Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy 8.2 kilometres of scenic parkways in Gatineau Park that are closed to motor vehicles and open for cyclists, in-line skaters, runners and walkers.
Explore the Greenbelt on the Watts Creek Pathway!
Each winter, the historic Rideau Canal, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, becomes the Rideau Canal Skateway, the world’s largest skating rink.
Explore the Capital’s green spaces. Visit the many parks and enjoy nature, sports or major events within the city.
Canada's Capital Greenbelt is the most ecologically diverse area in Eastern Ontario.
Green’s Creek, to the east of Ottawa, is an area of unusual geology, with steep-sided ravines and plateaus.
Canada’s Capital Region is home to the Capital Pathway network, one of the largest in North America. More than 600 kilometres of multi-use paths link superb natural areas, parks, gardens, museums and attractions.