Enjoy a walk through a magnificent snowy forest in a conservation area just minutes from downtown Ottawa–Gatineau. You will find 60 kilometres of snowshoe trails, varying in difficulty (rated from easy to difficult). Bring your own snowshoes, or rent ours!
Snowshoes can be rented at the Gatineau Park Visitor Centre in Chelsea.
Per hour: $9
Per day: $28
Per hour: $7
Per day: $19
* Camping guests only. Snowshoes must be returned by 1 pm the following day.
Taxes included. Trail access not included.
You can purchase a daily pass, or save with a season pass.
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Gatineau Park has one of the largest networks of cross-country ski trails in North America.
Twenty-eight kilometres of rolling trails, shared with snowshoers.
This winter, extend your outdoor adventure by spending the night in Gatineau Park.