Beach and Water Conditions

Photo of a little boy walking along a sandy beach
One of the many beaches in Gatineau Park

During the swim season, the NCC conducts routine tests every two weeks to check the bacteriological water quality at its public beaches.

Visit the swimming page to find out more information about the facilities at each beach.

Location Beach Class Bacteriological WATER Quality Last Sample Collected
Meech Lake O’Brien A Excellent June 30, 2015
Meech Lake Blanchet A Excellent June 30, 2015
Philippe Lake Breton

A

Excellent June 30, 2015
Philippe Lake Parent A Excellent June 30, 2015
Philippe Lake Smith A Excellent June 30, 2015
La Pêche Lake La Pêche A Excellent June 30, 2015
Leamy Lake Leamy B Good June 30, 2015