From 2 december 2017 to 16 march 2018
Skaters enjoy the refrigerated ice rink free of charge every day of the week and musical evenings every weekend!

Saturday, December 30, at 6 p.m.

Kick off the New Year with a bang and a toast to the splendours of our urban winter wonderland. 

December 16 and December 17

Be one of the thousands of volunteers across the continent to take part in this survey!

Opening date to be confirmed 

Right next to the toboggan hill overlooking Beaver Lake (lac aux Castors), discover the exhilaration of snow tubing down reserved lanes. 
From january 2018 to March 2018
Les amis de la montagne offers adult cross-country ski lessons – introductory, beginner and intermediate levels – starting in January.
Every Fridays and Saturdays, in January, at 6 p.m.

Treat yourself to a big breath of fresh air and a hot chocolate along the way!

Most Fridays and Saturdays in February at 6 p.m.

Treat yourself to a big breath of fresh air and a hot chocolate along the way!

From 6 january 2018 to 25 february 2018
This cross-country skiing program includes eight weekly 90-minute lessons for beginner and advanced groups.
Thursday, March 1 at 5 p.m.

Lace up your skates and twirl to an original soundtrack featuring sounds recorded on the mountain in the winter!


Les amis de la montagne proposes a series of family activities and games from December 23 to January 7.

Until mid-April
Over 20 species of birds can be observed on Mount Royal in winter!
From January 6 to March 3

Families discover the many facets of winter on the mountain, with an educator from Les amis de la montagne.

Outdoor Equipment Rentals

Looking for a place to rent outdoor sports equipment in Mount Royal Park? Les amis de la montagne provides a range of services to make the most of your visit.
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Photo Contest

Calling all shutterbugs! Submit your best pictures of Mount Royal for a chance to win amazing prizes and great exposure during our annual photo competition.
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May: Mount Royal Month

Join us in welcoming spring to the mountain! Our annual Mount-Royal Clean-Up day kicks off a fun-filled month featuring discovery walks, excursions and other activities.
May on the Mountain
Winning photo in 2017 Mount Royal Photo Contest

Photo : © Raimonda Bieliauskaite

Cross-country skiing is among Mount Royal Park's popular winter activities

Photo : © Les amis de la montagne

A Park for All Seasons

Planning an upcoming visit to Mount Royal? Come enjoy the lush landscape or sign up for any of the many activities we organize. From skating and snowshoeing in the winter to rowing across Beaker Lake in the summer, there’s much to do in Mount Royal Park!
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