<h1>Parc-nature de<br>l’Anse-à-l’Orme</h1>

Parc-nature de


Located in the westernmost part of the Island of Montréal, this 233-hectare linear park is partially finished. Only the northwest portion of the park, which opens onto Lake of Two Mountains, is currently open to the public. This idyllic spot offers a magnificent view of the lake and the Oka area.

Its prevailing west winds, which blow regularly over this expanse of water, make it a popular destination with windsurfers, boaters and kitesurfers

summer activities

  • Free water sports: canoeing, kayaking, sailing, paddle boarding and kitesurfing
  • Fishing
  • Bird-watching


  • Picnic areas
  • Outdoor showers
  • Dry toilets
  • Launch ramps for light craft
  • Parking ($)

featured activities!

No activity available for this park.

by car

Take Autoroute 40 westbound and get off at exit 49, Chemin Sainte-Marie. Take Chemin de l'Anse-à-l'Orme to Boulevard Gouin Ouest, then head east, following the directions on the blue road signs until you reach the park entrance.

by public transit

From the Côte-Vertu metro station, take the 64 bus northbound to the Grenet/De Serres stop. Then take the 68 bus westbound (at the corner of Grenet and Gouin).

From the Côte-Vertu metro station, take the 470 bus westbound to the Pierrefonds/Des Cageux stop. Then take the 68 bus westbound.

From the Henri-Bourassa metro station, take the 69 bus westbound to the Grenet/De Serres stop. Then take the 68 bus westbound (at the corner of Grenet and Gouin).

Cap Saint Jacques
Cap Saint Jacques


access to nature parks is free

Parking fees

$9 per day and $7 for two hours. Places are limited. Annual permit available ($60 for residents, $80 for non-residents)


Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times.

Food services

The nature parks do not offer restaurant services, but some reception chalets have food vending machines. Bring your picnic


Visitors may bring their own barbecues. However, their use is limited to clearly marked areas, and coals must be disposed of in designated containers.

Alcohol consumption on-site

Alcohol consumption is tolerated when it accompanies a picnic.

Cash and credit card

All reception chalets accept credit cards.
However, only cash is accepted at the sugar shack in parc-nature du Cap-Saint-Jacques.

Universal access

All the reception chalets are wheelchair accessible.