Ice Center
Dakotah! Ice Center is home to the Prior Lake High School girls and boys high school hockey teams, as well as the Prior Lake/Savage Youth Hockey Association.

Open Skate

Figure and hockey skate rentals (sizes include toddler-sized 8 through adult-sized 13) are available at an additional fee. Skates may not be rented for outside facility use. For your safety, we do not allow skate aids, hockey sticks, or pucks on the ice during open skate.


Admission Fees:

DSF Members: Free
Guests ages 4 years and up: $4.00

Skate Rental Fees:

DSF Members: $2.00
Guests: $3.00

Adult Open Hockey

Summer Adult open hockey is open to players ages 18 and older. Limited to 26 skaters. Helmets are required. Full gear is recommended.

Admission Fees:

Members and Guests: $6.00

View Open Skate and Adult Open Hockey Times

Learn To Skate Classes

Dakotah! Ice Center offers group lessons for beginners (age 3 and up) to adults (including adult beginners). This program offers five sessions throughout the year, with two options in the fall, and one option available each winter, spring, and summer. Lessons take place Monday mornings and nights (except during the summer) and Saturday mornings (except during the spring and summer).

Email or call with further questions or for registration help:
Ice Arena Manager: 952-496-6864
Learn to Skate Coordinator: 952-496-6868

Developmental Freestyle Ice

Freestyle ice offers figure skaters an opportunity to work on their skating skills either individually or through a private lesson with their instructor. Hours are subject to change, so please check the schedule frequently.

Skating Fees:

$10 per hour for skaters
$150 for unlimited skating for the calendar month

View Freestyle Schedule

Developmental Hockey Ice


This program offers hockey players an opportunity to work on their hockey skills either individually or with a coach. A helmet and mouthguard are required if the skater is working with a stick or a puck. No slap shots are allowed. When conducting drills, please be considerate of other groups or individuals around you.

$6 per person

View Developmental Hockey Schedule

Ice and Conference Room Rental

The Dakotah! Ice Center may be rented for practices, camps, tournaments, and private rentals. The ice rate is dependent upon the season and prime and non-prime times. There is also a conference room and a room for up to 100 people available for rent, starting at $50.

We do not offer a birthday party package, but you can bring your guests to an open skating session and rent the conference room before or after the session for cake and presents.

For rental rates and availability, please email Matt Mathiasen at or call at 952.496.6864.

Additional Links

Prior Lake Savage Hockey Association (PLSHA)

Exceed Hockey Development

Top Dog Hockey

Open skate is available to all Dakotah! Sport and Fitness members and guests. Schedules are available at the front desk, Dakotah! Ice Center office,, and on the Dakotah! Sport and Fitness app. Because of hockey games, tournaments, and special events, the open skate schedule is subject to change. All Junior Privilege Guidelines apply.

Members receive complimentary open skate admission. Check in at the Dakotah! Ice Center desk and show your membership wristband for this benefit. Ice skate rental is also available.

2100 TRAIL OF DREAMS, PRIOR LAKE, MN 55372 • 952.445.9400