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Day camps at Jean-Doré Beach

There many reasons why Parc Jean-Drapeau's beach is an amazing outing for summer camps, including:

  • its golden sand perfect for building sandcastles;
  • a top-quality water for swimming;
  • a games park for children;
  • a terrace with picnic tables and umbrellas where you can have a snack;
  • a chalet with all the services;
  • easy access by public transportation;
  • and special rates for groups of 20 people or more!

Schedule

Covid-19 Given the current context, we are forced to move the official opening date of the Jean-Doré Beach.
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Rates 2020

2 years and under Free
3-13 years $4
14 years and over $9.20
Chaperone (see the ratio) Free
  • Rates shown are per person.
  • Rates include taxes.
  • Rates are shown as a guide only and are subject to change without notice.
  • The rates shown above do not include parking rates.
  • A group includes a minimum of 20 children.

Chaperon ratio

A chaperon (or monitor) is a person aged 16 and over, in charge of a group of participants. The chaperon must provide the support required for his or her group by either being in the water or within easy reach of the participant.

Here is the Chaperon ratio required by the Société du parc Jean-Drapeau:

2 years and under 1 adult / 1 child 1
3-5 years 1 adult / 3 children 1
6-11 years 1 adult / 6 children
12 years and over 1 adult / 15 children
  • 1 Personal Flotation Jacket (PFD) is mandatory for children ages 5 and under.

Important documents

General Terms and Conditions - Day Camps 2017 Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 110 KB


Learn more

To obtain more details concerning day camps, availabilities or for any request for information, do not hesitate to contact us.

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Getting to Jean-Doré Beach

To make it easier to get around, here is the exact location of the Jean-Doré Beach at Parc Jean-Drapeau posted on Google Maps.

Jean-Drapeau Subway Station

The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located on Île Sainte-Hélène, in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. To get to the Parc easily and quickly, the subway is still the best way to go!

Subway schedule
STM promotions

River shuttle

During the summer season, Parc Jean-Drapeau visitors can use the river shuttle as a means of transportation, from the Vieux-Port de Montréal (Jacques-Cartier pier) and the city of Longueuil.

Users can also bring along their bikes and they have access to a network of cycling paths at each stop.

Covid-19 - The river shuttle service will not be operational for the 2020 summer season.

Schedule and rates
Location of the landing spot at the Parc

STM shuttle

Two STM shuttles provide a connection between the Jean-Drapeau subway station and various attractions.

767

During the summer season, the 767 shuttle stops at Jean-Doré Beach and the La Ronde amusement park.

777

Every day of the year, the 777 shuttle provides fast access to the Casino de Montréal.

Routes and schedules

Bike and BIXI

Parc Jean-Drapeau is part of the Trans Canada Trail and the Route verte and is one of the few places where you can cross the Saint Lawrence River on your bike.

From Montréal: take the Lachine Canal bike path, near the Vieux-Port de Montréal, or the Jacques Cartier Bridge multipurpose Path.

From the South Shore: take the Bike Link or the Jacques Cartier Bridge multipurpose Path.

BIXI

There are many BIXI stations at the Parc during the summer season.

Walking

People can enjoy many of the cycling paths to get to or pass through the Parc Jean-Drapeau, either running or walking.

With more than 25 kilometres of trails and pathways, the Parc is a pleasant spot for hiking, all year round.

Parking

Motorists can get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by taking the Jacques Cartier Bridge or the Concorde Bridge (Bonaventure Autoroute, Pierre-Dupuy exit).

Covid-19 - In order to comply with the instructions of the City of Montréal in connection with public health directives, no parking is currently accessible to the general public.

Rates and parking areas

Taxibus service

You can reserve a taxi for your travels at the Parc by using a valid STM transport fare (ticket or OPUS card).

Schedule

September 3 to June 23
Monday to Friday 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m.
  • The service is not offered on statutory holidays

Reservation

You need to reserve 45-to-60 minutes beforehand whenever you want to use this service : 514 273-6331 or online form

Taxibus stops

Métro Jean-Drapeau, Athletes' Quarters, La Ronde, Stewart Museum, Espace Paddock, Pavillon du Canada, Pavillon des Services and Pavillon de la Tunisie.

  • Subway
    Station
  • Taxibus
    service
  • STM
    shuttle
  • River
    shuttle
  • Bike
    and BIXI
  • Walking
  • Parking