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.