Skating has become a hit in Buffalo this winter, with three new rinks downtown. ?Check out Step Out Buffalo’s ranking of the seven best places to skate this winter (or, in some cases, all year round).

1. The Ice at Canalside, Buffalo, Outdoor

2. ?Rotary Rink, Buffalo, Outdoor

3. The Northtown Center at Amherst, Amherst, Indoor

4. ?HarborCenter, Buffalo, Indoor

5. ?North Buffalo Ice Rink, Buffalo, Indoor

6. ?Buffalo RiverWorks, Buffalo, Outdoor

7. ?Healthy Zone Rink, East Aurora, Outdoor