As friends of the mountain, we believe in getting children outside from an early age so they learn about and appreciate the environment at their own pace. Our forest school activities, day camps and cross-country ski program give kids (and parents) a fresh outlook on Mount Royal!
As friends of the mountain, we believe in getting children outside from an early age so they learn about and appreciate the environment at their own pace. Our forest school activities, day camps and cross-country ski program give kids (and parents) a fresh outlook on Mount Royal!

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December 1 to March 17

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

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!

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!

December 1 to March 10
Skate to your heart’s content on the beautiful refrigerated ice rink next to the Beaver Lake Pavilion.
December 15 to March 10
Both the young and young at heart rediscover the joy of sliding on tubes down reserved lanes overlooking Beaver Lake.
Children having fun during activites on Mount Royal

Photo : © Les amis de la montagne 

Youth Cross-Country Ski Program

Our cross-country ski club introduces children ages 4 to 15 to the pleasures of this sport in the city! Kids learn the basics and hone their skills on 22 km of groomed trails in Mount Royal Park.
Ski Lessons For Kids
Many children take part in the Forest School on the Mountain with Les amis de la montagne

 

Forest School on the Mountain

Our nature immersion activities reconnect children ages 0 to 12 with the natural environment through hands-on learning, creativity and play. Pint-size nature lovers explore Mount Royal and learn about its protection under the wings of seasoned educators.
Nature activities
Summer Day Camp with Les amis de la montagne

Photo: Eric Cimon 

Summer Day Camp

Summer camp for 5 to 12 year olds is the perfect way for kids to unplug and reconnect with nature as they discover, explore and play in the great outdoors in Mount Royal Park.
Mount Royal Summer Camp