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MONT RIGAUD ANNOUNCES ITS COLORS!

21 Août 2017

For a 28th 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!

 

Thanksgiving Weekend
OCTOBER 7, 8 and 9, 2017

 

SCHEDULE
Saturday and Sunday
10am to 5pm (if weather permits)
Monday
10am to 4pm (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 2017-2018 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.

 

As part of the Festival des couleurs de Rigaud, the following activities are also on the Mont Rigaud calendar:

 

Mountain hiking
Inauguration of our new Mont Rigaud en Action! fitness trail with Action Sport Physio Vaudreuil
Animation, music and hot air balloon* (1 to 3 persons = $45 | 2 adults + 2 children aged less than 12 years old = $50) with SDL Animation
Acoustic singers will perform during the 3 days : Patrick Gemme, Jean-Michel Soudre and DJ Simon Larivée
Free Yoga sessions with Idolem Hot Yoga Chaud Vaudreuil (Saturday and Sunday: 11:30am - 1pm - 3pm and Monday: 11:30am - 1pm - 2pm)
Scenic picnic area at the top of the slopes
Refreshments ($) and catering ($): Festo Fête, Traiteur mobile La Bohème and donuts
Mountain bike ($)
GIANT demo and Sprockids clinic
Helicopter tours* (5 minutes = $40/person | 7 minutes = $60/person | 12 minutes = $99/person)
Horseback tours* with Ranch de l'Amitié ($10/person)
Le Nichoir educational kiosk
 

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


ONE FESTIVAL, TWO SITES!

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

 

NOTE: BRACELETS AND COUPONS FROM PARC CHARTIER-DE LOTBINIÈRE 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.