Mount Pakenham has everything you need to enjoy winter fun!

In the summer of 2016 we invested $2.8 million in a new Quad Chairlift (replaces our Triple Chair) and upgraded our snowmaking system to be able to make more snow more quickly every year.

The Resort

Skiing, snowboading, tubing, snowshoeing. Just a short drive from Ottawa, only 25 minutes West of Kanata.

Mount Pakenham
577 Ski Hill Rd., Pakenham, ON K0A 2X0
613-624-5290
ski@mountpakenham.com

Mount Pakenham offers you a total resort experience. You’ll find 10 runs from beginner to expert, gladed areas, 5 lifts, 20 km of snowshoe trails, a fun terrain park and lots of snowmaking and good grooming. We offer both day and night skiing from mid December through late March.

Our Snow School programs offer lessons for all ages and abilities- skiing, snowboarding, racing, terrain park freestyle.

Off mountain, you will find a comfortable renovated lodge with lounge, cafeteria and meeting rooms. Other buildings include a rental building, locker hut and Ski Patrol center.

Mount Pakenham is truly the Ottawa and the Valley's best family snow resort!

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

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

The Resort Video

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Pakenham Snow Cam

Snow Cam 2019-2020 will return in December.

Facilities

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

The Mountain

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
613-624-5290
ski@mountpakenham.com

Employment

Just a short drive from Ottawa, Mount Pakenham is a great place to visit and a great place to work. Ottawa and the Valley's Favourite Family Snow Centre.

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