Parc-nature du Cap-Saint-Jacques

Last updated August 5, 2022
Address
20099 Boulevard Gouin Ouest
Pierrefonds, QC H9K 1C6
514-280-6778

Parc-nature du Cap-Saint-Jacques is Montréal’s largest park. Located on the western part of the island, it is bordered by the Lac des Deux Montagnes and the Rivière des Prairies. The park’s many paths offer magnificent views of the water.

Description

Parc-nature du Cap-Saint-Jacques, Montréal’s largest park, spans an area of 330 hectares  It is home to a sugar shack, two heated chalets and an organic farm, among other things. You can indulge in many activities there throughout the year: swimming, cycling, camping, ledding, snowshoeing and hiking (12km), cross-country skiing (14km) and fatbiking (6.5km). Outdoor aficionados will appreciate the on-site equipment rental service. As you traverse the park, keep an eye out for its historic buildings: the Thomas-Brunet house and Château Gohier.

Map of trails and paths (in French)

The annual parking permit can be purchased on line or by phone.

Rules to follow

Dogs are prohibited in the beach area (including trails and picnic areas).

In other areas of the park, dogs must be kept on a leash.

Good habits to adopt in large parks

Facilities

Amenities

  • Bike stand
  • Boat launching ramp
  • Drinking fountain
  • Parking ($)
  • Picnic area
  • Snack-bar
  • Washroom

Accessibility

  • Accessible washrooms
  • Reserved parking spaces (permit)
  • Stroller-friendly
  • Wheel-chair accessible

Services

Fees

Parking

Fees

For 2 hours

$7.75

Per day

$9.75

Payment methods

  • Credit card (MasterCard, Visa)

Calendar

Directions

Parc-nature du Cap-Saint-Jacques
20099 Boulevard Gouin Ouest
Pierrefonds, QC H9K 1C6