Ski Reports

Sommet Saint-Sauveur - April 18, 2022

by Shane Séguin

What a perfect day on the slopes! The temperature was just right, and the sun was shining. Today I visited Sommet Saint-Sauveur, a ski mountain that holds a special place…

Mont Orford - April 6, 2022

by Paul Giddings

For what would most likely be my last day of the 2021-22 ski season, I felt that it was appropriate to end it at my home mountain. With the forecast…

Sommet Edelweiss - March 20, 2022

by Matteo C

With night skiing coming to a close in the region, a few friends and I decided to go night skiing one last time. We went to Sommet Edelweiss, as I…

Mont Orford - March 16, 2022

by Paul Giddings

With the long range forecast anouncing warm, and wet weather for the next few days I made it out to Orford today before it gets messy. I arrived at the…

Camp Fortune-March 12, 2022

by Matteo C

After what likely was the last powder dump of the season (10cms), we spontaneously decided on a quick 4 hour trip to Camp Fortune, before leaving on a little March break…

Sommet Edelweiss - March 2, 2022

by Shane Séguin

What a fantastic day out on the slopes at Sommet Edelweiss. Horray! It is the Quebec March Break and the weather couldn't be more perfect. Bluebird skies and all slopes…

Mount Pakenham-February 18, 2022

by Matteo C

After 20 centimeters of fresh powder fell upon us, some friends and I decided to spend an evening night skiing at Mount Pakenham. Though the temperature was -20, the phenomenal snow…

Mont Orford - February 16, 2022

by Paul Giddings

Today with the day off I got out to Mont Orford for visit number 2 of the season. I arrived at the mountain at 8:15 and the parking lot P2…

Mont Bellevue - February 2, 2022

by Paul Giddings

It had been awhile since the last ski day so I booked a 2 hour block ticket for Mont Bellevue online late last night. I booked in for the 5pm…

Ski Vorlage - January 27, 2022

by Shane Séguin

After last week's snowfall, and having a few days off from work, it was high time to make a return to the slopes. With the variety of trails offered, I…

Camp Fortune - January 17, 2022

by Paul Gordon

Welcome to the white room. Over 40cms dropped in the Ottawa/Gatineau area on Monday and Camp Fortune got a lot of it. The drive up was a white knuckle ride in…

Camp Fortune - December 29, 2021

by Paul Gordon

Night mission to Fortune! Night skiing started on Dec. 27th and Camp Fortune has managed to open up most of the trails on Skyline. Considering the lack of snowfall and the up/down temperatures,…

Mont Gleason - December 27, 2021

by Paul Giddings

With the day off today, I managed to get away to Mont Gleason for the morning. I arrived at the mountain at 8:45 with the temperature of -9 degrees, and no wind. It…

Calabogie Peaks - December 21-23, 2021

by Matteo C

Over the Christmas break, we rented an Airbnb on the slopes of Calabogie Peaks, and enjoyed three days of skiing and exploring the Calabogie Region. I took my drone up…

Mont Orford - December 10, 2021

by Paul Giddings

The start of my 2021-22 season began today at Mont Orford. I arrived at the mountain at 8:15 to a cloudy sky with some lingering flurries, and the temperature was…

Mount Pakenham - December 4, 2021 (Opening Day)

by Matteo C

Last week, Ski Mount Pakenham announced that they would be open on the weekend of the 4-5 of December. The cold nighttime temperatures allowed them to make enough snow to…

Mont Ste Marie - March 17, 2021

by Paul Gordon

Last season my last day of skiing was March 14th, the next day everything closed and went into lockdown. Well, it's March 17th, 2021, and spring skiing is in full effect. The…

Camp Fortune - February 24, 2021

by Paul Gordon

Wow, a sleeper powder day! What a way to end a workday. The snow started coming down heavy in Gatineau around noon and didn't stop. By the time I got to the…

Camp Fortune - February 5, 2021

by Paul Gordon

Have they cut down all the bush near the road? The view is a lot better. Friday morning at Camp Fortune was a great way to end the week.  The…

Mont Orford - January 27, 2021

by Paul Giddings

Well, my Day 2 of this extraordinary ski season is in the books. An outing to Mont Orford today was absolutely needed as it had been over a month since…