Icemaking's underway at Siskiyou Ice Rink

Skye Kinkade
Mount Shasta Recreaion and Parks District maintenance supervisor John Zanni rolls out white mesh over the concrete floor of the Siskiyou Ice Rink Thursday morning with the assistance of Alan Nebiolini and Eli Marconi. The rink will open for a seven week season on Saturday, Nov. 17.

On the morning of Nov. 8, the temperature was a chilly 37 degrees, and ice making had begun at the Siskiyou Ice Rink at Mount Shasta's Shastice Park.

Friends of the Rink has partnered with the Mount Shasta Recreation and Parks District to reopen the facility after a year's hiatus. The season is scheduled to open on Saturday, Nov. 17 and run through Sunday, Jan. 6.

For more about pass prices, hockey and other events, go to the Siskiyou Ice Rink's webpage at