rules

Stage 3 Public Health Guidelines - Starting July 16, 2021

Ice Permit Holder is responsible to implement and continually enforce for the Group:
  • Anyone exhibiting signs or symptoms of illness will leave the practice/activity.
  • Masks must be worn and only removed during the physical activity.
  • Facility entry through main ice doors with Sign In Log sheets for tracing purposes.
  • Active screening monitored by facility staff to ensure sign in for tracing purposes.
  • Participants will follow the social distancing markers.
  • Participants will not be limited to a maximum number of individuals. (Social gatherings different with 25 individuals i.e. birthday parties).
  • Scrimmages/games will be allowed.
  • Spectators will be allowed at 50% capacity within viewing area and required to maintain social distancing spacing.
  • Players to arrive only 30 minutes before session and vacate 30 minutes after session.
  • Limits for dressing rooms as per social distancing requirements of 6’.
  • Covid cleaning protocols to be continued from facilities standpoint.
To book ice time at these facilities:


Ice Rental Rates

All rates include HST.

GFL Memorial Gardens Rates

Adult $200.00 per hour 
Youth $179.00 per hour

John Rhodes/McMeeken Rates

Adult $186.00 per hour
Youth $172.00 per hour
Non-Ice $67.00 per hour

Arena Rental Definitions

Term Definition
Youth Rentals for skaters 18 years of age and younger
Adult Rentals for skaters 19 years of age and older
Non-Ice Rentals on the concrete slab of the arena when ice is removed.