A weekend in Toronto

Toronto hockey tournament weekend We headed to Toronto, Ontario this weekend for our last spring tournament of the season.   Our first day we spent at the Canlan Ice Sports Scarborough rink. This was a great facility that had 4 rinks and a bar/restaurant above where you could sit and watch the games while eating and drinking …

York, Pa-Mite Hockey Tournament

Heritage Hills Outdoor Classic Hockey Tournament in York, Pa   The Heritage Hills Country Club hosts one of the best mite hockey tournaments we've attended. Everything is on site and included in the price, even the snow tubing. A free hot breakfast in Knickers Pub is also included Saturday and Sunday morning. View from our …

Winter 2016-2017 Ohio hockey tournaments

Ohio Hockey Tournaments Winter 2016-2017 (Cleveland and Columbus with a group of 12 year old boys) So far this winter, we have attended to out of town hockey tournaments with our son's Peewee/U12 hockey team in Ohio. Ohio is just a few hours from Pittsburgh. Columbus was a little less than 4 hours for us, …

Niagara Falls……….American and Canadian Side (Niagara Falls-Take 2 of 2015)

Secret Garden, Niagara Falls, Canada Back to Niagara Falls! Hotel Pool at Sheraton at the Falls We headed back to Niagara Falls in the fall of 2015 with our oldest son's regular season hockey team in the Niagara Sports Columbus Day Tournament. It was at the Hyde Park Ice Arena, which was a normal ice rink. One nice …

Buffalo, New York and Niagara Falls (trip #1 of 2015)

Buffalo, NY and Our first trip of 2015 to Niagara Falls My oldest son playing at the Harborcenter Once your children start playing hockey, you come to the realization that trips to Canada may begin in the not-so-distant future.   2015 led us to two trips up north..........the drive isn't bad from Pittsburgh (as long …