Ski Conditions

General Conditions — Data Collected at the Gatineau Park Visitor Centre *

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Trail Conditions


Classic Ski Trails


Skate Ski Trails


Back-Country Ski Trails

Gatineau Park’s back-country trails offer skiers the chance for a unique recreational experience.

However, only advanced skiers should make use of these trails. The Park’s back-country trails are not mechanically groomed, and the deeper snow found there can make skiing conditions considerably difficult. In addition, the time it takes for first aid assistance to reach a skier can be much greater on ungroomed trails.

For your safety, we recommend that you carry a small first aid kit, extra clothing, a snack and trail map. Do not ski alone, ensure that someone knows your itinerary and carry some means of communication

* This page is updated at 8:30 am and noon every day during the ski season.
Please note that conditions can change rapidly over the course of a day and in the time between updates, due to the weather, and the amount and type of snow on the ground. Trail maintenance work is also ongoing during the day.