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Extending over 35 kilometres, the Soulanges bike path is known across the province for the quality of its routes and the diverse landscapes that surround it. Its entire length is paved and well-maintained, the multi-use path crosses wooded areas, fields, and wetlands from Pointe-des-Cascades to Rivière-Beaudette. Only a few kilometres from the island of Montreal, reachable by the Ontario Waterfront Trail, the Soulanges Bike Path is the perfect setting for a family day outside or for a serious ride. Don't forget to use the free parking located in the curve of Route 338 and in front of the church. For adventurous cyclists, try out the Soulanges Canal cycling route that borrows 22 of the 35 km Soulanges canal cycling path.
TWO BIKE PACKAGES TO MAKE YOU CYCLE THE REGION!
Available from May to October, the packages “From the River to the Mountain” and “Country Getaway and Relaxation” connect Vaudreuil-Soulanges to Beauharnois-Salaberry and Châteauguay. Plan two to three nights with participating hoteliers and take the time to fully enjoy the discovery of Montérégie-Ouest. Those itineraries will allow you to ride throug varied landscapes and visit numerous attractions!
Places to discover along the Soulanges cycle path
Get ready for a day of discoveries by bike along the Soulanges cycle path! You will discover some historical remains linked to the canal, such as the lighthouses, the locks and even an old hydroelectric power station. Need a break? Stop at a vineyard, or admire nature and history at the Coteau-du-Lac National Historic Site, enjoy an ice cream, cool off at the beach or visit a small farm. End the day at the Village des Écluses or at the Embouchure to enjoy a meal by the water and a festive summer atmosphere.
Cross the river aboard the maritime shuttle
In service from the end of May until October, the maritime shuttle connecting Les Cèdres to Salaberry-de-Valleyfield is ideal for cyclists who want to enjoy the Soulanges cycle path and continue their exploration on the trails of the Parc régional des Îles-de-Saint-Timothée in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield. The departure is from the municipal quay of Les Cèdres.
Mountain biking and BMX
Mont Rigaud is one of the rare places in Montérégie where it is possible to practice mountain biking. The mountain offers more than 20 kilometers of Enduro trails ranging from beginner to advanced courses, as well as a bike park. Le Mont also offers a mountain bike equipment rental service and a workshop with repair and minor maintenance services. The Centre de la nature Quatre-Saisons in Coteau-du-Lac also offers a few kilometers of mountain bike trails as well as a “pump track” style course for BMX bikes.
Services and specialized stores
To buy a bike or cycling accessories, or if you need repairs, visit one of these specialized stores.
Biking... even in winter!
Looking for fatbike trails? Here's where to go in Vaudreuil-Soulanges to try this sport that will definitely make you love winter! Some of these places even offer a rental service.
The ferry route
A mixed rural-urban bike tourLearn more
Circuit du canal de Soulanges
A ride in the countrysideLearn more