ICE.

Schedule.

Skate at the Shell. 

 

Ice Rink Fees & Skate Rentals. 

Rink Fees

A valid ID card or Rec Sports Membership is required. 

Student  $3 
Affiliate  $4 
Community  $5 
Other students & children  $4 

 

Skate Rentals

A valid ID card or Rec Sports Membership is required.

All Participants  $2 

Ice Classes. 

 

Learn to Skate

This class offers an introduction to any form of skating and focuses on teaching the basic elements that would allow you to progress into hockey, figure skating, or skating for fun. 

Students: $50  Affiliates: $60  Community/Non-Members: $80 
+ skate rental

Designed for:

  • Skaters with little or no experience

Prerequisites:

  • None

Class Components:

  • Forward and backward skating
  • Turns
  • Stops

View schedule and register.

Ice Policies.

General Policies

  • Instruction by skating professionals during open rec skating sessions is prohibited
  • Rec Sports staff has the authority to stop any activity that may create maintenance or safety concerns
  • Skating direction is at the discretion of staff on duty

Open Hockey

  • Participants must be at least 18 years of age
  • The first two goalies to arrive for each session will be admitted at no charge (still must pay equipment rental, if needed)
  • Helmets are required and may be rented from the front desk for $2 

Stick & Puck

  • Participants must be at least 18 years of age
  • Helmet and gloves are required 
  • No pick-up games are permitted 

Open Figure Skate

  • Participants must be at least 18 years of age
  • All skaters must patch toe-pick holes with ice provided

Ice Reservations.

Interested in reserving ice space for an event for your student organization, university department, or community group? All reservations can be made by submitting a Special Event Request Form

For more information, please visit our Reservations & Rentals page or email specialevents@recsports.wisc.edu.