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Gatineau Park

33 Scott Road Chelsea | Visitor Centre, Gatineau, Quebec J9B 1R5, Canada
+1 819-827-2020
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This vast and scenic Ottawa park is ideal for walking, biking or cross-country skiing and also houses the MacKenzie King Estate, once the home of Canada's former Prime Minister.
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33 Scott Road Chelsea | Visitor Centre, Gatineau, Quebec J9B 1R5, Canada
33 Scott Road Chelsea | Visitor Centre, Gatineau, Quebec J9B 1R5, Canada
+1 819-827-2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Many place to visit. Beaucoups d'endroits a visiter Comme le site de McKenzaie King un des premier ministre du Canada dans les années guerre.Un dépaysement de la ville en quelques minutes les lacs la vue des Belvederres le dernier est sureprenent. To the city to...More

Thank rrjad1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What’s not to like the natural wonderland is minutes away from Ottawa, and has lakes for swimming, trails for biking and riding or skiing, fat biking and snowshoeing in the winter with open chalets well stocked with firewood where you will meet awesome strangers

Thank Todd J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many activities in Gatineau Park, many of which are free to enjoy. Miles of beautiful hiking and cross country skiing trails offer something for everyone. The visitor center is great for young kids with many interactive displays. I brought some family that...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best cross country skiing ever. There are a vast number of trails to choose from and different levels of ability. The trails are well groomed and resting cottages well maintained. Overall an excellent experience!

Thank 82denisel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is the most beautiful park I have ever been in. It is a sanctuary of beauty, nature and color. The look out spot are breathtaking. There are beautiful clean picnic areas. The park is kept especially clean and is well maintained.

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Alway love going there, it's peacefull and lots to look at, sceenary changes with the season. Something for every kind of hiker.

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

There was a display of the 150th celebrations. It was awesome. Displays were from various ethnicities of canada and reflected each province as well. Millions of flowers were grown in the sculptures. It was so beautiful. The park is sling the ottawa river. So the...More

Thank Newdeb12
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This park has over 200km of groomed cross-country ski trails from snowfall to the end of the Loppet (and international cross-country race circuit weekend of races in late February). The roads are closed to traffic from late October onwards (after the amazing fall Colors), so...More

Thank PJayney
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Most car GPS won't guide you to the treasures within this park. The NCR website gives some hints to the popular sites but more serious explorers will bring a map. On a fall afternoon, from the Chelsea south entrance we drove up to the Champlain...More

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The homepage didn’t give us information about that main attractions in the Park was closed so when we get there the road is closed. We go elsewhere in the park and it’s free parking. The chart map at the parking didn’t state how long the...More

Thank Carl F
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4 September 2017|
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Response from joanne c | Reviewed this property |
you definitely do not need anyone to accompany you in order to visit the gatineau hills
Tamah A
26 August 2017|
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Response from LEO_thetraveler613 | Reviewed this property |
There is also in Lac La Pêche for canoe-camping. Very nice as it is not as busy as Lac Philippe.
27 July 2017|
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Response from sylvied497 | Reviewed this property |
No rentals in the park. A few shops will rent bikes, paddle boards etc. in Gatineau, some in Chelsea.