Gatineau Park has one of the largest networks of cross-country ski trails in North America. You will find over 50 trails, varying in difficulty (rated from easy to most difficult). Enjoy classic cross-country skiing and skate skiing in a beautiful conservation area, located just minutes from downtown Ottawa–Gatineau. The Park’s rolling and hilly terrain (320-metre [1,050-foot] vertical drop) is ideal for ski touring.
You can purchase a daily pass, or save with a season pass.
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A network with 60 kilometres of varied trails, including straight trails and trail loops.
Twenty-eight kilometres of rolling trails, shared with snowshoers.
This winter, extend your outdoor adventure by spending the night in Gatineau Park.
Gatineau Park hosts the Gatineau Loppet, the only official Worldloppet competition in Canada.
Skiers regularly report about their experiences on Gatineau Park trails on the XC Ottawa website.