Gatineau Park Cross-Country Ski Passes

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Gatineau Park Ski Pass 2015–2016

This winter, come out and enjoy cross-country skiing in Gatineau Park, with one of the largest networks of cross-country ski trails in North America. You’ll need a pass to access the trails: you can purchase a daily pass, or take advantage of exclusive benefits and discounts with a season pass.

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Exclusive benefits for season pass holders

  • Access to Gatineau Park’s complete network of cross country ski, snowshoe and snowbike trails
  • Two daily passes for your guests
  • 2-for-1 deal on a two-hour snowshoe rental
  • A 50% discount on daily passes from partner centres:
  • A 15% discount on a thermal experience at Nordik Spa-Nature in Chelsea (Monday through Thursday, except statutory holidays), until March 31, 2016
  • A chance to win a season ski pass for the 2016–2017 season
  • A chance to win an overnight stay this season in a ready-to-camp unit

2015–2016 Rates


Season Pass

Daily Pass

Early Bird Sale Price

(October 15 to December 15)

Regular Price

(December 16 and after)

Adult (18 to 59)




Student (18 and up)*




Senior (60 and up)




Youth (13 to 17)




Family (maximum 2 adults and 3 youths)




10 to 24 passes (groups)

-- -- 10% discount

25 passes or more (groups)

15% discount (October 15 to December 1*)

  15% discount

Free for children 12 and under. Taxes are included in the prices.

* Full-time students (aged 25 and over) who wish to purchase a season pass must do so at the Gatineau Park Visitor Centre. Valid student ID and course schedule are required.

Where to Buy Your Pass

  • Season Pass: In person at the Visitor Centre or online starting October 15.
  • Daily Pass: In person at the Gatineau Park Visitor Centre or at the kiosk at any one of the 14 cross-country ski trail starting points (exact cash only).

Borrow a Pass From the Library

Ski for free in Gatineau Park! Use your library card to borrow a cross-country ski pass from public libraries in Ottawa, Gatineau and the Outaouais region. For more information about library locations and lending terms, please visit the following partner websites:

This service is provided through a partnership between the NCC and the municipal library systems in Canada’s Capital Region.

More Information

Find out more about cross-country skiing in Gatineau Park.