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Viscount Alexander

Alexander officially opened on Sunday, February 13th, 1949.

This run is named after Viscount Alexander, Governor General at the time. Before Viscount Alexander left Canada he was made a life time member of the Ottawa Ski Club. He was a passionate skier and officiate at numerous functions.

Viscount Alexander’s speech was short and sincere “In opening this hill, which I have the honour of having named after me, I wish it many years of good sport for good sportsmen.”

Mountain Coaster

The Camp Fortune team celebrated the installation of the Mountain Pipe Coaster and tested this exciting new ride. We are now open to the public!

Anne Heggtveit

Anne Heggtveit, one of our most famous skiers and the namesake of our favourite double black diamond, Heggtveit, shared these personal photos with us as Camp Fortune is where she learned to ski.

John Clifford, the father of popular skiing

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