Winter Recreational Rental Rates


The Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority has cross-country skis and snowshoes available for rent at the Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area Outdoor Centre during the winter months, when conditions permit. Rentals are not to be removed from the property. Keys or driver’s licence are held by CRCA staff until the rentals are returned.

We accept cash, VISA, MasterCard and tap enabled Debit Cards.

Equipment Rental Rates

Rentals are available at the Little Cataraqui Creek Outdoor Centre from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on weekends and holiday Mondays, when snow conditions permit.

For up-to-date trail conditions and the availability of rentals please call our trail information line (613) 546-4228 ext. 501.

Daily rental rates are as follows (prices include tax):

  • full set of cross -country ski equipment – $17.00
  • cross-country skis only – $8.50
  • ski boots only – $7.50
  • ski poles only – $5.00
  • snowshoes – $12.00

Cross-country Ski Lessons

Cross-country ski lessons are offered at the Little Cataraqui Creek Outdoor Centre on Saturdays from January 5 to February 23, weather permitting. Cost is $20.00 per person (including HST). These are group lessons and are one-hour in length. Registration is required and closes 4:30 on the Friday before the lesson. Register via our online services page.

Lesson times are as follows:

  • 10:00 a.m.
  • 11:30 a.m.
  • 1:30 p.m.