Parc-nature de la Pointe-aux-Prairies

Leisure activites, nature and relaxation Leisure activities Nature, fauna and flora Outdoor East of the Island

Where the Rivière des Prairies and the St. Lawrence River converge at the eastern tip of Montréal island, you will find a vast park. Covering 261 hectares, the Parc-nature de la Pointe-aux-Prairies features wooded areas and large fields surrounded by marshes. Facilities include a nature centre and a marsh interpretation centre. Visitors can enjoy different outdoor activities: cycling, tobogganing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing or hiking.


  • Picnic area
  • Fatbiking
  • Winter sliding
  • Nature interpretation/observation
  • Hiking


  • Lookout
  • Paid parking on site
  • Parking for buses and coaches
  • Walking path