Parc des Rapides

Last updated June 21, 2023
7770 Boulevard LaSalle
Montréal, QC H8P 1X6

The 30-hectare Parc des Rapides offers visitors a peaceful oasis. Attractions include the Lachine Rapids, a popular draw with surfers and anglers, and the park’s  great blue heron population.


Register to take part in a full slate of seasonal activities, including walking, water sports, cross-country skiing or cycling.

Along the way, you’ll enjoy a view of the river and the Lachine Rapids and discover more than 225 bird species, including the largest heron colony in Québec.

In addition to attracting birdwatchers, photographers and anglers, the site offers historical and nature interpretation activities.

Rules to follow

The use of drones is prohibited on the entire site.



  • Bike stand
  • Drinking fountain
  • Free parking
  • Picnic area
  • Washroom


  • Accessible parking



Parc des Rapides
7770 Boulevard LaSalle
Montréal, QC H8P 1X6