Best Places to Go Ice Skating in PittsburghRefrigeration technology has advanced itself to the point that winter conditions are no longer necessary to enjoy ice sports. Everything from figure skating and ice hockey to curling may be enjoyed everywhere from Phoenix to Miami, as long as it’s indoors. In places where winter arrives early and stays late however, outdoor ice rinks are preferred. In Pittsburgh, when the winter arrives, and the weather outside is frosty white, grab your skates, a thermos of cocoa, and head to one of the outdoor rinks on this list. Here are the best places to go ice skating in Pittsburgh.
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Best Outdoor Skating RinksThere’s nothing quite like skating around an outdoor rink and warming up with a cup of hot cocoa when the Zamboni clears the ice. Nowadays, it’s not hard to find an indoor ice skating rink; but for those who love the way the crisp winter air feels as they glide across the ice, it can be a little trickier.