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 2018


Mackenzie King Estate (P6)

May 18 to October 21, 2018 
Weekdays, 9 am to 5 pm; weekends, 9 am to 6 pm. Half rate after 3 pm and on Tuesday.

Vehicle (max. 8 passengers): $12
Minibus (9 to 20 passengers): $35
Bus (over 20 passengers): $58
School bus: Free (with reservation)

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

Meech Lake

June 15 to September 3, 2018, 9 am to 7 pm. Half rate after 3 pm.

Vehicle (max. 8 passengers): $12
Minibus (9 to 20 passengers): $35 
Bus (over 20 passengers: $58

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

Philippe and La Pêche lakes

June 15 to September 3, 2018, 8 am to 8 pm. Half rate after 5 pm. 
 
Vehicle (max. 8 passengers): $12
Minibus (9 to 20 passengers): $35
Bus (over 20 passengers: $58

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

Leamy Lake Park

June 15 to September 3, 2018, 7 am to 10 pm

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

Vehicle (max. 8 passengers): $1,50 /30 minutes - $9 max./daily
Bus (over 20 passengers): $25/day  

Please note: Rates can change without notice, and may vary according to your group composition and the date of your visit. Prices include tax.

Summer 2018

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

$80 taxes included, per vehicle

Initial purchase of reusable magnetic card: $5

Season parking pass holders may register up to two vehicles on the same pass.
Replacement magnetic card if damaged or lost during the season: $25
Available in person at the Visitor Centre, and online starting in June.

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