14th Tuques Bleues Celebration and Snowshoe Event


Take up the challenge on February 17 on Mount Royal

Photo: Tzara Maud

The 14th edition of the Tuques Bleues Celebration and Snowshoe Event is rapidly approaching! Under the honorary co-chairmanship of Cyril Bendahan, Vice President, Group Benefits, Quebec Region, Manulife Financial and Michel Leblanc, President and CEO, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, hundreds of participants will gather on Thursday, February 17th, to ascend Mount Royal in snowshoes in support of Les amis de la montagne’s signature fundraising event.

The honorary co-chairs have accepted to join members of Les amis’ campaign cabinet to take up the challenge of mobilizing Montrealers, particularly the business community, in order to raise $250,000 towards education and protection programs for Mount Royal.


Strive to surpass yourself this winter and join the hundreds of participants who contribute, through their commitment and their joie-de-vivre, to the perpetuity of this symbol of vitality and pride for both current and future generations. But hurry – spaces are limited!

You may purchase your tickets now via Les amis’ secure website at a cost of $200 per person. You may also recruit a team of participants by buying 10, 20 or 30 tickets – the choice is yours! The team registration form is available on Les amis’ website or may be requested by calling 514 843-8240, ext. 239.

Les amis de la montagne would like to extend thanks to its many partners for their commitment and contribution: principal partner, Gold level: Manulife Financial; Silver level: Atmosphere and Mansfield Club Athlétique; with the support of: Tubbs Snowshoes and Atlas Snowshoes.

Les amis also thank their partners at the Bronze level: ECS School, TD Bank Group, MacDougall, MacDougall & MacTier, McCarthy Tétrault S.E.N.C.R.L., s.r.l., Rio Tinto Alcan, Scotia Capital and Velan Inc.; as well as it partners of products and services: Montreal High Lights Festival, Ville de Montréal, Brasserie McAuslan, Domaine Pinnacle, 2e Régiment de l’Artillerie du Canada, Centre de location Hewitt-CAT, Java U, Fromages BioBio of Gattuso Inc., La Mer, Le Château, Pâtisserie Wawel, CJAD 800 AM, La Presse and The Gazette.