For a spring break that’s truly great, head to Montérégie!

Destinations to explore, February 6, 2023 2023-02-06
Héritage Saint-Bernard © Héritage Saint-Bernard

Need a way to get the whole family moving – snow or sun? Get everyone moving in the Montérégie region. Just a short drive from Montréal, this region has a ton of activities for kids and adults alike - read on for some great family getaway ideas for a spring break like no other!

Oasis Surf
Photo credit: Oasis Surf

For outdoor family adventure…

If you’re a snow-sport family, hit the slopes at Ski St-Bruno, and enjoy 18 trails suitable for beginners and experts. The Enchanted Forest will delight your little ones, while your teens will have a blast in the snow parks. In St-Hyacinthe, stop by parc Les Salines for a fun-filled day of tubing, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and skating. Prefer to be chill? Head to the Marguerite-D’Youville wildlife reserve for a winter hike, and get to know the wildlife that inhabits this exceptional ecosystem.

For magical moments that are cozy and warm…

When the winter wind blows and the snow just won’t quit, it's time to have fun indoors. Your mini ninjas will love Clip n’ Climb: some forty themed climbing walls up to 10 meters in the air! For train enthusiasts, Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum, offers the country’s largest collection of rail vehicles. From miniature models to life-size trains, the whole family can get on board for this great outing! For a taste of endless summer, head to Oasis Surf and get surfing in a tropical atmosphere. You'll feel just like you've landed at one of the top seaside destinations in the world without even leaving the province!

For an overnight stay that will make your kids' eyes sparkle…

After a great day with family, check into the Flotel - a unique floating hotel that the kids will tell all their friends about. Enjoy a perfectly equipped room with an incredible view of icy waters. Are you a camping family? Head to Camping de l’Île, a ready-to-camp spot where you can experience the joys of winter glamping in an awesome dome tent, or a fully equipped cottage. You’ll also get access to snowshoeing trails, so you can clear your mind and recharge before going back to the hustle and bustle.

Camping de L’Île
Photo credit: Camping de L’Île

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