Mount Pakenham is close to home with 10 great groomed runs, 9 marked gladed areas, terrain parks, snow tubing lanes and surrounded by snowshoe trails. A short drive from Ottawa, only 25 minutes West of Kanata. Put the miles on your skis, not on your car.
Recent Improvements- Polar Bear Express Quad chairlift replaced Triple Chair, New LED lights on every run, upgraded Snowmaking Equipment.
Mount Pakenham
577 Ski Hill Rd., Pakenham, ON K0A 2X0

The Mountain

Mount Pakenham is Ottawa and the Valley's premier family ski, snowboard and tubing area. Getting you up hill are three Quad chairlifts and 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:

Regular Season:
Tuesday thru Saturday - 9am - 9pm
Sunday - 9am - 5pm
Holiday Mondays - 9am-5pm

Night skiing 4pm-9pm Tuesday- Saturday

December 24 - 9am - 5pm
December 25 - Closed
December 26 - 9am - 9pm

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Mount Pakenham is everyone’s favorite family ski, snowboard and snow tubing resort


Mount Pakenham is adventure central when it comes to winter snow sports - just see for yourself.

Terrain Park

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!

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!

Snowshoe Trails

With 15 km of scenic snowshoe trails, Mount Pakenham has something for everyone; just a short drive from Ottawa.

Pakenham Snow Cam

Web Cam 2018-2019
We will show our webcams daily starting December 2018


Check out details about Mount Pakenham Ski Resort

Snow News

More Investments for WInter 2018-2019