Snow Sports

Cross-country skiing

Gatineau Park

Explore the park’s 200 km of classic cross-country ski trails and 100 km of skate ski trails.

Cross-country skiing

Ski La Seigneurie

Ski 40 km of cross-country trails around the Fairmont Le Château Montebello and on the golf course.


Route des Zingues

Bring your X-C ski poles to help you tackle 13.7 km of off-trail snowshoeing, and take a break on Sisyphus Rock!


Mount Morissette Regional Park

Explore 13 km of groomed snowshoe trails, and climb the 18-metre observation tower for a panoramic view.

Dog Sledding

Meute Tanwen

Drive your own dog team and sleep in a shelter in the woods, or even out under the stars!

Chiens-Traîneaux Petite-Nation

Be a musher for a day and discover the beauty of the Petite-Nation. Spend the night in a prospector tent deep in the forest.



Gatineau Loppet

February 17–19, 2017

Sign up for classic or skate skiing races from 5K to 51K.


Marathon Canadien de ski

February 10–12, 2017

  • Join your fellow cross-country enthusiasts and ski 160K in two days.
  • Ski as much or as little of the trail as you like: build your own route from among 10 sections of about 15K each.


Jackrabbit Classic

March 11, 2017

Join this one-day endurance ski on a unique and historical trail between Mont-Tremblant and Montebello (options of 41.4K to 102.3K).


“Randonner le Québec” Festival in Duhamel

February 18, 2017

Join this annual gathering of Quebec snowshoers, from novices to experts.


Gatineau Loppet

Take the Barbegazi Challenge, a 5K or 10K snowshoe race in Gatineau Park.

Fat Bike

Gatineau Loppet

Register for the 10K or 20K fat bike race.

On Ice

Rideau Canal Skateway

Practise your spins on the world’s largest skating rink.

Brewery Creek

Skate through the heart of downtown Gatineau.


Arbraska Laflèche

Trade those chills for thrills! Ziplining, snowshoeing, and tours of the underground cavern with its impressive stalagmites.

Altitude Gym

Climb the Rocktopia and Walltopia walls, up to 45 feet (14 metres) high.

Kenauk Nature

Boost your adrenalin level: learn to drive a Land Rover over an off-trail obstacle course through the woods.