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Ice Skating & Local Snow Directory

ICE SKATING AND SNOW IN AND AROUND SAN DIEGO


(Please check websites for accuracy)

 

Indoor Ice Skating

Icetown in Carlsbad: 2283 Cosmos Court, Carlsbad 92011 (760) 893-8219 Visit www.icetowncarlsbad.com 

Iceoplex in Escondido: 555 N. Tulip, Escondido 92025 (760) 489-5550  Visit www.iceoplexescondido.com 

UTC Ice Sports Center in UTC Plaza 4545 La Jolla Village Drive, SD 92122 (858) 452-9110  Visit www.utcice.com

 

Outdoor Ice Skating and Snow Fun

Frozen Fairgrounds (new) ice rink at Del Mar Fairgrounds | www.frozenfairgrounds.com 

San Diego Botanic Garden Snow Days  |  www.sdbgarden.org 

Skating at Poway Park  |  www.poway.org 

Sycuan’s Fantasy On Ice at Horton Plaza |  www.fantasyonicesd.com 

Skating By the Sea – Hotel Del Coronado  | www.hoteldel.com 

Viejas Outlet Center across from Viejas Casino  | www.shopviejas.com 

Otay Ranch Ice Rink at Otay Ranch Town Center |  www.otayranchtowncenter.com

SeaWorld – Snow hill and sled rides from Dec 17,  | www.seaworldsandiego.com. 

 

Frozen Fairgrounds Ice Rink and NHL Ice Hokey Rink

Skate, play and chill through the holidays at the largest holiday ice skating rink in San Diego. The NHL Hockey Rink is the first full size outdoor ice hockey rink in the history of San Diego.  Visit  www.frozenfairgrounds.com 

 

Viejas Outlet Center Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

Viejas ice skating rink in Southern California’s largest outdoor ice rink. They serve hot cocoa, pizza, and popcorn. This rink is bigger than Rockefeller Center in New York City! Don’t forget about the awesome shopping you can do at the Outlet Center while the kid are ice skating!  Visit  www.viejas.com

 

Sycuan’s Fantasy On Ice: A Cool Way to Help Kids  

Sycuan and Rady Children’s Hospital Auxiliary have teamed up to present Fantasy on Ice through January 3 at the new ice rink at Horton Plaza. Every day, throughout the holidays, enjoy special holiday events and activities.  Visit www.fantasyonicesd.com 

 

Hotel del Coronado Skating by the Sea 

Hotel Del is Celebrating the 13th year of Skating by the Sea. Skating by the Sea is a unique Southern California experience with an outdoor ice skating rink overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The oceanfront Windsor Lawn is transformed into a spectacular ice rink with skating sessions offered daily. A portion of the skating proceeds will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of San Diego.   Visit  www.hoteldel.com

 

Poway Community Park- Snow Hill and Winterfest

January 13-14

Experience the magic and charm of winter like never before at Poway Community Park. Feel snow between your fingers while sledding down snow hill; smell roasted marshmallows as you devour delicious s’mores and experience the wind in your hair skating around the synthetic ice rink.  Visit  www.poway.org

 

WinterFest – Orange County Fair and Event Center

December 16-January 1

California’s largest winter experience! Giant wonderland has a full outdoor ice rink, 130-foot six-lane Snowflake Summit ice slide, new play park with real snow, photos on the world’s largest rocking horse, strolling carolers, visits in the cabin of Mr. and Mrs. Claus and Festival of Lights walk-through light show with more than two million sparkling lights.

 

San Diego is a paradise with perfect year-round weather, but when it rains, there is magic that happens in the mountain areas of San Diego’s East County.  

Cuyamaca Peak/Cuyamaca Rancho State Park

(52 mi northeast of SD)

www.parks.ca.gov

 

Julian

(60 mi northeast of SD)

www.julianca.com

 

Palomar Mountain State Park

(77 mi northeast of SD)

 www.palomarsp.org

 

Laguna Mountain/Sunrise Highway

(55 mi east of SD)

www.lagunamountain.com

 

Pine Creek Wilderness

(68 miles east of SD)

www.fs.usda.gov

 

Just a little northeast from San Diego, in Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ventura Counties, you will find more snow for tubing, sledding, and skiing at Lake Arrowhead/Big Bear (Snow Valley, Snow Summit, Bear Mountain, Rim Nordic, and Snow Resort Weather), Running Springs, Idyllwild, Mount San Jacinto State Park (via Palm Springs Aerial Tramway), Mt. Baldy, Mountain High/Wrightwood and Frazier Park/Mt. Pinos. Of course, even more north you’ll find slopes at Mammoth Mountain, June Lake, and Lake Tahoe. Here below is a photo of the Julian Church.

Santa’s Village in Skyforest –reopen after 20 years! San Bernardino Mtns.

 www.skyparkssantasvillage.com 

 

Snow Valley Mountain Resort Snow Play Area – Running Springs

www.snow-valley.com

 

Snow Drift Tubing Park – Running Springs

 www.snowdrift.net

 

Big Bear Snow Play

www.bigbearsnowplay.com

 

Big Bear – Snow Summit

 www.bigbearmountainresort.com 

 

Mammoth Mountain

www.mammothmountain.com 

 

June Mountain

www.junemountain.com 

 

Lake Tahoe

 www.squawalpine.com