• January is nigh

    It’s that time of the ski season when you’re just getting your legs under you and feeling pretty comfortable on the trails.  For our racing crew, they’ve been on snow since mid-November and their race season is well under way.  That’s why it can be fun to take a rest day and enjoy the wonderful trails and cabins of Gatineau Park not as our training trails but for recreation.  So […]

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  • Who were the Riders of Riders’ Roost?

    Check out the Gatineau Valley Historic Society (GVHS) website (  where you can find the answer to this question. Before the NCC, the Trail Riders of the Ottawa Ski Club maintained a 60 mile trail network between  the 4 lodges (Keogan, Huron, Western, McKinstry). They used the Riders Roost as headquarters. There were young ones in green jackets without the Trail Riders crest on it, experienced Riders in green with crest […]

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  • Masters of Adventures has started!

    Last night, we did a great hike around skyline trail from P7 – with a beautiful view of Ottawa alight at night – and then finished off with beers and a planning meeting for the CSM and other winter fun activities. We can’t wait for the snow so we can hit the trails!  We are always welcoming new Masters of Adventure so please join us…. more information here. This post […]

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  • Thanks for a GREAT 2017 Ski Swap

    To everyone who came out, you will have noticed that our new venue at Philemon High School worked out so well!  This news poster would almost say it had a whole new Zen feel about it.  Lots of room around the floor, lots of volunteers helping with gear selection, efficient cash-out, best baking ever!  See you all next year!  Start to set aside your gear now… This post is also […]

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Featured Club event

Chelsea Super Sprint Jeunesse

January 28 @ 9:00 am
Meredith Centre,
74 Chemin Old Chelsea , Gatineau , J9B1K9 Canada
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An exciting sprint race for young athletes with a challenging course full of fun bumps, jumps and turns

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Upcoming Events

  1. Chelsea Super Sprint Jeunesse

    January 28 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  2. Cookie Beiner

    March 10

Capital Development Team (CDT)

Capital Development Team (CDT)

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For Teachers

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Ski-at-School program

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Track Attack Fun

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Track Attack Fun

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Skiers in Action

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