Activities

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FALL

ENIGMA … NATURE … MASTER : 3 rallies to discover

DATE: Until the trail closure for cross-country skiing

TIME: From dust till dawn

REGISTRATION: No registration needed

PUBLIC: The whole family

COST: No fees

Details

*** September 7th udpate: rallyes will be back soon. Stay tuned!***

Outdoor enthusiasts? Experienced walkers? Looking for a new place to walk with your family and enjoy the great outdoors? Saint-Lazare invites you to conquer the trails of les Forestiers-de-Saint-Lazare nature park, while combining the useful with the pleasant, either by taking part in one of 3 rallies composed of enigmas to be elucidated: 

RALLY NAME Explanation Questions / Answers
Nature – 12 question  – Trail R1 (1,1 km) Rules Nature Rally
Enigma – 25 questions – Trail 1 (1,6 km) Rules Enigma Rally
Master – 25 questions – Trail R2 (3 km) Rules Master Rally

 

It’s simple, free and safe! Beware of wrong answers … there are consequences! Nothing to manipulate, a good exercise for the body and mind!

To view some pictures taken by our teams and some rally participants, visit the page dedicated to the nature park Les Forestiers-de-Saint-Lazare at: www.facebook.com/lesforestiers

To view the trail map, visit : lesforestiers.ville.saint-lazare.qc.ca/en/Carte-des-sentiers

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WINTER

Snowshoe trail

DATE: As soon as the weather permits

REGISTRATION: None

PUBLIC: General public

COST: See details

Details

Snowshoe trail

The trails are open from sunrise to sunset.

Refer to the “Plan your visit” section for:

  • The trail map
  • Daily and seasonal rates
  • Ski equipment rental
  • Facility opening hours (site, reception chalet, locker rooms, etc.)
  • The rules

Refer to the “Trails/Ice/Pool conditions” section for:

  • The trail conditions
  • The open / closed status
  • Last grooming operation
  • Recommended wax

Cross-country ski trails

REGISTRATION: None

PUBLIC: General public

COST: See details

Details

Cross-country ski trails

Trails are open from sunset to sundown.

Refer to to the “Plan your visit” section for:

  • The trail map
  • Daily and seasonal rates
  • Ski equipment rental
  • Facility opening hours (site, reception chalet, locker rooms, etc.)
  • The rules

Refer to the “Trails/Ice/Pool conditions” section for:

  • The trail conditions
  • The open / closed status
  • Last grooming operation
  • Recommended wax

Snow tubing

REGISTRATION: None

PUBLIC: General public

COST: See details

Details

Snow tubing

The tube is included in the rate. d’entrée au site.

Refer to to the “Plan your visit” section for:

  • Daily and seasonal rates
  • Accepted methods of payment
  • Facility opening hours (site, reception chalet, locker rooms, etc.)
  • The rules

Refer to the “Trails/Ice/Pool conditions” section for:

  • The snow conditions

The open / closed status

Cross-country skiing lessons

Details

Not available for 2020-2021.

Ice ring (lighted)

DATE: When weather permits

REGISTRATION: None

PUBLIC: General public

COST: See details

Details

Skating

Skate learning supports are included in the site entrance fee.

Refer to the “Plan your visit” section for:

  • Daily and seasonal rates
  • Accepted methods of payment
  • Facility opening hours (site, reception chalet, locker rooms, etc.)
  • The skating rink lighting schedule
  • The rules

Refer to the “Trails/Ice/Pool conditions” section for:

  • The ice conditions

The open / closed status

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SPRING

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SUMMER

ENIGMA … NATURE … MASTER : 3 rallies to discover

DATE: Until the trail closure for cross-country skiing

TIME: From dust till dawn

REGISTRATION: No registration needed

PUBLIC: The whole family

COST: No fees

Details

*** September 7th udpate: rallyes will be back soon. Stay tuned!***

Outdoor enthusiasts? Experienced walkers? Looking for a new place to walk with your family and enjoy the great outdoors? Saint-Lazare invites you to conquer the trails of les Forestiers-de-Saint-Lazare nature park, while combining the useful with the pleasant, either by taking part in one of 3 rallies composed of enigmas to be elucidated: 

RALLY NAME Explanation Questions / Answers
Nature – 12 question  – Trail R1 (1,1 km) Rules Nature Rally
Enigma – 25 questions – Trail 1 (1,6 km) Rules Enigma Rally
Master – 25 questions – Trail R2 (3 km) Rules Master Rally

 

It’s simple, free and safe! Beware of wrong answers … there are consequences! Nothing to manipulate, a good exercise for the body and mind!

To view some pictures taken by our teams and some rally participants, visit the page dedicated to the nature park Les Forestiers-de-Saint-Lazare at: www.facebook.com/lesforestiers

To view the trail map, visit : lesforestiers.ville.saint-lazare.qc.ca/en/Carte-des-sentiers

Obstacle course and playground module

REGISTRATION: None

PUBLIC: General public

COST: See details

Details

Obstacle course and playground module

Access is limited because of the summer camp. The general public DOES NOT HAVE ACCESS to buildings, the obstacle course and playground equipment on the day following the St-Jean-Baptiste holiday until mid-August, Monday to Friday 6:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Limited access from June 25 to mid-August

During this period, visitors can only park and access the trails.

For the schedule outside the day camp, as well as rules and ongoing daily and seasonal rates, visit the “Plan your visit” section.

Aquafitness and aquastroller classes

DATE: Starting in June 2021

PUBLIC: Adults

COST: See details

Details

Information to be added in March 2022

Coordinator’s office: 450-424-8000 ext. 217

Swimming lessons (Red Cross) for youth

DATE: Starting in June 2021

PUBLIC: Preschool levels

COST: See details

Details

Information will be added in March 2022
450-424-8000, ext. 217

Outdoor pool – free swim and swimming lanes

PUBLIC: General public

COST: See details

Details

Thank you for the great summer. See you again at the end of June 2022!

 

Opening/closure:

The Nature Park will close the pool if  1) Outdoor weather is under 18 degrees celcius  2) There is 90% chance or more of rain for 60% of the swimming period  3) lightning

An update of the Parc Nature les Forestiers Facebook page will be published daily by the lifeguards to keep you informed of the condition of the pool (open/closed) according to the weather.

Fees :

Residents: Free for residents of Saint-Lazare (resident’s card required) and resident of Les Cèdres (upon proof of address)

Non-residents:

Toddler (0-5 yrs): day / season: free
Child (less than 18 yrs): day $3 / season $30
Adult (18 yrs+): day $5 / season $50
Family: day $10 / season $100
Senior (60 yrs+): day $8 / season $80
Caregiver : free

Schedule:

Please visit our Facebook page for the complete schedule

Summer trekking and walking trails

REGISTRATION: None

PUBLIC: General public

COST: See details

Details

Summer trekking / walking trails

Access is limited because of the summer camp. The general public DOES NOT HAVE ACCESS to buildings, the obstacle course and playground equipment on the day following the St-Jean-Baptiste holiday until mid-August, Monday to Friday 6:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Limited access from June 25 to mid-August

During this period, visitors can only park and access the trails.

An accessible portable outdoor toilet will be available alongside the parking lot at the end of June.

For the schedule outside the day camp, as well as rules and ongoing daily and seasonal rates, visit the “Plan your visit” section.

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FESTIVITIES

Great walk (Grande marche) Pierre Lavoie

DATE: T.B.A.

REGISTRATION: onmarche.com

PUBLIC: General Public

COST: Free

Details

Inspired by the Grand défi Pierre Lavoie

Walk in the hiking trails.

1 km course (accessible to people with reduced mobility).

Course of 5 km.

Hiking shoes.

Sports stroller (if required).

Dogs are not allowed.

Warming session.

Snacks and surprises.

Questions: 450-424-8000 ext. 220