4 of the Best Places to Go Ice Skating on Cape Cod

Winter on Cape Cod is a real enchantment. You can enjoy long, cozy walks on the beach, taste delicious clam chowder, and indulge in holiday-related activities. One of our favorites is ice skating! Picture yourself gliding on the ice with your loved ones and making unforgettable memories. Read on to discover our four favorite spots for ice skating on Cape Cod and start planning your visit today.

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Where to Find the Best Spots for Ice Skating on Cape Cod

Charles Moore Arena

Our favorite ice skating spot on Cape Cod is the Charles Moore Arena in Orleans, MA. Not only is it one of the most spacious rinks, but the staff is also very knowledgeable and helpful. Don’t hesitate to ask for some skating lessons and tips. Did you know that they also have a pro shop where you can find the best accessories and gear?

Tony Kent Public Skate Arena

The Tony Kent Public Skate Arena is another popular spot on Cape Cod. It’s located in South Dennis and is the ideal place to go for those who are new to skating or looking to sharpen their skills. Are you new to the sport? The arena also offers lessons and special events where you can learn from skilled skaters. 

Gallo Ice Arena

If ice skating lessons are what you are looking for, then head over to the Gallo Ice Arena in Bourne, MA. Whether you want to learn how to figure skate or score a goal in hockey, this arena has it all. You’ll have lots of fun discovering this winter sport with your loved ones, and feel yourself gliding on the ice beneath you! 

Falmouth Ice Arena

If you’re still not convinced by any of the three ice rinks above or wish to try another one, then the Falmouth Ice Arena in East Falmouth is perfect. This gorgeous rink is an hour away from Chatham Gables Inn. Make sure you stop by the pro shop on your way in (or out)!

Cozy up for Winter at Chatham Gables Inn

Exterior - Winter DuskThere’s nothing more relaxing than a trip to the Cape in the colder months. You can snuggle up in your warm coats and sweaters, relax by a fire with a cup of hot cocoa, and unwind from all the stress of the holidays. After a fun afternoon ice skating, you can return to a beautiful room at one of Cape Cod’s best B&Bs. Chatham Gables Inn has all you need: central location in Chatham, splendid decor, and modern amenities. Take a look at our Siasconset Room, for example. It features a lovely writing desk, a plush queen bed, luxurious bath products, and even a white noise machine to help you drift into your dreams. Relax on the sofa by the fireplace with a glass of wine in hand, then take a hot bath before slipping into bed. Wake up the next day to a delicious breakfast prepared in house.

 

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