Outdoors and Adventure

World’s Coolest Places to Ice Skate

Lace up your skates, grab your mittens and get ready for a spin around the world’s best ice skating rinks. From New York to Japan, we’ve found the coolest places to ice skate with a view.

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Banff Lake Louise, Canada

Forget the man-made rinks and skate on the natural wonder of Banff 's Lake Louise, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Surrounded by the snow-capped Canadian Rockies, take a spin on this mile-long rink on one of Canada’s most scenic lakes.

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