Once your skater has developed the necessary skating technique, they are ready to learn game fundamentals such as stick handling, passing, and shooting.  Our Learn to Play program teaches game fundamentals and rules in a fun environment.  

Snowplow Sam 1

Ages 3 - 5

Skaters that have demonstrated the skills necessary to pass the prerequisite Snowplow Sam and Basic level classes may advance to our Hockey Learn to Skate Program.  These classes are focused on hockey skating technique, power and agility and are endorsed by USA Hockey.  Additional skating development will improve a player's overall hockey abilities.

experienced Skaters

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proficient Skaters

Hockey Learn to

Skate 1 & 2

The Pineville Falcons field teams at the 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, and 18U levels.  Travel hockey is intended for intermediate to advanced youth players.  Players named to our Falcons teams have the opportunity to play high level teams throughout the Carolinas and along the east coast.  Tryouts are held annually in the spring.

The Pineville Ice House provides year round youth hockey programs for beginner, intermediate and advanced players from ages four through high school.  Please direct questions to our Hockey Director: Nick Camp, at 704-661-2101, or at nick.camp@pinevilleice.com.

Click on any link below for information and online registration.  If you would like updates on upcoming classes, camps, and league registrations join our Customer Mailing List.  Check out our Hockey Gear Guide to determine what equipment you will need for the classes and leagues below. If your athlete is age 10 or over, please visit our Concussion Management Web Page.  

The Pineville Youth Hockey League (PYHL) is a recreational hockey league for youth players through age 16.  This league is designed to help players develop their skills in a fun environment. All practices and games are held at the Pineville Ice House and all age levels are non-checking. 


400 Towne Centre Boulevard, PinevilleNC 28134, USA

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pineville ice house

Skating School

Pineville Falcons

Travel Hockey

beginner Skaters

basic 1

Ages 6 & Up

competitive travel hockey

To get your hockey career off to a great start, beginner skaters should start with introductory skating classes provided by the Pineville Ice House Skating School.  Children age 3 - 5 should enroll in Snowplow Sam 1.  Children age 6 and up should enroll in Basic 1.


Learn to play


Youth Hockey League