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Parc Frédéric-Back - Complexe environnemental de Saint-Michel (CESM)

Region City District
Montréal Montréal North

A unique metamorphosis of a quarry and landfill site into a metropolitan park, the most ambitious environmental rehabilitation project ever undertaken by the city. Offers a multipurpose trail with incredible views of the city and numerous activities. This site will become fully accessible by 2023.

Map and contact information

Schedules

Some restrictions may apply. It is always advisable to check the schedule with the company before travelling.

Rates

Free admission

Other charges may apply.

Access

  • Bus (route)

    Metro Jarry or Crémazie, Bus 193, 192 or 460

    Metro D'Iberville, Bus 94

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station

Activities

  • Exhibitions
  • Site interpretation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Roller blade
  • Skateboard
  • Hiking : 8 km
  • Snowshoeing : 7,5 km
  • Cross-country skiing : 5,5 km
  • Shows
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Playing field with sports/recreat. equip.
  • Cycling : 5 km
  • Self-guided tours
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english
  • Tours : in other languages

Services

  • Internet access : free wireless
  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Documentation / publications
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Banquet, meeting, conference room

Restaurant and food services

  • Restaurant on premises
  • Picnic area
  • Vending machines

Groups

  • Reservations required
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english
  • Tours : in other languages

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