Riverfront Park Ice Palace - Spokane, WA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 47° 39.763 W 117° 25.148
11T E 468531 N 5278898
Quick Description: Originally an attraction of the US Pavilion at Expo 74, this rink is one of the small number of of original works left from the World's Fair.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 12/28/2013 11:47:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMJTBX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Infra-Blue
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Long Description:
Still in use and open slightly over 4 months of the year, this is a regulation sized arena that has hosted thousands and thousands of skaters in its 40 year life time. Besides public skating and private skating parties it offers drop in hockey games for ages 16+, skating lessons and, due to the lack of curling rinks in the area, curling lessons and curling leagues. Though it is outdoor, possibly because it is covered it has been recognized as one of the best outdoor skating rinks in the nation.

We visited at the end of October and the place was hoppin' - there were a lot of kids enjoying the place. We noticed that the ice was marked for both hockey and curling.

Hours of operation are:
11 AM - 5 PM & 7-10 PM (with some variation through Christmas and the New Year)
Public or Private Access?: Public

Physical Address:
507 North Howard Street
Spokane, wa USA
99201


Hours of Operation: From: 11:00 AM To: 10:00 PM

Rink Website: [Web Link]

Price: Not listed

Rent available ?: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
There are no specific visit requirements, however telling about your visit is strongly encouraged. Additional photos of the building or rink to add to the gallery are also nice, but not required. Pictures with a GPS or you in them is highly discouraged.
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