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Show your love for the mountain, make a donation!

With summer approaching and nature in full bloom, have a special thought for your beautiful mountain at the heart of Montreal and donate to Les amis de la montagne's fundraising campaign.

Photo Competition - « La Montagne en images » - 8th Edition

Organized by Les amis de la montagne, this annual contest aims to capture the richness of Mount Royal landscapes and perspectives through photography.
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Hundreds of Montrealers brave the weather to spruce up Mount Royal!

Les amis de la montagne concluded the third and final day of environmental conservation activities on Sunday, May 7 as part of the 26th annual Mount Royal Clean-Up.
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Mount Royal as UNESCO Site? Close to 33,000 Say Yes!

Launched on April 5 by Les amis de la montagne, the citizens’ campaign entitled “We love our Mountain. Let’s support UNESCO status for Mount Royal.” is a success!

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.
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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. 
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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.
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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.
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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.