Ramsey Lake Skating Path opens on Saturday

The Ramsey Lake Skating Path in Sudbury officially opens on Saturday.

1.5 km path allows skaters to glide on Ramsey Lake

The Ramsey Lake skate path in Sudbury.

The Ramsey Lake Skating Path officially opens on Saturday.

The 1.5 km long path goes from the former Sudbury Canoe Club at the corner of Elizabeth Street and McNaughton Terrace, past Science North to the Northern Water Sports Centre.

The city says a heated change facility is available at the Elizabeth Street entry to the path. A second facility will be installed at the Science North entry at a later date.

The path is open on Mondays to Fridays between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m., on Saturdays from noon to 8 p.m. and on Sundays from noon until 6 p.m. 

Patrol staff will be on site to offer asssitance during the hours of operation.

The path is expected to remain open until mid-March, weather permitting.

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