Type Trail Association
Primary Activity Mountain Bike
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)
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The Ottawa Mountain Bike Association (OMBA) was founded in the summer of 2005 with the intent of securing and expanding mountain biking access in the Ottawa/Outaouais region.

We maintain trails at South March Highlands, Larose Forest, Carp Barrens, Camp Fortune, and Lac Beauchamp. Membership is required to ride at Larose Forest. Members receive discounts on Camp Fortune passes, Gatineau Park winter access passes, and Vorlage season passes.

Riding Areas

nametrailstotal descenthighest trailtotal distance
Camp Fortune55-7,554 ft1,172 ft15 miles
Carp Hills9-197 ft432 ft8 miles
Centre de plein air du Lac-Leamy4-62 ft341 ft9 miles
Domaine Kanawe36-1,432 ft664 ft9 miles
Kichi Sibi Winter Trail22-197 ft213 ft10 miles
Larose Forest76-413 ft262 ft25 miles
Leslie Park3-521 ft911 ft4 miles
South March Highlands32-428 ft406 ft15 miles
Stony Swamp139-3,098 ft432 ft58 miles

Past Events

3 Reviews for Ottawa Mountain Bike...

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 Yeah if we could get a Dirt Jump and Slopestyle course, that'd be great
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flag Kop5 (Jan 13, 2014 at 17:46)
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flag bdjbradley (Jan 13, 2014 at 17:48)
 Oh boy. That'd be too sick.
  • + 3
 we need some freeride trails boyz, other than that they support the community pretty well.
  • + 1
flag bdjbradley (Jan 13, 2014 at 16:15)
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flag MajesticMOOSE (Jan 13, 2014 at 18:25)
 For the record, OMBA is fully behind my new freeride trail at Fortune. So far it has 2 drops, 3 doubles, 6 berms (12 or 13 berms upon completion). El Presedente/OMBA has offered to pay for a pile of lumber (and I mean a lot) to help this new project. Ever wonder where all the money raised by bike movie fundraiser nights goes? They are definitely helping the DH/FR scene.
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flag mikrino97 (Jan 13, 2014 at 18:33)
 thanks for the info did not know that, is this a brand new trail for the 2014 season? or was it new for the 2013 season? And I ment more of local trails, but i heard their talking with the city for some freeride park or something, am I right? my post was more directed towards encouragement than blaming them or bashing.
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flag MajesticMOOSE (Jan 13, 2014 at 18:47)
 Yeah no worries. I started Voodoo Child (new trail in question) at Fortune last July and was working on it on/off with the help of a few others until the end of the season. We even held a small trail day/bbq in August. I'm planning on a few dig days this spring too.

Also there is a Pumptrack/DJ/bike park proposal in the works right now with the city. From my understanding, the proposal was very well received and has a reasonable chance of happening. Hopefully shovels can hit the dirt this coming season.
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flag mikrino97 (Jan 13, 2014 at 19:48)
 soo sick! This year looks like itl be a good one in Ottawa
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flag sebmtbbiker (Mar 31, 2014 at 19:01)
 will the new trail be lift access
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flag MajesticMOOSE (Apr 2, 2014 at 19:26)
 It splits directly off No Name, so no hiking is required. I'll be up there digging as soon as the snow is gone, any help is more than welcome.
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flag sebmtbbiker (Apr 3, 2014 at 5:09)
 Since you ask, a couple friends and I have experience digging and building mountain bike trails(mostly DH/FR) and jump tracks. We have are own spot were we dig but we would defenetly like to help out at camp fortune. We also have are own gear, so no issue there.
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flag sebmtbbiker (Apr 3, 2014 at 9:55)
 Sonyeah we would like to help out if possible
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flag MajesticMOOSE (Apr 4, 2014 at 13:53)
 Sweet. I'll most be up there in the evenings after work and a few weekends. I'll post up whenever there's a dig sesh.
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flag sebmtbbiker (Apr 4, 2014 at 19:38)
 Thanks. Sound good
  • + 1
 is the season open for the downhill trails at C.F
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