Maple Grove's Central Park ice skating loop has become a go-to spot in the Northwest burbs. The facility has drawn large crowds over the holiday season.
"I think it's awesome," said Kristina Demuth of Plymouth. "I think they need another one"
The nearby snow-covered gravel pits and new apartments create an optical illusion. Viewed from a distance the loop looks like a ski resort in the Colorado Rockies. But there is no skiing here - just skating.
"Sometimes this place is packed," Demuth said. "Because it's so much fun."
"It's a lot of… Read More