Visit The Bentway

The Bentway is free and open to the public every day.

The Bentway Skate Trail is now open.

Our winter season runs from December 21, 2018 to February 18, 2019 (weather dependent). 
Come out and skate our unique 220m figure-eight skate trail. It’s time to Skate the 8 in the Six!

Winter Season ( to February 18, 2019)
Operating & Skate Rental

Monday – Thursday: 5pm – 9pm
Friday: 5pm – 10pm
Saturday: 12pm – 10pm
Sunday: 12pm – 9pm

Food & Drink

Friday: 5pm – 10pm
Saturday: 12pm – 10pm
Sunday: 12pm – 9pm

Pricing (Cash only, ATM onsite)

Adult Skate Rental (2hr rental): $10.00
Kids Skate Rental (12 and under, 2hr rental): $5.00
Helmet Rental (2hr rental): $5.00
Skating Aid Rental (2 hr rental): $10.00
Skate Sharpening: $8.00
Lockers: $5.00 deposit ($2.00 back when key is returned)

Free Skate Thursdays (December 27, 2018 – February 14, 2019)
Free Skate Rentals Courtesy of Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport

Thursdays: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Free Drop-In Skating Lessons* Courtesy of The West Toronto Skating Club

Thursdays: 6:00 – 7:00 PM (Kids, 6-12), 7:00 – 8:00 PM (Adults, 12+)
*Limited space. First come, first served.

Après Skate Saturdays, presented by Kahlúa (December 22, 2018 – February 16, 2018)

Après Skate Saturdays, presented by Kahlúa, invites skaters 19+ to “kozy” up with Kahlúa and enjoy complimentary samples with coffee or hot chocolate (5-9pm).

PA Days Extended Hours

January 18: 12pm-10pm
February 15: 12pm-10pm

Family Day Extended Hours

February 18: 12pm-9pm

Free WiFi

Free WiFi provided by Beanfield. Sign onto Beanfield1hfree and get one free hour of WiFi at The Bentway.


The Bentway is located under the Gardiner Expressway on the lands of Fort York National Historic Site, running from just east of the Fort York Visitor Centre (250 Fort York Blvd) to Bastion St.

Public washrooms open during operating hours.
Hours are subject to change.

Reach us via TTC:
– 511 Bathurst (at Fort York Blvd)
– 509 Harbourfront (at Fleet St.)
– 121 Fort York-Esplanade at Gzowski Blvd (westbound) or Bastion St (eastbound)

Bike to The Bentway!
Use Bike Share Toronto’s System Map or download CycleFinder or Transit app to locate stations and plan your route with real-time bike and station availability.

Closest stations to The Bentway: Fort York Blvd/Garrison Rd, Strachan Ave/Princes’ Blvd, Fort York Blvd/Bathurst St.

Paid Parking Available:
– 800 Fleet St.

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Contact us at [email protected] or via social media (@thebentway) on FB, Twitter or Instagram.