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Snowshoeing Among the Trees

A 5km dedicated trail for afficianados of the "raquette" is opened each winter.snowshoe_1

Starting from behind the Arboretum's office in Pines Cottage this beautiful trail takes you through some of the hidden corners of the Arboretum.

A "virtual" tour of the trail may be enjoyed from the comfort of your fireside by simply clicking this link

Daily cost per snowshoer: $7


Note that you may rent sport equipment on Campus:

At the John Abbott College Recreation Centre located in the Casgrain Building.
Phone 514-457-2737 to ensure availability.
Cross-country skis rental fee: $10/day (includes boots and poles)
Snowshoes rental fee: $11/day
Opening hours:
Mon. to Fri. 17:00 to 22:00
Sat. and Sun. 9:00 to 17:00
Parking is free on the south-west side of the Casgrain Building.

At McGill Macdonald Athletics located in the Stewart Building, if you hold a membership to the gym or are a member of the McGill community.
Phone514-398-7789 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ';document.getElementById('cloaka8e21bc51927fd62a9fc1379a5143d26').innerHTML += ''+addy_texta8e21bc51927fd62a9fc1379a5143d26+'<\/a>'; to ensure availability.
See their
prices and opening hours.
Parking is free by the Centennial Centre on weekends and after 4 pm on weekdays.  If you want to drop in before 4 pm on weekdays, please phone to arrange to park by the entrance door.



Last Updated: Friday, 06 January 2017 19:49