Mont Rigaud Statistics

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

20 KM

Height

221 meters

Elevation gain

120 meters

Dog allowed


What are the activities at Mont Rigaud ?

Hiking

Mountain Biking


See photos of hiking at Mont Rigaud


Why choose a trail at Mont Rigaud?

Rigaud Mountain is a family resort that offers well-selected ski trails. It is accessible to the public, free of charge, all year long.

The trails at Mont Rigaud form a 27 square kilometer network. At the top of the mountain, vacationers can admire a magnificent panoramic view of the entire region. Also, this place offers its visitors a whole program of sports activities to entertain them.

During the summer, tourists can practice hiking, horseback riding and mountain biking. In winter, fatbike and cross-country skiing are an excellent choice for safe fun. In addition, this area offers wildlife interpretation tours to schools and corporate institutions.

Finally, one of the advantages of this place is that it offers different alternatives to spend pleasant days: aerial parks, restaurants and access to historical sites etc.



What are the services on site?

Throughout the year, hikes with a guide-interpreter are offered upon request and reservation. To see all the activities offered at the chalet and on the trails, visit the website.

Parking Reception Toilet Interpretation Center Picnic table

What are the hiking trails at Mont Rigaud ?

  • Trails
    Distance
    Elevation
    Type
    Difficulty
  • La Cavale
    1.2 km
    0 m
    Linear
    Beginner
  • Le Haut-Lieu
    13.6 km
    100 m
    Loop
    Intermediate
  • La Foulée du cerf
    2.6 km
    105 m
    Linear
    Intermediate
  • La Clé des bois
    2.7 km
    120 m
    Linear
    Intermediate

Rate & open hour

Access fee Free
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
45.4762302 -74.2969467

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What are the comments and evaluations from the community?

Edward Williams
Edward Williams
Nice hiking trail with amenities. No cost either so 5 stars.
3 years ago
Genny Bender
Genny Bender
Free parking here Walking, hiking and 4x4
3 years ago

Starting Point

The trails of Mont Rigaud are open from 9 a.m. every day, all year long. Access to the trails and parking lots is free. The itinerary is presented on a reception panel, with a trail map. There are also several parking lots located at different locations: L'escapade chalet, Bourget Road, Léry-MacDonald Park and the Sucrerie de la Montagne...

Things not to be missed

Arbraska Rigaud is an aerial park that is very close to the Mountain. It offers escape games, spread over several courses, for the greatest pleasure of children. You can also try the two essential courses: "the mega zip line" and "La Rafale". The latter is a difficult and very high circuit.

The choisy campsite, will be a good choice for the lovers of fauna and flora. It is distinguished by an original floral decoration. In addition, this place is equipped with all the amenities and has obtained a 5-star classification thanks to its ecological and responsible services.

But if you decide to stay for a few days in the city, the Mont-Rigaud Hostel is the ideal alternative to spend the night in a residential area located in the middle of the forest. It is within walking distance of the Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes Shrine. It offers visitors several amenities such as free Wi-Fi, air conditioning and impeccable 24-hour room service.

In addition, you'll have the opportunity to sample Greek specialties at the city's restaurants such as the Star of Rigaud. But if you are looking for authenticity, don't miss the sugar shack "Sucrerie de la Montagne" under any circumstances! It is located at the top of Mont-Rigaud and will give you the opportunity to discover the Quebec traditions and to taste tasty dishes.

Finally, you can't visit this famous mountain without tasting the best maple syrup of the Rigaud forest. It is known worldwide for its superior quality.

To conclude, Mount Rigaud is a place to discover absolutely for its accessibility and the various activities it offers.




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of L'escapade - Les Sentiers Du Mont Rigaud ?

Easy

What is the elevation of L'escapade - Les Sentiers Du Mont Rigaud?

120.00 M

What is the height of L'escapade - Les Sentiers Du Mont Rigaud ?

221.00 M

Are dogs allowed?

Yes

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is it free?

Yes

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

Yes


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