Mount Royal: The Perfect Weekend Walk

Posted on September 21st, 2009 by .

When I visit new cities, one of my favourite activities is to get high.

I like to climb to the top of a building or hill to get perspective of my surroundings.

Montreal has a few high-rise options (including the tallest inclined tower in the world), but few can compete with the natural (and free) beauty of “The Mountain.”

Take a photo tour of the iconic Mount Royal Park…

Insider Info: The lush forest of Mount Royal was badly damaged by the “morality cuts” (removing opportunities for people to have sex in the bushes) of the mid-1950’s, but the word on the street is that brave souls are not dissuaded by bushless spaces.

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