Elevate your senses at four incredible mountains in the Eastern Townships
The Eastern Townships—one of Québec’s most picturesque ski destinations—are a magnet for winter sport enthusiasts. When the first snow flies, the region transforms into an adventure playground where skiing goes hand in hand with the creature comforts for an unforgettable winter experiences. The four ski areas in the Eastern Townships have something for everyone: gorgeous glades for powder hounds, loads of options and facilities for beginners, and everything in between.
Visit a skiers’ paradise that combines adventure and well-being in a friendly atmosphere with a host of accommodations and attractions.
Bromont, a mountain of experiences, is a dream resort that’s all about fun. There are no fewer than 144 trails to choose from, including 33 glade runs on 7 different faces, plus 9 snow parks and 6-seater chairlifts that take you straight to your happy place. And the action doesn’t stop when the sun goes down. Because when Bromont lights up at night, you can keep right on carving on the 104 trails lit up for night skiing. Bromont’s night skiing area is the largest in North America, with a lively atmosphere that revs up the crowds at events all winter long. Ready for a snow-mazing evening? Bromont at night is nothing short of epic, with outdoor shows and more right at the base of the mountain.
Mont Sutton has been making a name for itself since 1960 with its glades, which make up more than 45% of its 60 trails. Skiers can access these wooded areas through a number of junctions for a truly amazing experience. Breathe in the fresh air, look up at the crystal blue sky, feel the fresh powder under your skis—it doesn’t get any better! The resort offers Ski and Stay packages including a minimum of one night’s accommodation, breakfast, and a day of skiing from $121 on weekdays. In summer, Sutton morphs into an outdoor center complete with mountain bike trails, rustic camping at the summit, and an incredible giant zip line.
The highest ski area in the Eastern Townships
Mont-Orford is an iconic Eastern Townships ski destination, with three summits, four faces, and trails for all levels—beginner to expert— topping out at 850 meters in elevation. In keeping with the tradition of Eastern Townships resorts, snow quality is key, and every effort is made to create optimal conditions. And there’s also plenty of other family fun stuff to do, including cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and hiking in the national park.
Ski-in, ski-out at Owl’s Head
Owl’s Head ski resort on the shores of Lake Memphrémagog has been attracting winter sports enthusiasts for decades. The scenery is gorgeous and the lake views incredible thanks to unique location overlooking the water. Skiers and snowboarders of all levels are sure to find just what they’re looking for among the 50 carefully groomed runs spread over the varied terrain. You can even stay at the MTN Haus hotel, in the main chalet at the foot of the mountain. What are you waiting for?
Along with great skiing, there are lots of other activities to enjoy in the beautiful Eastern Townships. And don’t miss the superb regional cuisine served up in local restaurants.
Psst! Heard of the L’EST GO card? It lets you ski or ride at all four Eastern Townships ski resorts at a reduced price. Use this exclusive card to make even more great memories during your skiing vacation in the Eastern Townships.
Plan your mountain getaway in the Eastern Townships today.