Parc Jean-Drapeau

Watch our new activities this winter in Parc Jean-Drapeau!


This winter, it's a rendezvous with nature at 5 minutes from the city center. Come browse through the snowy trails on snowshoes at Parc Jean-Drapeau with our experienced guides and learn more about the 1967 World Fair. In the evening, participants bring a headlamp and rediscover Montreal under the stars. New this year, browse the park with your family with our family rally. Always so unique in Montreal we offer long and shorter introductory dogsledding tours with a pack of twenty dogs.

Musher apprentice


Bring out your hair helmet, discover your second nature and become pack leader, connect with the dogs and learn to drive the sledge through wooded trails of the Parc Jean-Drapeau. Come live a truly unique urban experience.

VIP introduction to dogsledding


Learn more about this ancient way of traveling with our guide / experienced musher. Visit the dogs at work, enjoy learning their name and function in the pack and cuddle them. This VIP package is your ticket to 30 minute of photo-hug exclusivity with sled dogs present at the Parc Jean-Drapeau this winter. Then embark on a short ride, about 10 minutes, on the snowy trails of Parc Jean-Drapeau, a memorable experience just 5 minutes away from the city center.

Dog sledding
Package Price Duration Note Shedule
VIP including hot chocolate $ 54,99 /Adult $ 39,99 /Child 30min Interpretation and history of dog sledding, meeting with the pack, short walk Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm, 5 pm, 6 pm, 7 pm and 8 pm from January 17 to February 8
Musher apprentice including hot chocolate $ 89,99 /Adult $ 69,99 /Child 60min Interpretation and history of dog sledding, meeting with the pack, long walk Saturday and Sunday at 9am, 6 pm, 7pm and 8pm from January 17 to February 8

* Reservations required
* 3-7 years, 90 lbs (41 kg) and less
* Children of 5 year old and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
* $ 30 for skiing equipment rental if necessary
*The activity is prohibited for pregnant women.

Family rally


In this concept of "Family Rally" you will explore the four corners of the Parc Jean-Drapeau Saint Helen's Island in Montreal. Take on this challenge against the clock and conquer the many green areas of the island with the instructions and questions written on documents provided to you. You will discover several sites from a completely different perspective: La Ronde, Fort Stewart, Tour de Lévis, The Biosphère, La Plaine des jeux, The Aquatic Complex and several other unique places on the island will be included in the discovery. Looking for answers, test your brain and have fun with the family in this rally which will provide a lot of fun, discovery and fun activities! Who knows, you could even win if you take on the challenge properly!

Discovery challenge in snowshoes


Action and entertainment are the name of the game in this super concept of pedestrian rally against the clock! Based on observation, the outdoors, architecture, culture and challenges, this will give a new meaning to the main tourist attractions of the Parc Jean-Drapeau! Supervised by an experienced team, you will work efficiently to complete a track full of challenges: responding to various questions, solve puzzles, rebus, riddles, meet key people, find locations, identify mysterious pictures etc. The goal will be to combine the most correct answers within the allotted time to win the grand prize!

Snowshoes rental
Package Price Duration Note Schedule
Rental on request $ 8 2h   Saturday 10 am to 7 pm
Sunday 10 am to 7 pm
Expo 67 Guided Tour $ 39,99 /pers 2h Departure at 1 pm and 3 pm  
Discovery rally challenge $ 54,99 /pers 3h Departure at 7 pm 24 to 31 January and 7 February
Family rally (4 people) $ 19,99 /4 people ($ 5,00 for each additional person) 2h Valid at all times  
Cross-country skiing
Package Price Duration Schedule
Rental on request $ 19,00 2h Saturday 10 am to 7 pm
Sunday 10 am to 7 pm
Introduction to cross-country skiing courses $ 185,00 /Adult and $ 160,00 /Child 6 weeks  

* A refresher course in skiing is also offered , ask us for details!

Additional equipment rental
Equipment Price Duration Schedule
Ice skate rental $ 9 2h

Saturday 10 am to 9 pm
Sunday 10 am to 7 pm
from January 17 to February 8

Snow scooter $ 9 2h

Saturday 10 am to 9 pm
Sunday 10 am to 7 pm

Utility sled $ 8 2h
Winter bike Fatbike $ 29,99 2h
Various accessories sales **
  • Cofee
  • Hot chocolate
  • Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Hand Warmers
  • Foot Warmer
  • Toque
  • Scarf
  • Mittens
  • Sock
  • Saucer sled
  • Snow Flite Sled

**While supplies last

Other services

Skate sharpening

$ 7,00

Padlock rental

$ 2/day


Parc Jean-Drapeau, in front of the metro Jean-Drapeau


Metro Jean-Drapeau or Parking P9 or P10

General Schedule

From 17 January to 8 February, Friday to Sunday from 10 am to 7 pm
From 14 February to 8 March: Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm

General conditions

* Reservations are mandatory for guided snowshoes tours, long dog sledding rides and introduction to cross-country skiing courses.
* The departure for snowshoes tours are guaranteed starting from 6 people.
* An identity card and a $ 20 deposit is required for the duration of the equipment rental.
* Tax are not included in prices

Accepted payment

Visa, MasterCard, Interac and cash


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