The Mountain in Pictures

Let your natural talent shine! We’re looking for stunning images that capture the beauty of Mount Royal’s landscapes, focus on its flora and fauna, and zoom in on its breathtaking vistas. 

2018 Edition

Every year, Les amis de la montagne invites all Montréal photographers, from amateurs to seasoned professionals, to train their lens on the mountain and submit their best pictures of Mount Royal in exchange for amazing prizes and great exposure! Nearly $2000 worth of prizes to be won!

The 2018 edition of our photo contest is now over. Stay tuned for details about the next edition starting in May.

Winning photographs will be displayed at the Mount Royal Chalet from October 29, 2018, to May 2019, and on the website.


  • Category 1: Art and architecture
  • Category 2: Life forms on the mountain
  • Category 3: The mountain in action (sports, leisure, celebrations, etc.)
  • Category 4: The mountain in black and white
  • Category 5: Youth vision of the mountain (for participants under 18 years old)
  • New this year! Instagram category


Participants in this photo competition stand a chance of winning great prizes including:

  • A 2-night package for 6 persons (maximum 4 adults) in a traditional or Étoile ready-to-camp at a Sépaq location of your choice, valid for the 2019 season
  • Afternoon tea for 2 at the Rosélys restaurant
  • Framed print of award-winning photo with customized mat
  • Pass giving free access to all discovery walks organized by Les amis de la montagne and four free equipment rentals (snowshoes, skates, skis and tubes) on Mount Royal
  • A meal for two at the Café des Amis in the Beaver Lake Pavilion
  • And many others!

Contest Rules

Before entering, please read contest rules.

How to Participate

This photo competition is open to all shutterbugs! Download our participation coupon.

2018 Winners

Visit Les amis de la montagne’s Flickr account to see the winners of past editions.

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