Parc-nature de la Pointe-aux-Prairies

Regional / municipal park Region:Montréal City : MontréalDistrict : East

Where the rivière des Prairies and the St. Lawrence River converge at the eastern tip of Montréal island, you will find a vast park comprised of marshes, fields and forests. There you can observe the great horned owl and some 150 other species of birds or even listen to the frogs croaking. If you are a cycling buff, why not take to the paths and relish in the beauty of the landscape. Once winter has arrived, you could also take advantage of the paths reserved for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or hiking. You can even enjoy tobogganing down the hill with your children. may vary.

  Heritage Reception Centre, 14905, rue Sherbrooke E., Montréal, Québec, Canada, H1A 3X1
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Activities and services


  • Winter sliding
  • Nature interpretation
  • Site interpretation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Plant life observation
  • Body of water
  • Hiking : 15 km
  • Snowshoeing : 6,7 km
  • Cross-country skiing : 11 km
  • Cycling : 14 km
  • Fat biking : 4,2 km


  • Pets allowed
  • Courses
  • Documentation / publications
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Banquet, meeting, conference room

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Paid outdoor parking

Signs and shuttles

  • Subway (station)
  • Bus (route)

Rental services

  • Snowshoe rental
  • Outdoor site rental
  • Cross-country ski rental
  • Toboggan / tube / luge rental
  • Other sports equipment rental

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area
  • BBQ accepted
  • Vending machines


  • Reservations required

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Schedules and rates

Open year round