PHOTOS: Fun on the ice at Bower Ponds

Rob Mudde takes his four-year-old daughter Adia and three-year-old twin sons Emmett and Rusty for a walk on the ice at Bower Ponds Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)Rob Mudde takes his four-year-old daughter Adia and three-year-old twin sons Emmett and Rusty for a walk on the ice at Bower Ponds Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
A skater hit the ice at Bower Ponds Friday afternoon. Other rinks around Red Deer opened up for the season on Friday as well. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)A skater hit the ice at Bower Ponds Friday afternoon. Other rinks around Red Deer opened up for the season on Friday as well. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
Rob Mudde takes his four-year-old daughter Adia and three-year-old twin sons Emmett and Rusty for a walk on the ice at Bower Ponds Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)Rob Mudde takes his four-year-old daughter Adia and three-year-old twin sons Emmett and Rusty for a walk on the ice at Bower Ponds Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)
A skater and a pair of young girls pulling a sled get a chance to test out the ice at Bowers Ponds in Red Deer Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)A skater and a pair of young girls pulling a sled get a chance to test out the ice at Bowers Ponds in Red Deer Friday afternoon. (Photo by Sean McIntosh/Advocate staff)

BY SEAN MCINTOSH

ADVOCATE STAFF