Mount Pakenham is Ottawa and the Valley's premier family ski, snowboard and tubing area. Getting you up is are three chairlifts and terrain park T-Bar lift system. Beginner skiers and riders have a handle tow and rope tow and a Carpet Lift to access gentler terrain. Parents love the layout that brings every skier and rider down to a central point. Finding your child is easy at Mount Pakenham. Just a short drive from Ottawa; Ottawa and the Valley's Favourite Family Snow Centre.
Besides perfect family terrain, we compliment nature with impeccable nightly grooming and lots of early-season snow making. Mount Pakenham is famous for its great conditions all the time. Don’t let a dry driveway deter you from alpine fun. We are famous for our snow all season long.
Hours of Operation:
Tuesday thru Saturday - 9am - 10pm
Sunday and Monday - 9am - 5pm (9am - 6pm after Family Day)
Night skiing 4pm-10pm
December 24 - 9am - 5pm
December 25 - Closed
December 26 - 9am - 10pm
Great terrain is 25 minute drive West of Kanata; only a short drive from Ottawa. Ottawa and the Valley’s favorite family snow resort has everything you need for winter fun and excitement. Abundant snowmaking and impeccable grooming is your guarantee of great conditions. Always!
Check out the Mount Pakenham Terrain Park Facebook group for more information regarding the park this year, sign up for the newsletter and see all the new photos! Your input is encouraged as well! Ottawa and the Valley's Favourite Family Snow Centre!
With 20 km of scenic trails, Mount Pakenham has something for everyone; just a short drive from Ottawa.
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