Enjoy the City of Fertile's Ice Skating Rink!

Enjoy hockey, skating, and family entertainment - FREE! Our lighted skating rink and warming house makes for great evening fun. Join with other families in the Fertile area, get some exercise, or just enjoy the winter weather.

Telephone Number:
Hours of Operation:

Monday through Thursday

3:30 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.


3:30 P.M. – 11:00 P.M.


Saturday and Sunday

NOON – 5:00 P.M.
(1 p.m. to 3 p.m. – Open skating - No hockey allowed)

6:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M. (9 P.M. Sunday)
(6 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Open skating - No hockey allowed)


Holidays and School Breaks – Follow the Weekend schedule


The rink will be closed when the temperature is at or below –15 degrees or if the weather is too stormy to keep it open.  Also, the rink will be closed when the ice is in unusable condition and during the time it is being flooded and resurfaced.

FREE! Skate rental available at no charge.
211 Blaine Street, Fertile, MN


Skiing in the Sand Hills!

The scenic trail along the Sand Hill River near the Agassiz ELC Nature Center is perfect for those getting back into skiing or seeking an easy outing with fairly flat terrain and the open water of the Sand Hill River providing scenic splendor and wildlife sighting opportunities. Ski trails through rolling hills to suit any level of skier ability and energy are available in the oak savanna/sand dune complex of the Fertile Sand Hills above the river trails. Approximately 10 miles of trails are available for fun and fitness.

Telephone Number:
218-945-3136 (city office)
218-945-3129 (Nature Center)
Ski Rental:
218-945-3136 (city office)
218-945-3129 (Nature Center)
Open 1 pm. - 4 pm daily
Groomed Trail Detail:
Check out our Facebook page for the latest trail announcements!


Take your kids
for a wild ride!

Bring your friends and have races. Don't forget to bring your own sled.


    Corner of 2nd Street SW and Garfield Avenue SW
    Fertile, MN 56540