Coteau-du-Lac National Historic Site

Outdoor circuit

Discover the history of the Pointe de Coteau-du-Lac and explore the archaeological remains reminding the passageway of men since more than 7 000 years

Un blockhaus parmi la nature
A Blockhaus in Nature

The Nature Trail

Every opened day
Equipped with binoculars and a map of the trail, set out along the creek prepared to encounter herons, martins and many more.

ArchaeoStroll by Bike

Every opened day
Along the Soulanges canal, a cycling tour will bring you to discover archaeological landscapes of St.Lawrence canalisation.

Starting at Coteau-du-Lac National Historic site, the tour, about 45 km long, propose five archaeological stops and five viewpoints. Using a self-service kit with map and informative sheets, the tour is fun and autonomous.

Bring your family, friends or come individually discover the archaeological landscape of this area rich in history by taking the ArchaeoStroll prepared by Archéo-Québec for you!

Download the tour map and documentation from the Archéo-Québec Website. (PDF, 11 MB) (Only in French)

The Young Xplorers of Parks Canada

The Parks Canada Xplorer program is a lively new activity for the whole family.

Six- to eleven-year-olds will enjoy the daring, delight, and fun… On your marks, get set, Xplore!

This program is also offered at Fort Chambly, Fort Lennox, Manoir Papineau, and numerous other Parks Canada sites.

More information

A Frog in the Lock
A Frog in the Lock

The Archaelogical Garden

Every opened day
Discover some authentics archaelogical remains with interpretation panels.

Rapids of Coteau-du-Lac
Rapids of Coteau-du-Lac

The Fort's Walking Path

Every opened day
Take your time and admire the river, the magnificence of the rapids and the beauty of the landscape.

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