Camp Fortune

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Camp Fortune
Phone: 819 827-1717

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About the Ski Resort

Camp Fortune is a family day ski resort, conveniently located only 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa in Canada's Capital Region. Hours of operation are 9am to 10pm Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 10pm Saturdays and 8:30 to 4pm on Sundays.

There are three seperate areas for skiing at Camp Fortune. They are Skyline, where a quad lift and 1 double lift services 1 intermediate run, 3 difficult and two extremely difficult runs; The Meech Quad lift services two intermediate runs, one of which is Paradise at almost 1 mile long and the Valley where two Quad lifts, 1 triple lift and two surface lifts, service 5 easy runs, 4 Intermediate runs and 1 difficult run. Full snowmaking capability and excellent grooming ensure a great experience for beginners to expert skiers alike.

Camp Fortune's snow school is one of the largest in Eastern Canada with over 300 ski and snowboard instructors available for group or private lessons of all levels. Group lessons for children start at age 4 and are available Saturday and Sunday mornings and afternoons. Adult programs are available Wednesday to Friday evenings or on weekend days.

The rental department is ready to equip up to 900 skiiers and 300 snowboarders at any given time to head out onto the 20 trails at Camp Fortune. (located at the Main Chalet)

A full-service cafeteria is located in the Main Chalet and a snack bar is located at the Skyline lodge for the convenience of skiers using the intermediate and advanced runs.

Day care is available on weekends and holidays for infants and children up to age 5 years. This convenient service gives young families an opportunity to enjoy the sport of skiing. (Located near the Main chalet)

First Aid is available anywhere on the mountain by notifying a lift attendant or any member of the ski patrol. The first aid building is located in the valley near the Main chalet.

Customer service is available at the Main Chalet to purchase tickets, recieve information about the resort, arrange lessons or inquiries about lost and found articles.

Lift tickets are valid at Camp Fortune and at its sister ski area Mont Ste-Marie.

Ski resort area details

Alpine Skiing: Yes
Night Skiing: Yes
Heli-Skiing: No
Snowcat Skiing: No
Snowboarding: No
Snowshoe trails: Yes
Cross country: 150 km
Snow tubing: No

 Easiest:  25 %

 More Difficult:  45 %

 Most Difficult:  20 %

 Experts only:  10 %

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Pace of Play: Pace of play: 0
Money Value: Money value: 0
Tees: Tees: 0
Service: Service: 0

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Mountain Statistics

Base elevation:  832 ft
Summit elevation:  1,192 ft
Vertical drop:  360 ft
Skiable area:  100 acres
Annual snowfall:  100 in
Snowmaking:  98 %
Number of trails:  20
Number of lifts:  8
Types of lifts:  2 Surface Lifts,
 1 Double Chair,
 1 Triple Chair,
 4 Quad Chairs

Ski Resort Services

Childcare  Yes
Adaptive skier:  No
Nearby lodging:  Yes
Ski lessons:  Yes
Snowboard lessons:  Yes
Ski rentals:  Yes
Snowboard rentals:  Yes

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