Introductory Hike

***Not offered for 2022 season***

Pre-season Introductory Hike
(Meet & Hike)

Mont St-Hilaire, QC

New members and potential new members of RA are invited to participate in this half-day hike at Mont St-Hilaire on the South Shore. Experienced leaders will be available to help you read the trail maps and prepare for regular day hikes.

We will meet at 9 am at the Pavilion d’accueil, La Reserve Naturelle Gault, 422 Chemin des Moulins, Mont St-Hilaire which is about a 40-minute drive from Montreal.

After the hike we will finish with a visit to the Chocolaterie La Cabosse d’Or and return to Montreal mid-late afternoon.

Dress appropriately for a day hike, and for the anticipated weather conditions. Bring a day pack containing your lunch and plenty of water. There is no charge for this outing except for the entrance fee to the park.

Registration with RA is not required. For more information, email RA at to the attention of the Hiking Director.