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Big Ben Ski Centre has been operating for over 31 years. It is currently operated by Leader Sports, a recreation management company, in partnership with the City of Cornwall.

The Centre opens mid-December and closes late March (weather permitting). The entrance is 300 meters west of Brookdale Avenue on Seventh Street extension.

Big Ben's facilities include:

  • Wire cable tow
  • Grooming & snow making equipment
  • Snowboarding half pipe
  • Under lights Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Heated Chalet, change trailor and snack bar 

Have a group outing? Big Ben Ski Centre is open for rental to groups and organizations. Please note that Big Ben does not have ski or snowboard equipment for rent. Big Ben Little Skier

Big Ben Ski hours of operation:
Wednesday through Friday, 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Revised Hours as of March 21


Ski and Snowboard School

The Ski and Snowboard School lessons begin each January and run for six consecutive weekends for all age groups. Snowboard lessons are held weeknights. Prices are inexpensive and the lessons are taught by experienced instructors.  Registration forms are available at the Cornwall Aquatic Centre, 100 Water Street East.  For more information, call Big Ben Ski Centre at 613-933-6377 (during season) or the Department of Planning, Parks and Recreation at 613-933-3586 (off season).