Above: Alex Weir adjusts the snow gun near the top of a trail at Mount Pakenham. Hill workers have been busy preparing for this weekend’s opening of the ski season.
Mount Pakenham opens for skiing this weekend, 9:00am-4:00pm on Saturday and Sunday. Lift tickets are $18. The ski resort is about a 30 minute drive west of Ottawa.
Here are some photos from Barry Gray, who drove out earlier this week to check out preparations for the big opening.