Lachine Canal National Historic Site
The Lachine Canal, a scenic 14.5 kilometre-long urban park, welcomes more than a million visitors on foot, by bicycle or aboard boats every year. Whether it's to admire the spectacular and diverse views of Montréal, to relax in a pastoral setting, or to indulge in sports activities, you'll experience a moment of pure escape in this tranquil natural setting.
Pilot Project – Winter Activities - New!
Starting in January 2017, the City of Montreal, in association with the Sud-Ouest borough and Parks Canada, is launching the second year of a pilot project of winter activities on the Lachine Canal. Come and enjoy the 6-km cross-country ski path and the 8-km winter trail. Fun times and rosy cheeks guaranteed!
We've saved you a seat!
Since the summer of 2015, Parks Canada has installed a series of red Adirondack chairs at the Lachine Canal so that visitors can enjoy breathtaking views of Montréal and the rich historical heritage of this exceptional site. What are you waiting for to discover them?