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MONT RIGAUD ANNOUNCES ITS COLORS!

13 September 2019

For a 30th consecutive year, the Mont Rigaud chairlift ($) will allow you to enjoy the fall colors from the most wonderful way and that, while taking part in a variety of activities that all families will appreciate!

 

FESTIVAL DES COULEURS DE RIGAUD
OCTOBER 12, 13 and 14, 2019

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RENDEZ-VOUS D'AUTOMNE

For more information, CLICK HERE.

OCTOBER 19 and 20, 2019

 

SCHEDULE
Saturday and Sunday
10am to 5pm (if weather permits)
Monday
10am to 5pm (if weather permits)

 

RATES
18 years old and over = $7
6 to 17 years old = $5
5 years old and under = FREE

 

Holders of a 2019-2020 winter season pass may use the opportunity of their visit to the ski resort to take their picture and get a FREE access to the chairlift. How? By presenting themselves at the customer service counter (inside the main chalet).

Important note: each member must be present for photo taking.

 

WARNING > For conception reasons related to safety, it is possible to use the chairlift to « go up » and not to « go down ». You must disembark at the top of the mountain and so, by speeding up your walk to quickly clear the disembarkation zone. The chairlift does not make any stop, except in the case of an emergency (only). Access is valid for the full day.

 

A shuttle service* ($) to / from the top of the mountain is offered. Priority is given to disabled persons, elderly persons and pregnant women.

*This service is not offered on October 19 and 20, 2019.

 

As part of the Festival des couleurs de Rigaud, the following activities are also on the Mont Rigaud calendar (October 12, 13 and 14, 2019 - only):

  • Mountain hiking
  • Acoustic singers will perform during the 3 days
SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY

11:30 am to 3:30 pm

Emeraude Sébastien (solo)

11:30 am to 3:30 pm

Emeraude Sebastien (solo)

11:30 am to 3:30 pm

Emeraude Sebastien (solo)

1 pm to 5 pm

Patrick Gemme

1 pm to 5 pm

Blush

1 pm to 5 pm

Jean-Michel Soudre

 
  • Scenic picnic area at the top of the slopes
  • Refreshments ($) and catering ($): Lemonade Festo Fête, Queue de Castor, ice cream, coffee, soup, treats
  • Mountain bike ($)
  • Sprockids clinic
  • Helicopter tours* ($50 tx included) | Flight time: 8 to 10 minutes (6 minutes in the air)
  • Horseback tours* with Ranch de l'Amitié ($10/person)

* Cash only. Information and booking directly with the helicopter company and Ranch de l'amitié.

 

ONE FESTIVAL, THREE SITES!

For more information regarding the programming of the Festival des couleurs de Rigaud and the activities offered at Parc Chartier-De Lotbinière and Arbraska, visit www.festivaldescouleurs.com

NOTE: BRACELETS AND COUPONS FROM PARC CHARTIER-DE LOTBINIÈRE AND/OR ARBRASKA ARE NOT VALID AT MONT RIGAUD.

 

CASH WITHDRAWAL
It is not possible to make a cash withdrawal at Mont Rigaud. ATMs are accessible at Caisse DESJARDINS located at 462 Grande-Ligne, Rigaud (near the Metro) or at BANQUE NATIONALE located at 535 chemin J.René-Gauthier, in Rigaud (near the IGA).

 

ANIMALS
Dogs are allowed at Mont Rigaud. However, for the security and respect of other visitors, you must keep them on a leash at all times and you must clean and pick up after them.

 

SMOKE-FREE ENVIRONMENT
Mont Rigaud is a smoke-free environment. All visitors and employees are required to comply with this policy: smoking of any kind (tobacco, electronic cigarette, etc.) is prohibited anywhere inside and outside on all the Mont Rigaud property, except in the two (2) designated smoking areas.