MEC Camp & Climb

  • Période
    De Vendredi 12 juillet 2019 à Samedi 13 juillet 2019
  • Heure 
    De 18 h 30 à 16 h 00 UTC
  • Prix 
  • Adresse 
    MEC Montreal
    8989 Boulevard de l'Acadie
    Montreal, QC




This July, in collaboration with Outdoor Nation grantee Climbing Escapes, MEC is thrilled to present a climbing weekend like no other.

Weekend Program :

Friday July 12

6:00-6:30pm - Meet-up and welcome at MEC Montreal (8989 boul. Acadie).

6:45pm - Departure for Camping Laurentien (approx. 45 minutes travel time). Transport provided by MEC.

7:30pm - Arrival to camp site and settling in for the evening.

8:00pm - Campfire dinner provided by MEC.

8:30-11:00pm - Campfire, music instruments, snacks and good times outside!

​Saturday July 13

7:00am-8:00am - Coffee and stretching.

8:00am - Breakfast provided by MEC. Getting ready for a day of climbing.

9:00am - Depart for climbing crag.

9:30am - Introduction to Outdoor Climbing all day with Climbing Escapes.

12:00-1:00pm - Lunch provided by MEC.

3:30pm - Wrap-up

4:00pm - Return to MEC Montreal (8989 boul. Acadie). Transport provided by MEC.


The details:

Date: Friday July 12th, 6:30pm to Saturday July 13th, 4:00pm

Location: MEC Montreal (8989 boul. de l'Acadie), Parc régional Val-David

Cost: 85$ per person, MUST RESERVE.

This is a bilingual event (EN/FR)

Cost includes transport, accomodation, and 3 meals (dinner, breakfast, lunch). Participants are encouraged to bring their own snacks.

The following camping equipment will be provided by MEC: tents, mattresses, sleeping bags. Participants are responsable for their personal affairs.

Climbing Escapes will provide all gear necessary for Saturday's course. Participants are welcome to bring their personal gear, however we can provide harnesses, helmets, shoes and personal belay equipment. 

This is an 18+ event.

For any questions and any specific gear needs:


More about Climbing Escapes

Climbing Escapes offers bilingual outdoor rock climbing trips near Montreal, Quebec. Experiences are for all levels of climbers who want to get out of their comfort zone, connect in the outdoors and meet like-minded people.

Created in 2016, Climbing Escapes is founded and guided by Emma Contaoe, a certified rock climbing instructor with the Quebec Federation (FQME) and is partnered with Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), Canada’s biggest outdoor retailer.

Click here to learn more about the climbing experiences offered by Climing Escapes