Arthur Raymond establishes the Pente des Pays d’en Haut, now known as the Glissades des Pays d’en Haut. When it started, the company offered tobogganing on two runs with one rope tow. There were about ten employees with a cafeteria for clients.

Start of evening tobogganing on illuminated tracks.

Arthur Raymond passes the company on to his two sons: Constant and Mercier.

Tobogganing, too rigid and difficult to control, is replaced by tubing.

First runs with curves which quickly become the specialty of the company thanks to state-of-the-art technology. A secret well kept even today!

Installation of an artificial snow system.

Construction of the main chalet.

Installation of a double chairlift.

Development of a second group of runs, the highest in the centre at 250 feet.

New slope just for snow rafting. It has its own lift to pull people sitting in the rafting canoes to the top of the mountain.

Addition of Tornado canoes to the Rafting slope.

Restructuring of Human Resources.

Installation of the first magic carpet lift in order to reduce waiting times and to make the lift more accessible.

Installation of the second magic carpet lift following the success of the first and removal of the rope tow.
Construction of a 10,000 square foot hall connected to the main chalet that can seat approximately 900 persons.

The Pente des Pays d’en Haut changes its name to the Glissades des Pays d’en Haut.

Julie and Nicolas Raymond take over the business alongside their father, Mercier Raymond.

Opening of the Yeti Park, a new area including 12 mini tracks dedicated to the school groups.
Introduction of our mascot, Yetubo the yeti.

Implementation of new rafting and tornado made by molded plastic, providing more comfort and speed. A unique innovation at Glissades Des Pays d’en Haut.
Significant investment in snowmaking systems.

Celebration of 50th Anniversary. Lighting of Rafting & Tornado slopes. Improved menus now offer more healthy options. The company stands out from the rest because of its excellent customer service that puts the emphasis on human relationships and flexibility, as well as state-of-the-art technology which allows a thrilling and safe experience.

New Bobsleigh des neiges sector with 3 runs and a unique lift.

Glissades des Pays d’en Haut revived the old faucet from the Cascades d’eau de Piedmont on the tubing slope.
Improvement of our parking spaces.

Inauguration of the Vortex360 with 3 new runs.
Major investment in our artificial snow making system.
The addition of several snow cannons will significantly increase the snow capacity of our center more quickly.

Celebrating the 55th anniversary. New tube drop-off closer to the chalet. Major renovations of our bathrooms.


The Glissades des Pays d’en Haut site is changing its name. Now named the Domaine des Pays d’en Haut, the must-see pleasure destination in the Laurentians brings together; Les Glissades, Le Théâtre, La Cabane and The Helicopter tour of all attractions of the area over several km2.