Outdoor Equipment Rentals

Our rental counter has everything you need to get active on Mount Royal this winter!


December 1 to March 17


Beaver Lake Pavilion

Les amis de la montagne operates a sports equipment rental service for skating, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snow tubing and more in the park. You can also pick up a map of the marked trails for cross-country skiing (22 km), snowshoeing (3 km) and hiking (10 km in winter) in Mount Royal Park.

Note: Photo ID is required for all rentals.

Schedule from December 15 to March 17:

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

Rentals stop one hour prior to closing.




$10 for 2 hours

Cross-country skis (12 years and older)*   

$15 for 1 hour
$20 for 3 hours

Cross-country skis (6-11 years old)*

$10 for 1 hour
$15 for 3 hours


$9 for 1 hour
$15 for 3 hours

Skating support bar for children

$5 for 2 hours

Skate sharpening


Cross-country ski waxing


Baby sled

$5 for 2 hours





Note: All prices include taxes. All activities are subject to change without notice in case of bad or unseasonable weather.

* Includes skis, boots and poles

Outdoor Equipment Rentals

Related activities

March Break Snowshoe Excursion

March Break Snowshoe Excursion

Daily, March 2 to 10, at 10:30 a.m.

For spring break this year, take the kids snowshoeing in the mountain’s snow-covered woodlands. We even provide the hot cocoa!


At the Heart of the Forest Snowshoe Excursion

At the Heart of the Forest Snowshoe Excursion

Sundays, January 20 and 27 and February 3, 10 and 24, at 10:30 a.m.

Explore the snow-covered forest of Mount Royal while discovering its fauna, flora and history and warming up with a cup of hot cocoa!