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Mont (Mount) Royal

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Parc du Mont-Royal
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Address: 1260, Chemin Remembrance, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1A2, Canada
Phone Number: +1 514-843-8240
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Referred to as "the mountain" by locals, this 764-foot mountain...

Referred to as "the mountain" by locals, this 764-foot mountain provides excellent view of the city and is a popular recreation spot.

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The best place for winter activities

We loved this park so much we went back 2 more times in addition to our first visit. There is so much to do in the park, we especially loved ice skating. Word to the wise don't... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited with the intend to see sunrise, set off in the dead of the night at 5 am. Missed the steps up the slopes and took a wrong circular route up via the road. Caution that the "short-cut" is no lamps. So it pays to do a recee with the area before attempting an early morning trek. Very nice place... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We loved this park so much we went back 2 more times in addition to our first visit. There is so much to do in the park, we especially loved ice skating. Word to the wise don't try to walk here, especially not from the metro stop, it is a long long walk... If you get a subway pass for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We did this on a rainy cold day but it still was a nice walk with excellent views of the city. I am sure this would have been an outstanding activity during the summer and even better in the fall.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We walked through Mont Royal on our way back to downtown from Saint Joseph's Oratory. Yes, that's a bit of a long walk, but we like to walk. The parts of the park along the roads are nice, but it really gets better as you get closer to the chalet. The chalet itself isn't really much (just a big room,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved walking around Lac Des Castor. Enjoyed watching an outdoor free dance class. Nice folk music was playing!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

At the summit of Mont Royal Park is the "Chalet du Mont Royal" built in 1923. It is an event space open year round with bathrooms and snacks. There ia a large terrace that leads down to the overlook from where on can see the best view of Montreal. You cannot drive all the way up - you must park... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I was there in the evening and it seems it's the best view you can have on Montreal. The city, the lights, great photos, are all there. But dress well, it might get really cold in the evening!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Legs were burning. Air was fresh. The view at the top was my reward. Breathtaking! Good for cardio! I was in excellent company. Maybe not so safe on a snowy day...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is close and accessible by car,free parking,day or night .From there ,you will admire the perfect architecture of the town

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Long walk up the Mont Royal on a snowy day. But it's lovely to see. Quick way to pass time on a slow or relaxed day. I walked in the snow and I was extremely warm by the time I arrived at the top. It's definitely worth the trip!

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Parc du Mont-Royal
Montreal was named for this hilly highland, where the tallest spot in the city overlooks its most extensive parkland. The greenspace of Parc du Mont-Royal is an outdoorsman's dream, with hiking trails and nature walks that cater to every season and level of athlete. In the winter, cross-country skiers, tobogganers, and ice skaters don their equipment by Beaver Lake and its pavilion, while the warmer months bring families and competitors to the pitches of Jeanne-Mance Park for tennis, soccer, football, baseball, volleyball, or a dip in the community pool. A perfect spot for a stroll or a picnic, the forest foliage is dotted with sculpture art and offers views of some of Mont-Royal's oldest edifices, the towering St. Joseph's Oratory and the mausoleums of Notre-Dame-des-Neiges. Home to musical celebrations and twilight snowshoeing alike, visit here to walk, write, rest, think, or just be.
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