Q:

Where Can I Find Adventure Near Montreal?

I’m planning a vacation to Montreal, and while I’ve heard lots about its urban charms, I don’t know much about its wilderness access. Where can I play outside within a couple hours of the city?

May 21, 2013
Outside
Outside Magazine

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A:

Canada’s second-largest city is renowned for great food, historic neighborhoods, and a vibrant and varied urban life driven in part by stubbornly cheap rent. It’s also wedged into a sweet corner of the continent for outdoor adventure: Vermont, New Hampshire and upstate New York are all on its doorstep. But before you dip south of the border, give these made-in-Canada adventures a whirl.

Mont Tremblant
Rafting the Ottawa
Hiking the Eastern Townships
Montreal Triathlon

Filed To: Weekend Escapes, Canada

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