The Lachine Canal, a scenic 13.5 kilometre-long urban park, welcomes millions of visitors on foot, by bicycle or aboard boats every year. Whether it's to admire the spectacular and diverse views of Montreal, to relax in a pastoral setting, or to indulge in sports activities, you'll experience a moment of pure escape in this a tranquil natural setting.


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    Learn-to Paddle

    This summer, learn-to Paddle with Parks Canada certified instructors. Book now!

  • Travel along one of the world’s most beautiful routes!

    Cycle on one of the world's most beautiful routes that runs along the Lachine Canal for more than 14 kilometres - rent bicycles and inline skates nearby.

  • Nautical activities

    Watersport lovers can paddle the calm waters of the Lachine Canal while exploring part of Montreal's history. Come spend a Zen moment among the richness of the canal’s contemporary and historical landscapes.

All activities

Sea birds Bird watching
Canoeing Canoeing
Fishing Fishing
Notice board Interpretive trail
Motorboating Motorboating
Bicycles Cycling
Hiking Hiking
Kayaking Kayaking
Photo Opportunity Photography
Dogs on leash Dog walking
In-line skating In line skating
Picnic area Picnicking