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Mount Pakenham - Cross-country skiing

Haliburton Highlands to the Ottawa Valley, Ontario, Canada

Mount Pakenham Statistics



Estimated Time


Elevation gain

220 meters

What are the activities at Mount Pakenham ?


Cross-country skiing

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Why choose a trail at Mount Pakenham?

Mount Pakenham is a ski hill to the south-west of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, near the town of Pakenham.

Mount Pakenham is a ski resort located in the Ottawa Valley, about an hour and a half west of Ottawa, Ontario. The resort has a total of 36 trails, most of which are beginner or intermediate level. There is also a terrain park for those looking for more of a challenge. Mount Pakenham is open from December to April, and offers both downhill and cross-country skiing.

The cross-country skiing at Mount Pakenham is some of the best in the province. The trails are well groomed and maintained, and there is a great variety of difficulty levels to choose from. If you're a beginner, there are plenty of easy trails to get started on, while more experienced skiers can test their skills on the more challenging routes. There is also a nice network of trails for snowshoeing, which makes for a great alternative if the skiing conditions aren't ideal.

In addition to the great skiing, Mount Pakenham also has a number of other winter activities to enjoy. There is a tubing park with six lanes, as well as an ice skating rink and toboggan hill. The resort also has a heated chalet with a restaurant and bar, where you can warm up after a day on the slopes.

What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00

From sunrise to sunset


What are the coordinates and address of Mount Pakenham?

Mount Pakenham
(613) 624-5290
577 Ski Hill Rd, Pakenham, ON K0A 2X0, Canada

Customer Reviews

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 10 reviews

1 2 3 4 5

Recent reviews

Carolin Murphy

5 out of 5 stars

Great ski school!

Anna Lopez

3 out of 5 stars

Great beginner Ski hill. Located close to Ottawa.

Wayne Karim

4 out of 5 stars

Great slopes to go snowboarding on. Amazing experience

Normand Hird

4 out of 5 stars

Great hill pretty small terrain park though

Starting Point

The Mount Pakenham cross-country ski trailhead is located at the end of Mount Pakenham Road in Pakenham, Ontario.

Why visit Mount Pakenham

The Mount Pakenham ski resort is a great place to visit in the winter. It has a variety of slopes for all levels of skiers and snowboarders, as well as a terrain park for those who want to do more tricks. The resort also has a tubing park, as well as a heated pool and hot tubs for those who need to warm up. There is also a restaurant on site, as well as a bar, so you can refuel after a long day on the slopes.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Mount Pakenham ?


What is the elevation of Mount Pakenham?

220.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?


Is there an information center / service center / reception?

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