Public Notice

Published on June 28, 2021

Temporary Closure of Blanchet Beach and La Pêche Lake Beach

The National Capital Commission (NCC) wishes to advise users of Gatineau Park that Blanchet Beach at Meech Lake and La Pêche Lake Beach are currently closed due to the water quality results, class D.

As a preventative measure to ensure public health and safety, the NCC decided to close the beach. Rest assured that the beaches will not re-open until all public safety requirements have been met.

Philippe Lake Beaches, Leamy Lake Park Beach and O’Brien Beach at Meech Lake remain open to swimmers.

Media Information:

Dominique Huras
Media Relations
613-286-0886 (cellular)