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Mooney’s Bay Cross Country Ski Centre Needs Instructors for the 2018 season
By:  John Asselin   (2017/10/03)


Mooney's Bay offers skiing inside the Ottawa city limits!

There are 120 courses (3-5 classes each) through January and February. Training starts in December.

Please pass this on to your network and anyone can contact me at john.asselin@ottawa.ca for further information.


John Asselin
Program Supervisor | Supervisor programme
Mooney's Bay Ski Centre at Terry Fox Athletic Facility
City of Ottawa | Ville d'Ottawa
Recreation, Culture and Facility Services (RCFS) | Direction générale des loisirs, de la culture et les installations (DGLCI)
Tel/tél (613) 247-4883 | Fax/télécopieur (613) 247-4884

-5 to -8 and no wind!

About Mooney's Bay

There are 5.5 km of groomed trails for classic and skate with some portions lit at night. Perfect for after work. Perfect for the entire family. To view course offerings: Ottawa 2017 Recreation Registration Page.

Terry Fox Athletic Facility (at Mooney's Bay Park) 2960 Riverside Drive 613-247-4883


  • Access to the trails for a reasonable daily rate of ONLY $3 per day or $33.75 for the season.
  • Free parking!
  • Rentals by 'Lafleur de la Capital' #613-298-3775
  • Indoor change rooms and washrooms
  • Lit trails for night skiing
  • A ski tuck shop and hot chocolate for sale
  • Free use of our indoor wax benches and waxing irons
  • Official sponsor 'Fresh Air Experience'
  • Free information on equipment, clothing, waxing, trails and related services

The indoor facility will be open from mid December through early March (weather permitting), at the following times: 9 am to 9 pm Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm Saturday and Sunday.

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