Activities and experiences

Lachine Canal National Historic Site

The Lachine Canal, a scenic urban park, welcomes millions of visitors on foot, by bicycle or aboard boats every year. Discover this beautiful site in the heart of Montreal. Whether it's to admire the views, to relax, or to indulge in sports activities, you'll experience a moment to remember!


Happy children sitting on a bench with snowshoes in their feet during winter.

Online Workshops

Free online workshops for classes all across the country all year long.

Children building a snowman

Winter activities

This winter, come on out, take a breath of fresh air and enjoy the best of winter!

Learn-to Winter

The Parks Canada team welcomes you to the Lachine Canal for a free introduction to outdoor winter activities.

Other activities

Calendar of events

Schedule of events and interpretive programs.

Lockage and navigation

Maps, suggested routes and rates when planning your visit.

Path and parks

Parks and trails along the Lachine Canal. Come and observe the industrial heritage of the canal.

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