In order to improve cohabitation on the path of the Lachine Canal, you can come see our Parks Canada on-site team to ask all your questions. To know more about the mobile unit’s schedule, see our event calendar.

Be courteous and respectful, signal your intentions and most importantly be cautious!

Keep in mind: you are sharing the path with thousands of other cyclists, in-line skaters, pedestrians and runners.

Here are some guide rules to follow:

  • Speed limit on the Lachine Canal path is 20 km/h.
  • When you see this sign For safety reason, cyclists must get off their bikes. you have to walk your bike.
  • Ride in a single file when travelling in a group.

Electric scooter

Power-assisted bicycles or electric bicycles equipped with a running board, an open frame or a flat floor, commonly referred to as “electric scooter” are prohibited on the Lachine Canal path.

According to the Highway Safety Code (Code de la sécurité routière), drivers of such vehicles must use the road network and comply with all rules and regulations pertaining to cycling. Your safety is important to us and Parks Canada does everything possible to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable visit.

We thank you for your cooperation and wish you a wonderful visit to the Lachine Canal National Historic Site!