Beach and Water Conditions

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

The National Capital Commission (NCC) wishes to inform the public that Gatineau Park beaches will officially open for the summer season on Friday, June 13, 2014.

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.