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Gatineau Park
The following link provides general information on Gatineau Park cross country skiing as well as updated ski conditions:
A trail map is NOT available on this site. Trail maps can be purchased at the Gatineau Park Visitor's Centre or they are free to download on line.

NCC Greenbelt
There are groomed and ungroomed cross-country ski trails in the Greenbelt. Here is a list of those trails in the different Greenbelt areas:
Shirley's Bay: ungroomed cross-country ski trails
Green's Creek: 8 km (5 miles) of groomed cross-country ski trails
Mer Bleue: four groomed cross-country ski trails (total distance 19.1 km / 11.9 miles)
Pine Grove Forest Reserve: 20.7 km (12.8 miles) of ungroomed cross-country ski trails
Stony Swamp Conservation Area: 10.5 km (6.5 miles) of groomed trails; 20 km (12 miles) of ungroomed cross-country ski trails
Note - The parking is free of charge for all of these areas, and a map of the greenbelt is available online at the following address: http://ncc-ccn.gc.ca/cross-country-skiing#greenbelt

The Nakkertok Ski Club located in the Cantley area has day use privileges for $14 for adults (senior, child and family rates available). See FAQ at the following link. For information and maps, visit http://www.nakkertok.ca

Wednesday Bus Trip to Tremblant
Consider taking the Wednesday bus to Tremblant for a day XC skiing. See the Day Trips schedule. See hhttp://www.skidefondmont-tremblant.com/en/trails/map/ for a map of trails. Day passes for the XC trails are available at le Grand Lodge Mont-Tremblant and le Chalet des Voyageurs.

Cross country skiing in the City
Mooney's Bay, Britannia Park, Beaverpond Park, Rideau Trail (Stoney Swamp area), Green's Creek, Hornet's Nest Fields, Mer Bleue

Get cross country ski conditions in and around Ottawa here: xcottawa.ca

Gatineau Park Winter Passes

For our members who enjoy country skiing, snowshoeing and snow-biking, the club has arranged with the National Capital Commission for an approximate 15% discount on Gatineau Park winter passes. These passes allow access to trails in Gatineau Park.
You can Order your pass at http://ncc-ccn.gc.ca/places/gatineau-park-winter-passes using the coupon code available on the Membres seulement / Members Only website.
Note: The coupon code is valid until 22 Nov 2020. If necessary, a handy guide on how to Purchasing Gatineau Park Winter Passes is available below:

Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snow biking
Including tax. Shipping fee applies to online transactions.

Group / Non-profit
October 22 to November 22, 2020
October 22 to November 22, 2020
Starting November 23, 2020
Age 18 to 59
Age 60 and over
Age 18 and over*
Age 13 to 17
Maximum two adults and three youths
Age 12 and under

Note: You must have your promotional code in hand to order.
Simply login to Membres seulement / Members Only to view your code.

Remember you must be a member

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Chelsea Nordiq Annual Ski Swap October 23 - November 30, 2020 Swap

BUY & SELL - Save on new and used cross-country ski equipment. Sell your used gear.

The Ski Swap has gone virtual.

For more information visit: www.chelseanordiq.ca.