Plymouth State University Ice Arena is home to Plymouth State Panther men’s and women’s hockey and offers programs to the general public including open skate sessions, youth hockey, figure skating programs, broomball, curling and learn-to-skate and learn-to-play-hockey sessions.  Highlights include:

  • Geothermal refrigeration and heating system
  • Full-size NHL hockey arena (200’ x 85’)
  • Seating for 860
  • 4 visiting locker rooms
  • 2 varsity locker rooms
  • 3 officials locker rooms
  • Welcome Center
  • Multipurpose room overlooking the arena
  • Electric  Zamboni

Recent News

Group Figure Skating & Beginner Hockey Lessons Begin Again

December 16th, 2014 by Marlana

Afraid you missed the chance for skating lessons? Don’t fret because the Plymouth State Skating Academy’s Group Figure Skating & Beginner Hockey lessons begin again on Sunday, January 4th. Sign-up in person at the Ice Arena or online. Lessons are only $80 for 6 weeks. Receive a $20 discount when you sign up for multiple […]

Skate with Santa

November 28th, 2014 by Marlana

Skate with Santa this Sunday, December 7th from 1:00pm-3:00pm at the Plymouth State Ice Arena. Admission and skate rentals are FREE for EVERYONE. Join the fun with cookie decorating, pictures with Santa and plenty of holiday cheer!! Happy Holidays!!!!


November 14th, 2014 by Marlana

See a Varsity home game this season. Tickets can be purchased through the Silver Center for the Arts at https://www.plymouth.edu/silver-center/buy-tickets/. Schedule can be found by clicking on the links “Panther Men’s and Women’s Hockey” on our Home Page or by going to http://athletics.plymouth.edu.

ICE:DANCE Meet & Greet During Public Skate Oct 25th

October 24th, 2014 by Marlana

Join us for skating on Saturday, October 25th and meet the stars of the ICE:DANCE On Golden Pond. From 10:00am-11:30am they will be attending the public skate session to skate and meet community members before their big performance on Sunday, October 26th right here at the Hanaway Rink. Don’t miss the chance of a lifetime!


October 23rd, 2014 by Marlana

ICE:DANCE On Golden Pond comes to the Plymouth State Ice Arena this Sunday, October 26th @ 3:00pm. Tickets may be purchased at the Silver Center Box Office. See what the Laconia Citizen has to say at https://www.plymouth.edu/office/public-relations/clips/21380/ice-theatre-of-new-york-comes-to-plymouth/      

Painting the Panther

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Contact Information

Contact Information

January 14th, 2014 by Michael

General Information:
Main Phone (603) 535-2SK8 (2758)
Fax (603) 535-3369

Mailing Address:
Plymouth State University Ice Arena
17 High Street MSC72
Plymouth, NH 03264

Dave Gyger, Arena Manager
(603) 535-3360

Scott Shedd, Assistant Manager
(603) 535-3361

Marly Solebello, Business Services Assistant
(603) 535-3365





January 14th, 2014 by Michael

To arrive at Plymouth State Welcome Center and Ice Arena, from all points north and south take I93, exit 25, turn right onto Rt 175A.  We are the 4th building on the left. (2/10 of a mile from the off ramp)


Street Address:
129 NH Rt-175A (Holderness Road)
Holderness, NH 03245

Latitude 43 45 35
Longitude 71 41 02
0283950 UTM Easting
4848450 UTM Northing