Glacier Gardens Arena

Glacier Gardens Arena


Glacier Gardens Arena

Location: 1435 Military Row, Bldg 125
Phone: (250) 339-8211 ext. 8314

19 Wing Facilities - Arena

The 19 Wing Arena opened on 8 September 2020. Please read User Safety Plan (updated 1 December 2020) for information on facility protocols before entering.

New Update: The safety of our patrons and staff is our priority. Please be aware that as outlined in the Mask Mandate Orderface masks are mandatory in indoor public settings. At this time, face masks are required in our facility and are to stay on during your session and may only be removed once you have exited the building. Please note: A face shield is not a substitute for a mask as it has an opening above or below the mouth. 

Arena: Open 8 September 2020 with restrictions: authorized users only
Skate Rentals: CLOSED

Please find up-to-date information on 19 Wing Faciliies closures on the Facility Notices Page.


Weekdays & Evenings: Base Teams, Intersection Hockey, & Community Leagues.

Family Day Activities:
Please check out extra activities scheduled for family day here. Please note all activities require parent supervision. 
Monday 15 February 2021
Family Skate : 1000-1100hrs & 1130-1230hrs *first come first served basis
Open Swim: 1300-1400hrs & 1430-1530hrs *reservation required, call 8315 to reserve

Casual Skate
Casual Skate is open! Please see the schedule below or click here. 
Please note the following rules apply for casual skate: 
  • Authorized User Only (Military/DND/Rec Pass Members)
  • ID Mandatory for Entry
  • Limit 20 Skaters (no reservation required)
  • Masks must be worn at all times
  • Entry allowed 10 mins prior to skate time
  • No spectators 
  • Socially distancing required and enforced; keep 2m apart
  • Skate rentals will not be available

*Persons under the age of 12-years must be under the care and control of a person 18-years of age or older while participating in public skating and must wear a CSA-approved helment. Bicycle helmets are not permitted. 
*Authorized users only, guests will not be permitted at this time. 
*Skate rentals not available at this time.


The Glacier Gardens Arena is the home of the Wing's four Base Hockey Teams: The Silver Totems (Oldtimers), the Men's Flyers, the Women's Totems and the Base Ball Hockey Team.

Dimensions of the arena pad are 185' x 83' or 54.6m x 25.4m.

This facility also includes four dressing rooms and two small generic dressing rooms, a Referee's room, the Ice Castle Canteen, West Coast Skates Sharpening (call 250-897-0388 for hours of operation) and an upstairs viewing room with a separate music/PA room.

Along with the Inter-Section and Base Team programs, the arena also offers the local community the opportunity to rent ice times on space availability basis.

For Facility Notices Click Here.

To book, contact the Facility Coordinator @ 250-339-8211 ext. 6690.

Civilian Organizations interested in booking 19 Wing Comox Sports Facilities click here for information.