Parking Passes

Access to the National Capital Commission’s parks is free year-round. In the summer, there is a parking fee at the beaches and the Mackenzie King Estate.

Summer 2017


Mackenzie King Estate (P6)

May 19 to October 22, 2017: Weekdays, 9 am to 5 pm; weekends, 9 am to 6 pm. Half rate after 3 pm and on Tuesday.

Vehicle (max. 8 passengers):  $9.57
Minibus (9 to 20 passengers):  $28.70
Bus (over 20 passengers):  $47.84
School bus:  Free (with reservation)

 * Credit cards and exact change only. Machine does not take debit cards or bills.

Meech Lake

June 16 to September 4, 2017, 9 am to 7 pm. Half rate after 3 pm.

Vehicle (max. 8 passengers): $9.57
Minibus (9 to 20 passengers): $28.70 
Bus (over 20 passengers: $47.84

* Credit cards and exact change only. Machine does not take debit cards or bills.

Philippe and La Pêche lakes

June 16 to September 4, 2017, 8 am to 8 pm. Half rate after 5 pm. 
 
Vehicle (max. 8 passengers): $9.57
Minibus (9 to 20 passengers): $28.70
Bus (over 20 passengers: $47.84

* Credit cards, debit cards, bills and coins are accepted at toll booth. Credit cards only accepted at exit gate.

Leamy Lake Park

May 1 to Labour Day, 7 am to dusk (no later than 10 pm).
 
Vehicle (max. 8 passengers): $1/30 minutes - $8 max./daily
Bus (over 20 passengers): $24/day 

* Credit cards, debit cards, bills and coins are accepted at toll booth. Credit cards only accepted at exit gate.Taxes included.  

Please note: Rates can change without notice, and may vary according to your group composition and the date of your visit. Taxes are not included, unless otherwise specified.

Summer 2017

Valid at:

Gatineau Park

  • Mackenzie King Estate (parking lot P6)
  • Meech Lake: O’Brien Beach (P11), Blanchet Beach (P13) and McCloskey Boat Launch (P12)
  • Philippe Lake: Breton Beach, Parent Beach and Parent Boat Launch
  • La Pêche Lake: La Pêche Lake beach

Leamy Lake Park

  • Leamy Lake Beach

$65.23 plus tax, per vehicle

Season parking pass holders may register up to three vehicles on the same pass.
Initial purchase of reusable magnetic card: $5
Replacement magnetic card if damaged or lost during the season: $25

* At Philippe and La Pêche lakes, you will need to swipe your magnetic card at the parking lot entrance and exit.

Daily parking passes can be purchased on site.

Season parking passes can be purchased by clicking the link below or in person at the Visitor Centre.

Please ensure that your pass is placed in a visible location on the dashboard of your vehicle, to avoid getting a ticket.