Established in 1985 the Canadian ski resort Mont Saint-Sauveur lies at ? metres altitude in the Québec region of the Canadian Laurentians / Laurentides162 snow cannons ensure artificial snow making covers ?km of trails, which equates to around 100 of the slopes. The nearest airport transfer to Mont Saint-Sauveur is Montréal at a distance of 60km or approximately ? minutes driving time. Their season runs from November to May.
A year-round resort spreading over five mountains and the popular village of Saint Sauveur at its base,offering a wide range of off-slope activities and many practical incentives, including free day-care for 2-5 year-old children when their parents stay in the resort-owned condominimums. 80% of the trails are illuminated at night with 500,000 watts of lighting to create an incredible spectacle. For 2000 the ski area boosted its snowmaking capacity - it now takes only 12 minutes to produce enough snow to cover the entire Molson Centre skating rink with one metre of snow. Thanks to this sophisticated snowmaking system, Sauveur has traditionally offered the longest ski season in Quebec. Skiers can often ski at the area from November to the beginning of June. The village of Sainte - Sauveur - des - Monts is within walking distance.
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|Value for money|
|Lift Pass Prices (adult 6 day)||C$309 - C$309|
|Resort Opens||Nov 2020|
|Resort Closes||May 2021|
|( snow conditions often influence opening/closing)|
|total length of Mont Saint-Sauveur trails|
|Longest Lift-Served Run||1.5km|
|longest piste or trail reachable by lift|
|direction Mont Saint-Sauveur area faces|
|top station of highest lift|
|bottom of lowest run|
|centre of Mont Saint-Sauveur ski resort|
|total descent from top lift to bottom piste|
|Skiable Vertical||^v 185m|
|can include extra hike up above top lift|
The mountain has 0% beginner runs or nursery slopes, 18% intermediate, 32% advanced slopes and 50% for experts - the most difficult piste is the ?km Nordique run, with a steepness/slope angle of ?%. You can ski Mont Saint-Sauveur after dark as there is night skiing on ?km of illuminated piste.
Rating for skiing gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Rating for snowboarding gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Off-Slope activities include:
Rating for apres ski gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
The Canadian resort is also known as Mont Saint - Sauveur and has common misspellings:
The direction which the various Mont Saint-Sauveur slopes face can make or break your ski holiday. To guarantee good snow conditions, choose a resort with piste which face the right way for the time of year you're travelling.
- In the coldest winter months of January and February pick a resort with sunny south facing slopes, so your days on the snow doesn't feel like a polar expedition. Conversely, in the warmest spring skiing months of March and especially April, a resort with cool and shady north facing trails will ensure you're not riding on slush, but benefitting from best late season snow. The best destinations have areas which face in all directions so that you're guaranteed greating conditions whatever the weather. Mont Saint-Sauveur has slopes facing N.
Rating for snow gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Mont Saint-Sauveur ski school - snowboarding course & skiing lessons
The official ski/board school is called Mont Saint - Sauveur Ski School and has 110 teachers teaching in English, French, Spanish and taking students from a minimum age of 3.? ? ?
Mont Saint-Sauveur for beginners gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Mont Saint-Sauveur for intermediates gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Mont Saint-Sauveur for expert skiers gets 3 stars out of 5 overall
Mont Saint-Sauveur for snowboarding gets 4 stars out of 5 overall
Mont Saint-Sauveur snow sports - off slope winter mountain sports
Cross Country Skiing (langlaufen) in Mont Saint-Sauveur: 0km X C ski trails, Lessons available? N
Easy XC Ski Trails: 0km Intermediate XC Trails: 0km Difficult XC Trails: 0km
Telemark Tuittion: N Telemark Rental 0 Paragliding schools: 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 1km
Mont Saint-Sauveur snow fun - off slope winter activities
Outdoor Ice Rink: 1 Indoor Ice Rink: 0 Balloon Flights: 0
Prepared Winter Walks: 0 Snowshoeing: 1 Hang Gliding : 0
Snow mobile Rental: 0 Toboggan Run Length: 1km Paragliding schools: 0
Mont Saint-Sauveur non skiing facilities also include Ice Fishing, Snow Rafting, Sugarshack.