Some Parks Canada places have begun a safe, gradual reopening of some outdoor areas and services, including camping. Visitors are encouraged to plan ahead and be well-prepared for their visit. Details here.

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.


  • People snowshoeing on the Lachine Canal

    Winter activities

    This winter, come and take a breath of fresh air on the canal! See all winter activities.

  • Events calendar

    Discover all the events on the banks of the canal.

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