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Lake Ice Conditions

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Here are the current ice conditions for the designated skating areas at Chinook, Henderson and Nicholas Sheran Lakes.

DANGER: Please stay off the ice

Lake​​ThicknessCondition​Rating
Chinook Lake

Average ice thickness: 10.5 inches and snow covered.

​PoorDOES NOT meet City of Lethbridge
standards for public use​
​Henderson LakeAverage​ ice thickness: 9.5 inches and snow covered.​PoorDOES NOT meet City of Lethbridge
Standards for public use​
​Nicholas Sheran LakeNo measurement due to construction on inlet at pump house.PoorDOES NOT meet City of Lethbridge
standards for public use​

Most recent update: February 16, 2018

Parks staff will continue to monitor ice thickness and updates will be made weekly.  Please note that storm pond water or ice contact is prohibited at all times and ice on storm ponds is not monitored by the City. Parks staff do not monitor the ice thickness of any other bodies of water within city limits.

If you have questions about lake ice please call the Lake Ice Line at 403 320 4974

More information about lake ice and ice safety can be found by clicking here.