Parc national des Îles-de-Boucherville
Tranquility and peaceful nature just minutes away from Montréal. Consisting of a string of islands on the St.Lawrence River, the park offers over 25 kilometres of sign-posted paths for hikers and cyclists as well as magnificent channels for canoeing and sea kayaking. Lucky visitors can spot a black-crowned night heron, red fox or Virginia deer. Take advantage of the opportunity to meet a park ranger, visit an Iroquois settlement or assist in traditional fire lighting demonstrations. In winter, snow hiking, snowshoeing and Nordic skiing are featured.
|City / Town||Boucherville|
|Address||55, Île Sainte-Marguerite C.P. 310|
|Postal/Zip Code||J4B 5J6|
Outdoor ActivitiesServices : Partially accessible to persons with reduced mobility. escort illustration
Equipment rental : Canoe, bike, kayak
Activities : Kayak, canoe, biking, bird watching, picnic area, playground, fishing
Schedule : Year-round, 8 a.m. until sunset
Admission Fee : Entrance fee required, consult the website. Group rates
Description : Tranquility and peaceful nature just minutes from Montréal. Consisting of a string of islands on the Saint Lawrence River, the park offers over 25 kilometres of sign-posted paths for hikers and cyclists as well as magnificent channels for canoeing and sea kayaking. Possibility of seeing a Black-crowned Night Heron, red fox or Virginia deer. Take advantage of meeting a park ranger or archaeologist, visit an Iroquois installation or assist in fire lighting demonstrations done the Amerindian way. Animated activities every summer weekend at the archaeological site of Boucher-de-Grosbois. In winter, hiking in the snow, snowshoeing and Nordic skiing are featured.
Winter funWinter activities : Snowshoeing, cross-country ski, bird watching, hiking
Equipment rental : Snowshoeing
Services : Partial access to persons with reduced mobility, escort illustration