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Parc des Rapides

boulevard LaSalle & 6e ave, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
+1 514-367-6540
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Hard to believe you are in an urban area

What a gift. Well, except for maybe the prodigous amount of fowl poop. Finally made it here and it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DAuntDeb
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Scottsdale, AZ
Nice walk

If you want to take a nice long walk and enjoy the day, this is the place. Easy access and plenty... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joseph F
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Montreal, Canada
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boulevard LaSalle & 6e ave, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gift. Well, except for maybe the prodigous amount of fowl poop. Finally made it here and it was so wonderful. Thankful for the people who thought and fought to keep this natural area for the enjoyment of all (human, fowl and whatever else...More

Thank DAuntDeb
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to take a nice long walk and enjoy the day, this is the place. Easy access and plenty of parking

Thank Joseph F
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

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

Thank Murray B
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Reviewed 27 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.

2  Thank 10Orchard
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Reviewed 29 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 30 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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Tfa B
16 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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