December 28, 2020 to March 14, 2021

The young and young at heart rediscover the joy of sliding on tubes down reserved lanes overlooking Beaver Lake.

December 14, 2020 to March 14, 2021

Skate to your heart’s content on the scenic refrigerated ice rink next to the Beaver Lake Pavilion.

Until March 14, 2021

This winter, take advantage of our online reservation system to rent snowshoes and cross-country skis for you and the family.

Itineraries and activities
Inspired by the Forest School program, this free winter guide features a series of nature activities for families with children ages 0 to 5. 


Are you ready for new outdoor challenges? Set off on an exploration of Beaver Lake with the family!


Two warm and welcoming venues for a snack, hot drink or meal to go in Mount Royal Park.

Until March 14, 2021

Forgot your skates or your slide? We have just what you need to get active this winter in Mount Royal Park!

Until October 25, 2021

Submit your best pictures of the mountain in exchange for amazing prizes and great exposure! Winning entries will be exhibited at the Mount Royal Chalet.
Until mid-April

Did you know that over 20 species of birds can be observed on Mount Royal in winter? Feeders located in the park are the perfect place to birdwatch!

Fridays or Saturdays, until early April
Be a volunteer birdwatcher and take part in a winter-long North American survey of feeder birds!
Daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Smith House has everything you need to kick off your park visit: information desk, gift shop and equipment rental!

Photo : © Freddy Arciniegas

Outdoor Equipment Rentals

Les amis de la montagne operates a sports equipment rental service for skating, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, snow tubing and more in the winter. Come enjoy the refrigerated skating rink or explore the marked trails for cross-country skiing (22 km), snowshoeing (3 km) and hiking (10 km in winter). In the summer, row boat rentals allow you to cruise the still waters of Beaver Lake.
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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.
See Contest Details

photo: Andrés Palomino
Mount Royal Park is a beautiful site to visit throughout the seasons

Photo : © Mario Francoeur

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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