Celebrate March Break on Mount Royal!


From February 26 to March 7, Les amis de la montagne offers a full slate of activities to enjoy winter for free or for a friendly price.

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Fridays, February 26 and March 4 (in English)
Saturdays, February 27 and Marc 5 (in French)

$17: 12-15 years of age       $20: 16 years of age and older
Duration: approximately 1.5 hours
Time and point of departure: 6 p.m. at Smith House (la maison Smith)

Advance reservations required: 514 843-8240 ext. 0

Soup Up at the Café des Amis

Enjoy a hearty soup in the warm setting of Smith House before your outing on Mount Royal. Friday and Saturday evenings, 5 to 6 :30 p.m

Winter Rendez-Vous at Smith House (FREE)

Drop-in activity in the exhibition gallery and outside Smith House.
February 29 – March 6 at 1 p.m.


Snow Tubing

Monday to Friday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

$5: 4 to11 years of age
$9: 12 and older

One-day passes are not transferable and provide access to designated lanes and the use of one snow tube. Children under 4 years of age are not permitted on snow tubes.


Sliding (FREE)

Until March 7 (weather permitting)
Friday, at 5 p.m. through Sunday, 6 p.m.


Skating at Beaver Lake (FREE)

Open 7 days a week, until March 7

Sunday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.


Outdoor Equipment Rental Service at Beaver Lake Pavilion (ground level)

Operating Hours 

Sunday to Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays, from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Les amis de la montagne operate an outdoor equipment rental counter where you can outfit yourself and your family to skate, cross-country ski, snowshoe and more. Pick up a free map of Mount Royal Park’s walking paths (10 kilometres in winter), cross-country ski trails (22 kilometres) and snowshoeing trails (3 kilometres).

Note : Photo ID is required for all rentals