Season: Autumn – featured mid. Oct.
Location: Montérégie, Quebec
Hiking time: around 2h to 4h or, spend a day
The view on the South shore of the St. Lawrence river, from the Belvédère Kondiaronk, an observation terrace on Mont Royal, a hill in Montreal, stretches on not so distant hills located in Montérégie région of Quebec; Mont St. Bruno, Mont St. Hilaire, Mont St. Gregoire and Mont Rougemont (video).
Featured on the video here is the Mont St. Bruno, located around 30km or 18.5mi from Montreal (discover).
Video – Autumn hike on Mont Saint Bruno
– short video features Autumn hike mostly around Lac Seigneurial
– wildlife in the video: common garter snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)
Note: Close proximity to a large metropolitan area has its advantages when it comes to spending time in the nature but also disadvantages since last warm and sunny days of the year, accompanied with the rich colors of Autumn, can attract a large number of visitors.