FALL COLOURS ACTIVITIES
Experience the Gatineau Hills this Autumn.
Enjoy the spectacular fall colours at Camp Fortune. We join the Gatineau Park in celebrating Fall Rhapsody over 3 weekends in October. Join us Oct 1st to 16th for various activities and incredible scenery.
Haunted chairlift rides
Haunted chairlift rides at Skyline
*October 21 and 22 cancelled due to rain*
October 28, 29 6 pm to 10 pm
$10 per person
Family fun and spookier as the night goes on
Games, crafts & hot chocolate and treats for sale at the base
Scenic Chairlift Rides
Take the Valley chair and enjoy a casual hike down or take the Skyline chair for a relaxing round trip ride. Available weekends from Oct 1 to 16 and Thanksgiving Monday October 10 11 am to 5 pm $5 per person, tax included.
Valley chair: everyone must disembark at the top and walk down the hiking trail. Skyline chair: everyone must stay on the chairlift for the round trip. Children must be accompanied by an adult. You may not ride the lift with an infant in a carrier or your arms. All visitors must be able to load and unload to and from the chair unassisted.
Join us for a delicious brunch served in the main lodge overlooking the gorgeous fall colours. October 9, 10 and 16 from 10 am to 2:00 pm.
Reservations: 819-827-1717 x 0 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Adults 21$, children 5 to 12 11$, under 5 free.
Zip through the trees
Admire the colours from the tree tops at the aerial park and zilplines. Breathtaking views and a thrilling adventure for all ages. Open to everyone on weekends until November 6th and weekdays by group reservation. 819-827-5517 email@example.com
NCC Shuttle Service: Free shuttle bus to lookouts from Camp Fortune
Weekends and Thanksgiving Monday, October 1 to October 16, 2016
11 am to 4 pm, every 10 minutes
During the busier days of fall, a free shuttle service will be offered to facilitate access to Gatineau Park lookouts. The shuttle starting point is Camp Fortune. There are three stops along the way: Trail No. 1 and Keogan Shelter, Étienne-Brûlé Lookout, and Champlain Lookout. All of these stops provide easy access to the Park’s trail network. Parking controls will be in place at Camp Fortune.
Access to parkways
On Fall Rhapsody weekends, from 11 am to 4 pm, the southbound lane of Fortune Lake Parkway (heading toward Champlain Lookout) will be closed to all regular traffic (including cyclists), and open exclusively to the Fall Rhapsody shuttle. The northbound lane of Fortune Lake Parkway (toward Dunlop Road) remains open to all traffic to enable motorists and cyclists to access Camp Fortune and Chemin du Lac-Meech. The Gatineau and Champlain parkways remain open to all traffic in both directions, except during temporary parkway closures required during high traffic periods. Parking controls will be in place at Camp Fortune.