Enjoy a walk through a magnificent snowy forest in a conservation area just minutes from downtown Ottawa–Gatineau.
Gatineau Park is open year-round, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week — except during closures for severe weather.
Gatineau Park’s parkways and access roads are sometimes closed to cars and other motor vehicles to support recreation in the Park.
Just a few minutes from downtown Ottawa, Gatineau Park offers one of the largest networks of trails in North America. There is a fee to access the cross-country ski, snowshoe and snow biking trails. You can purchase a daily pass, or save with a season pass. Be sure to wear your pass in plain view.
Gatineau Park has a long human history.
Jump on your fat bike, and come out for a winter ride in a scenic conservation area, located just a few minutes from downtown Ottawa–Gatineau.