Saanich Recreation provides skating exclusively at G.R. Pearkes Recreation Centre:

Please contact for any skating inquiries. 

Friday Night theme skates:


Public Skating Rules of Conduct 

  • Please note: Monday PM Stick & Puck session requires reservations to be made online or by phone. All other skating sessions are drop-in, please pay at reception. 

 Equipment Information and Rentals

  • We highly recommend helmets for all skating activities. GR Pearkes has limited rental helmets available, please bring your own when possible
  • Helmets and gloves are mandatory for all skating lessons. Limited rental helmets are available, please bring your own when possible
  • Wheelchairs and baby strollers are welcome, please see the ice attendant for rules and guidelines

Skate rentals:

  • Lesson rental: $1 per person, per lesson
  • Punch cards are available for purchase at reception.
  • Non-lesson rate: $4.00 per person

Skate sharpening: 

  • Available during some public skating sessions - Fall/Winter.
  • $5.00 per pair

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