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Parc des Rapides

boulevard LaSalle & 6e ave, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
+1 514-367-6540
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what an awesome way to spend the afternoon

This park waterfront area is so wonderful! Along the waterfront area between Lasalle and Verdun is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Blondie540
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Montreal, Canada
Wonderful Outdoor Activities

This is one of our favourite activities on nice weekends. This park offers many activities for... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Murray B
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Montreal, Canada
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boulevard LaSalle & 6e ave, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park waterfront area is so wonderful! Along the waterfront area between Lasalle and Verdun is this park. You can park in the parking lot free or along the streets. Weekends are VERY busy so plan ahead and go early. Weekdays are also popular but...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favourite activities on nice weekends. This park offers many activities for families and singles alike. Really, this is a portion of a Saint Lawrence river parkland that extends between Verdun, Lasalle and Lachine (actually stretches further!). The Parc Des Rapides...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

brilliant view of the rapids from this park. the park is extensive so there are no crowds getting in the way of the river. easy to park and picnic.

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

It was disappointing that we could not get close to the rapids.We were told it was due to the exceptionally high water level this spring. The park has a very nice ambiance and is good for pick-nicks with tables spread out. If you want to...More

1  Thank BasicsTouring
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

It's a nice place for any kind of outdoor activity: jogging, hiking, bicyclist, kids playing, kayak, beach volleyball, BBQ, fishing...And all for free! And you can easily find parking. St. Lawrence river always excited you for its fascinating view. It's excellent combination for river view...More

1  Thank Adam D
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Always a nice relaxing spot to visit! Easy to find parking! Great spot for a picknick, rent a kayak or do your yoga routine.

Thank Georgiana C
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Blew my mind that this exists on the island of Montreal! Walk out and feel the fresh energy as you witness the Rapids set against the backdrop of the city. Bring your camera and hiking boots! Great stop for a picnic and lots of photos...More

1  Thank spiderwoman808
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Absolutely beautiful. A must see in lasalle. Free for everyone. Nice to walk in peace. Family Friendly.

Thank Amanda R
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This are is truly beautiful The rapids are breathtaking The park and walking path are well maintained You can rent a kayak or canoe for the quite water It is a great place to bring a picnic, wedding pictures, commune with nature and plenty of...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

This park with the rapids is so peaceful and, in fall, so colourful.... A great place to take a long refreshing walk

Thank Marissé C
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Tfa B
15 September 2017|
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Response from BasicsTouring | Reviewed this property |
The park rules state that household pets aren't authorized on the site, since among others it is a bird sanctuary, so no dogs allowed. Sorry
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Ritaa01
18 September 2015|
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Response from dancomontreal | Reviewed this property |
For sure,so many people picnic there, not only on weekends but all of the time ,Enjoy...
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Aaron G
12 July 2015|
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Response from Doreen B | Reviewed this property |
On the main street and side streets but be careful as some streets have designated parking for residents with stickers. Also the parking signs will show times you are / are not permitted to park.
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