577, chemin de Coaticook East Hereford (Québec)  J0B 1S0

Tél. : 819 349-8222

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Mont Expérience Hereford



Le relais-refuge du Vieux Panache, construit en 2019, est situé au centre de la Forêt communautaire Hereford et est accessible en randonnée, en ski de montagne, en raquettes et en vélo de montagne. Il est situé à 3,3 km du stationnement d’East Hereford (par le sentier Neil-Tillotson, randonnée, raquettes et skis de montagne) et à 1,6 km du stationnement de vélo de montagne de Circuits Frontières au chemin Lépine. Il est localisé au pied du versant skiable des Trois Dams. Sa grande galerie couverte et sa salle commune proposent un point de vue unique sur le Mont Hereford et son sommet.

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The Vieux-Panache refuge, built in 2019, is located in the center of the Hereford Community Forest and is accessible for hiking, mountain skiing, snowshoeing and mountain biking. It is 3.3 km from East Hereford parking (via the Neil Tillotson Trail, hiking, snowshoeing and mountain skiing) and 1.6 km from Circuits Frontières mountain bike parking at Lépine Road. It is located at the foot of the skiable slope of the 3-Dams. Its large covered gallery and common room offer a unique view of Mont Hereford and its summit.

It is open to all non-motorized users as day shelter. There are two rooms, each contain four (4) single beds. It is possible to rent a bed, room or both rooms from Mont Hereford Experience. The building is equipped with a wood stove, a dry toilet with ecological tank and 8 single beds with mattresses. A non-potable water access is located nearby and firewood is provided in a shed outside. Inside and outside benches, two tables and six indoor chairs, an outdoor table suitable for outdoor cooking and an outdoor fire pit with grill, complete its facilities. Dogs are not allowed and smoking is prohibited. Users must carry their luggage and they must leave nothing after their passage (waste, bottles, etc.).

Because of safety and fire concerns, a maximum of 8 people are allowed for overnight stay in this refuge.

What to bring:

  • Your thin toilet paper

  • Your sleeping bag and pillow

  • Your food, your drinking water (non-potable water access) and your water transport containers

  • Your dishes-utensils and stove

  • Your headlamps, candles and matches

What will be on site at your arrival:

  • Wood stove, firelighters, newsprint, firewood, small wood, and ax d (all three in the shelter outside)

  • Beds and single mattresses

  • Big pot to heat the water on the stove

  • Non-drinking water point (175 meters walk).

Possibility of luggage transport. For availabilities and rates, contact the person in charge at the following email address: transpbag@gmail.com


Please pay your access rights for mountain biking and skiing.  When you rent a bed in our refuge it does not include the access rights.  For more information contact Circuits Frontière. 


  • 29 $ person / night

  • 90 $ : 4 person / night

  • 160 $ : 8 person / night

  • 10% off the total amount before taxes for bookings of three nights or more

  • Reservation fees are non refundable

  • Accommodation tax : 3,5 % 

  • All prices are taxable

  • Prices and conditions are subject to change without prior notice

See rates for ready-to-camp and  camping

See reservation policy

Information by email or by phone : 819 349-8222.

Booking by phone only for the relais-refuge | Reservation is mandatory


We look forword to welcome you at the mountain!