The best skiing and snowboarding vacation at Mont Tremblant
Mont Tremblant Ski Resort, located in the Laurentian Mountain Range in a little village in Quebec, Canada, is probably one of the best known ski destinations in North America. Derived from the French translation of “trembling,” Mont Tremblant is elevated above sea level at 875 meters or 2, 871 feet, making it one of the highest peaks in the Laurentians.
Recognized by Ski Canada Magazine as the number 1 ski resort in Eastern North America for fourteen consecutive years, Mont Tremblant is well equipped. It has 95 runs serviced by 14 lifts, 5 detachable chair lifts and 3 regular chair lifts, and includes 18 acres of rails and jumps, making it one of the best travel destinations for thrill and adventure seekers in the winter time. The main resort has over 600 acres of snowboarding and ski trails. These are located in Versant Nord, Versant Soleil, Versant Sud and Versant Edge, promising endless hours of exhilarating fun snow activities.
Tourists can easily book one of many wonderful Mont Tremblant accommodations to enjoy every bit of what this enchanting place has to offer. They can also take advantage of the numerous ski in ski out rentals and explore the resorts 95 marked downhill trails, starting with the longest trail of 6 kilometres all the way up to the difficult trail of 37 kilometres, to make the most of their vacations. Those who would rather skip the trail adventure can try one of the three magic carpets to see the rest of the place and reach the top of the mountain, which features a chalet and the Le Grand Manitou restaurant, open winter and summer. Others can also try out The Cabriolet, the open-gondola style lift that connects the upper portion of the resort to the lower part of it known as the Pedestrian Village. Here, guests can explore the numerous shops, ski and snowboard shops that both enthusiasts and ordinary visitors will appreciate. Traverse from one specialty shop to the next hunting for ski or snowboarding apparel or accessories. Highly recommended shops include Oakley, Columbia, Le Skip Shop and Helly Hansen.
Mont Tremblant also has thousands of vacation cottages that cater to Canadian and foreign tourists all year round. Those who decide to visit in the summer can choose a vacation rentals at Mont Tremblant and marvel at the small lakes ideal for swimming, rafting and canoeing, as well as the thick boreal forests. There are also a number of world class golf courses to check out as well as the options for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding at the Laurentians Mountains. Children can enjoy the organized games at Pirates Water Park while the rest of the family can try the three wheel cart ride at Alpine Luge, the Dune Buggy tours or the heart stopping ATV rides. Guests should try the numerous exciting airplane, helicopter, or caleche rides available for the visitors to get a better view of the wonderful vacation spot.