Parc linéaire de la riviere Saint-Charles is a wonderful trail from Lac Saint-Charles to the Old Port and an oasis of calm in the heart of the city. Discover a part of this park at your own pace on an 8-km hike from La Maison O'Neill to La Maison Dorion-Coulombe. You'll enjoy learning about the Saint-Charles River, its flora and fauna, its history and urbanization over the years and more, with an audioguide. Take time to listen the 20 fascinating capsules performed by professional actors along the trail.


General Features

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Establishment equipped for groups
Establishment offering individual activities for youth, Individual clients
Establishment offering group activities for youth


Free outdoor bike parking on site, Free outdoor bus parking on site, Free outdoor car parking on site

We Speak

English, French

Schedule and Details

Schedule and rates are subject to change frequently and without notice. You should always visit their website or contact them before going.

Maison Dorion-Coulombe: Saint-Charles River Interpretation Centre.

Hours: daily, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Skate and innertube rental at Parc de la Pointe-aux-Lièvres (weather permitting): Monday to Thursday, 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Equipment rates: skates $6, innertube $4, skate sharpening $6, kicksled $8.50/2 hours.

Closed: December 25-26 and January 1-2.

Close to
  • 15,3 km from airport
  • 2,7 km from Gare du Palais (bus and train station, Québec city center)
  • 14,3 km from Sainte-Foy train station
  • 11,1 km from Sainte-Foy bus terminal
  • 3 km from Convention Center
  • 1,4 km from ExpoCité (trade show center)
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