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Snowshoeing, Major's Hill Park, Winter

Winter

Enjoy the magic of a snowy Ottawa winter with fun outdoor activities including skating, skiing, snowshoeing and more!

Camp Fortune Ski, Aerial Park and Ziplines
Camp Fortune Ski, Aerial Park and Ziplines
Fifteen minutes from downtown Ottawa, Camp Fortune offers a variety of outdoor recreational activities.
Gatineau Park
Gatineau Park
Swim, hike, bike, camp, cross-country ski, snowshoe or visit heritage sites amid towering trees and rocky outcrops in this expansive park just 15 minutes from Ottawa.
Lansdowne Skating Court
Lansdowne Park Skating Court
Enjoy free ice skating 7 days a week from 6:00am to 11:00pm. Don’t forget to bring your own skates!
Omega Park
Omega Park
At this year-round nature park less than an hour’s drive east of Ottawa, you can see a variety of Canadian wildlife on a 12-kilometre (7.5-mile) self-drive safari.
Ottawa 67's
Ottawa 67's
Whether you are local to Ottawa or simply visiting the Nation’s Capital, the 67’s offer affordable and family friendly entertainment.
Rideau Hall Skating Rink
Outdoor Skating - Rideau Hall
Bring your skates and glide on this historic rink established in 1872. (Hockey is not permitted.)

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