Grand Mère is a town in central Quebec on the banks of the Saint-Maurice River. The biggest attraction here is the La Maurice National Park. Visitors to Vallee du Parc may arrive at the Montreal Airport and rent a car or get tickets on shuttle buses/taxis to get to this ski resort.
The regular hours for this park are Monday from 9 AM to 4 PM, Tuesday to Saturday from 9 AM to 10 PM and on Sunday from 9 AM to 4 PM.
The Base Elevation here is 1,100 ft (335 meters), the summit elevation is 1,465 ft (447 meters) and the vertical is 550 ft (168 meters).
Vallee du Parc is situated on 60 acres of stunning scenery where the annual snowfall is around 150 inches (381 cm). Snowmaking is 80% of the park.
There are 18 trails in Vallee du Parc rated Beginner – 20%, Intermediate – 67% and Expert – 13%. The longest run is about 3,000 ft (914 meters).
There are 5 lifts in this area which deliver a total capacity of 4,800 per hour. Activities in this area include Alpine Skiing, Night Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing and Snowboarding. The Terrain park and Half-Pipe is also popular with the younger crowds.