Big Investments for WInter 2017

Snow News

We have renovated our Lodge a few years ago adding more seating in the cafeteria and lounge, more washrooms and a beautiful stone fireplace. Local architect Peter Mansfield designed the new look and with the help of several local 'Valley' businesses and artisans, we worked all Fall to complete the project. Kealey Tackaberry Log Homes did a beautiful job with the help of Monkman Foundations, Centennial Glass, McKay's Roofing and stonemason Jim Mahoney. We hope you like it.

For Winter 2016 season we renovated the cafeteria service area.

New for 2017 were two big projects: we upgraded our Snowmaking system with new snow guns and increased pumping capability in order to make more snow more quickly. And we installed a new Quad chairlift to replace our Triple chair which increased our uphill capacity on that side of the mountain!

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We always hope for tons of natural snow each season, but if Mother Nature doesn’t co-operate, we don’t have to worry. Once we get below zero temperatures, our snow makers prove to us every year that they are the best in the region. Some seasons can be particularly challenging and our snow team manage to deliver great condition regardless. You’ll get your money’s worth and then some with the purchase of a Mount Pakenham season’s pass. Click here for more details.

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Terrain Park

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Interactive Trail Map

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!

Cross Country & Snowshoe Trails

With 20 km of scenic trails, Mount Pakenham has something for everyone; just a short drive from Ottawa.

Pakenham Snow Cam

Web Cam 2017-2018
We will show our webcams daily starting December 2017


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