70 Madawaska Blvd
Arnprior, ON K7S 1S5
Phone: (613) 623-7991
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If you want to enjoy winter activities, then Mount Pakenham is the place to be. Here, you can enjoy snow tubing, snowboarding and skiing along with your entire family. For more details, check website.
The Loch March country club is an all out family hot-spot featuring a range of entertainment options. From golf courses to a club-house that hosts events; it is perfect for a fun-filled day out. Call ahead for more details.
Located on north side, Lac Phillipe is medium sized lake close to Gatineau Park. This lake is safe to take a dip in, and is guarded by lifeguards. Approximately a 50-minute drive away from Ottawa, this place is ideal for camping, kayoing, paddle-boats, canoeing and lots more. Enjoy a fun time with family in this great picnic spot.
Located in Ottawa and owned by Terry Matthews, The Marshes Golf Club is a public golf club that is adjacent to Brookstreet Hotel. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, this golf course offers the business community of Silicon Valley an excellent golfing experience along with the blue lakes and the Gatineau Hills in the backdrop. They follow strict dress codes for playing the game, and offer coaching as well. Other than hosting amateur championships, this club has also hosted the Canadian PGA Senior's Championship.
The Capital City Speedway is located in the capital city of Ottawa. This stock car racetrack consists of a drag-strip and a 0.60-kilometer (3/8th mile) oval. Established in 1961, the racetrack hosts several tour events such as Monster Jam and American Canadian Tour. These races are extremely popular and make sure the stands are filled. All race car enthusiasts must visit at least once.
Located within the Gatineau Park, Meech Lake is one of the most sought after places in the area. Named after a local settler, Reverend Asa Meech, this lake is located very close to the Meech Creek. There are a number of residents along the river and many upcoming properties too. Tourists visiting the five beaches around the area, love to take a dip in the Meech Lake waters.
Camp Fortune is a popular ski center in Chelsea, near Downtown Ottawa. Boasting an area of 38 hectares (95 acres), Camp Fortune is known for ski and snowboarding activities in winters and mountain biking in summers. Offering several ski racing programs for kids as well as adults, it provides for a well-rounded recreational experience for the entire family. With more than twenty trails, Camp Fortune is a great place for winter sports.
Founded in 1941, Vorlage is located in the village of Wakefield. This family ski region makes the experience for the entire worthwhile. Offering 17 runs, 13 of them also feature night skiing. This destination also offers accommodation very close to the skiing areas. For schedules and bookings, check out the website.
If you have a taste for adventure, Great Canadian Bungee is the place to visit. Located 20 minutes from downtown Ottawa, you'll find all the adrenalin you can handle in one day. Attractions include the highest commercial bungee jump in North America at 50 meters (200 feet), and the Ripride - a 300-meter (1015-foot) cable slide. You can also purchase packages with white water rafting and aerial park adventures, which can be found in the area. Group rates available. See the website for more details.