Mountain Biking

Explore Camp Fortune’s cross country and downhill mountain bike trails!

Ideally situated in the Gatineau Park, Camp Fortune has over 20 km of extraordinary shared mountain bike, hiking and trail running trails located only 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa- Gatineau. Our trails offer a challenge for beginners and are best suited to intermediate and expert mountain bikers. The trails are a pay per use service and funds collected support the work done on the trails. Please purchase a season pass or day ticket on our online store. Your membership tag will be mailed to you. 

From late June to Thanksgiving Monday, we offer lift serviced downhill mountain biking at Skyline. Please note these trails are one way, and that is DOWNHILL! The lift spins Wednesday evenings in the summer and on weekends. A lift serviced downhill pass also includes a cross country trail pass. 


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XC/MTB & TRail Running

A season pass/trail membership or day ticket is required to access the trails and is available for purchase online. All funds collected from mtb and trail running passes are invested back into the trails. Questions? Email

Trails Open Daily
April 23 – November 30

Season Pass

Day Pass

*Plus applicable taxes

Downhill MTB

Camp Fortune lift serviced downhill mountain biking opens June 19 and runs until October 17.

Open from 4 pm to dusk on Wednesday evenings from July 28 to August 25. Weekends from 11 am to 4 pm continue through to October 17. Open Thanksgiving Monday, October 11. 

There is no easy way down.

The gnarly, sloped mountain biking trails on Skyline are not for the faint of heart. The downhill mountain bike trails at Camp Fortune undergo constant improvement. There are undulating trails for beginners, but most are best suited to intermediates and experts. Important to note trails are one way and that’s DOWNHILL! 

Downhill Hours

Saturday/Sundays & Thanksgiving Monday

June 19 – October 17
11am to 4pm

Wednesday Evenings

July 28 to August 25
4pm to Dusk

Downhill Passes

This year we will be using the RFID gates at the lift, as we do in the ski season. Season passes and day tickets will be sold online and issued on reloadable Express Cards. As you approach the gate your pass will scan and the gate will open if your ticket is valid. Remember to bring your pass with you, there will be a $5 replacement fee if you forget your pass. Lift ticket purchasers: Buy your first ticket online and pick it up at the ticketing kiosk. Be sure to save your card and reload online, you will save 10% on all future visits and go direct to lift. Season passes: Purchase online, save your card and reload next season then go direct to lift.

Season Pass
June 19 – October 17


Weekend Day Pass
June 19 – October 17


Wednesday Evening Pass
TBD- August 18


*Plus applicable taxes, $200 is allocated to lift service and $50 is allocated to support the trail work. All lift serviced season pass holders will receive a Camp Fortune trail membership tag and an Express Card (RFID) season pass.

**Plus applicable taxes, Save your Express card (or use your winter card) to reload tickets at the discounted rate of $30 plus taxes.


Runs Open


Snow Conditions

Groomed snow

Vaccine passport

The vaccine passport (for ages 13+), accompanied by a government ID, will be mandatory to access Camp Fortune this season.

For more information please visit our Covid Info Page 

Gift cards

Camp Fortune digital gift card. Gift giving made easy!

Admire the leaves from the tree tops at the Aerial Park!

AERIAL PARK / Weekends 9 am to 5 pm. Reservations required.

Open weekends until October 31 and Thanksgiving Monday

Season pass NOTICE

Many categories of season passes are nearing sell outs, we will pause the sale of all passes end of business day, Oct. 5.

Buy now, season passes will sell out very soon.

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All trail users must:

  • Please note interregional travel is not recommended.
  • Park in the valley in the designated parking. All other parking lots will remain closed and parking on Dunlop and Meech roads is not permitted.
  • Have a valid trail membership or day pass.
  • Maintain a physical distancing of 2 m with other users and our staff and follow all directional signage.
  • Wear a mask in all service locations and all exterior public spaces when 2 m distance cannot be respected. This keeps you safe and keeps our staff safe.
  • Have the skills to ride safely.
  • Follow all public health directives.
  • Absolutely no gatherings permitted on site.

We ask that all trail users follow all public health guidelines and COVID-19 regulations. We also remind you that it is NOT recommended to travel outside your region.

Please note any customer who refuses to follow the rules and safety directives will be asked to leave the site for the complete season.

Incredible conditions and limited lift tickets for this week: In an effort to offer our season passholders the best experience, we have limited lift tickets available for this week. Day tickets, valid 9 am to 4 pm: available. 4-hour tickets: SOLD OUT. Night tickets, valid from 4 pm to 9 pm: very limited quantity, WILL SELL OUT. Tickets must be bought in advance, online. Once tickets are sold out none will be sold on site. Season passholders and customers with MaNeige ASSQ and Canada Ski Council products are always welcome.