If you've been in Montreal for any amount of time, then you know one thing: Montrealers LOVE Mount Royal.\nREAD ALSO: 41 Free Things You Gotta Do This January 2017 In Montreal\nAnd for a very good reason - it's pretty much the best. There are the best views of the city, nature trails, forests... and, of course, the above and beyond gorgeous Beaver Lake.\nA photo posted by Renny (@renny7) on Dec 16, 2016 at 5:18pm PST\nEvery winter, Beaver Lake transforms into a frozen tundra of awesome, perfect for ice skating. And this year is no different.\nA photo posted by patrycia kat menko (@patryciamenko) on Jan 4, 2017 at 4:53pm PST\nNormally open from December until March, the Beaver Lake natural skating rink is totally free to skate on. Renting skates will cost you about $10, though.\nA photo posted by Ali (@inayali) on Dec 29, 2016 at 6:46pm PST\nBeaver Lake is open for skating every day, if the weather conditions permit, from 9 AM - 9 PM on the weekdays and from 9 AM - 10 PM on the weekends.\nA photo posted by Catalina Triana (@catapretty) on Dec 17, 2016 at 2:26pm PST\nAnd, if you go on certain days, you can even skate to different musical themes in the evenings. The schedule for that is posted right here.\nA photo posted by Maru Conti?⛸ (@maruconti) on Dec 25, 2016 at 5:13pm PST\nFor more information, check out the Les Amis De La Montagne website.\nAdd mtlblog on Snapchat.