When Projects Transcend the Mountain

The recent proposal to hold a downhill ski world cup on Mount Royal in 2020 generated a lot of reaction in the press. As a non-profit dedicated to the protection and improvement of Mount Royal, Les amis de la montagne pays close attention to this type of development project that could jeopardize the public areas and green spaces of the territory.

Access to Mount Royal: Imagining a Future Inspired by Landscape Connectivity

Les amis de la montagne, in partnership with the McGill Schools of Architecture and Urban Planning, invite you to a public forum on innovative repurposing of roadways to ensure the safety for different types of users by strengthening landscape connectivity.

Enjoy Mount Royal Park Without a Trace!

Fetch your sweaters, windbreakers and closed shoes! Fall is the perfect time to spend a quiet afternoon in Mount Royal Park for a picnic or other outdoor fun. Here are some tips inspired by 7 Leave No Trace principles so that you can enjoy nature without leaving a trace. No matter the season or the weather, we all can do our part to help protect and improve Mount Royal!

1, 2, 3… Go on a Guided Tour of Mount Royal!

For many of us, the end of summer means back to school, back to work and back to the gym for indoor sports activities. And yet! Come fall, there are still plenty of beautiful days to take advantage of the great outdoors! This autumn, lace up your sneakers or your hiking boots and join any of our 5 guided discovery walks on Mount Royal. The mountain is yours to discover with friends, family or on your own alongside our experienced guides!
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Tribute to Mark London, Great Champion of Heritage and Mount Royal

It is with sadness that Les amis learned of the passing of Mark London, a long-time friend and supporter of Mount Royal.

10 Proposals for the Future of Remembrance / Camillien-Houde

In light of the pilot project interrupting car transit traffic on the Remembrance / Camillien-Houde roadway, Les amis de la montagne has made 10 proposals that we share on the online platform hosted by the Office de consultation publique de Montréal (OCPM).

The OCPM invites the community to give its opinion on the project currently underway. It is in this context that we invite you to read and vote for or against proposals.

3 Simple Ways to Protect the Environment

Even if the first signs of fall are starting to appear, Mount Royal remains a beautiful green space for families to gather for a picnic, a walk in the woods or a quiet moment by Beaver Lake.

Mount Royal in the Spotlight

Filmmaker François Girard is awarded with the Prix du Mont-Royal for his feature film Hochelaga, Land of Souls, in which the mountain plays a starring role.

It’s Family Time on Mount Royal!

The forecast calls for fun outdoor activities for the whole family in August. Spending a lazy day at the park is the best way to recharge your batteries before school starts!

Future of the Mountain: What Do You Think?

The OCPM invites all citizens to take part in the discussion using its online platform that features 10 themes related to the future of the Remembrance / Camillien-Houde axis. Please note that themes are in French only, but that contributions may be submitted in French or English.