Why Snowboarding and Downhill Skiing Are Not Permitted on Mount Royal

Mount Royal Park is a public space managed by the City of Montréal’s Department of Large Parks, Greening and Mount Royal.

Our Volunteer of the Year!

Les amis de la montagne benefits from the help of hundreds of dedicated volunteers involved in projects protecting and enhancing Mount Royal. Every year, Les amis, in collaboration with Manulife, salutes this effort by recognizing one person’s outstanding service.
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Over 400 Snowshoers including 75 Runners Attend 20th Edition of the Tuques Bleues Fundraiser!

The 20th edition of the Tuques Bleues benefit event brought together close to 400 snowshoers and 75 runners on a snow-laden Mount Royal last Thursday evening,  February 16. 

Where to Snowshoe on Mount Royal?

In the past few years, recreational snowshoeing has grown in popularity throughout the province, including on Mount Royal! The peace and quiet of the forest, the wonderful views of the city, and the grade of the slopes which provide the occasional challenge even for the more athletic, make our mountain an ideal place for snowshoers.

Mount Royal: UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Les amis de la montagne is thrilled with Mount Royal’s application to be considered for inclusion on Canada’s Tentative List for World Heritage Sites. This is the first step towards Mount Royal’s possible recognition as UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The Main Staircase Leading to the Mount Royal Chalet Is Re-Opened

The first phase of an important landscaping project designed by the City of Montréal, undertaken to build the missing part of a footpath linking the park’s main staircase to the Kondiaronk Belvedere and the Mount Royal Chalet, is now complete.
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Take part in the Tuques Bleues Celebration Team Challenge

On Thursday, February 16, 2017, Les amis de la montagne hosts the 20th edition of its wintertime signature fundraiser, the Tuques Bleues Celebration. 
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Evening Skating to Music at Beaver Lake

Starting on January 6, Les amis de la montagne invites you to lace up your skates and sway your hips to the music on the Beaver Lake ice skating rink. 

Things to Do on Mount Royal in December!

Discover the best place to enjoy nature and the first snow fall in December without leaving the city! Les amis de la montagne offers an array activities for you to share with friends, family or your sweetheart, only a few steps away from home!

This winter, enjoy a unique group experience on Mount Royal

This winter, Mount Royal is the perfect place for your group activities to enjoy a unique experience with coworkers or friends!
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