The HGSS will be going to Mont Blanc to ski and snowboard! All Human Genetics students are welcome regardless of experience!

We are providing the school bus and a driver to take us from McGill to Mont Blanc and back. Lift tickets and equipment rentals will be also included in the fee. For those with equipment, a reduced fee will be applied.

Fee if you are renting equipment = $80.00

Fee if you are not renting equipment = $45.50

We will take a school bus from McGill campus to Mont Blanc in the morning on Saturday March 5th; we will be leaving from Sherbrooke St. at the Roddick Gates at 8:00 AM. Please arrive beforehand to ensure we have time to load the bus. The bus will take us to Ski Mont Blanc (1.5-2 hour drive) where we will be until 4:00 PM. The bus driver will take us back to McGill at the original pick-up point. There will be room on the bus to store skis and snowboards for those bringing equipment. Items and personal belongings can be stored on the bus while we are at Ski Mont Blanc.

Mont Blanc has many beginner runs and beginner lessons can be arranged directly through Ski Mont Blanc ( for anyone that wants them.

We will provide a confirmation email with further details the day before the event to those that register. If the event is canceled due to poor weather conditions, you will be notified at the latest the day before. In the event of a cancellation, you will be completely refunded.

To register, please fill out the Google form (email) and E-transfer the applicable fees to us at

Spots will be limited, so please register ASAP if you want to come! The last day to register will be by the end of THIS Friday, February 25th.If you have any questions or concerns please don’t hesitate to reach us at or

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