Olympic Stadium – Montreal’s East End

Olympic Stadium – Montreal’s East End

Olympic Stadium: Montreal's East end

Cycling from Ma Bicyclette east along the Lachine Canal bicycle path, you’ll take in Old Montreal, Concorde Bridge with magnificent views of the St. Lawrence River.  Take a spin around Jean-Drapeau park before crossing the impressive Jacques-Cartier bridge heading towards Le Plateau.  Continue East past Pie IX then turn north, cycling through Hochelaga and up towards the Olympic Stadium.  Stop and take in the sites:  Montreal’s Biome, Botanical Gardens, the Planetarium…before turning westward along the dedicated bicycle path that runs along Rachel Street.

Olympic Stadium

Cycling around Park LaFontaine is peaceful – stop in to say hi to the folks at Maison des Cyclistes on the north end of this park, or stop in at La Banquise for a sample of any number of the 34 flavours of poutine on the menu.  Wind your way back along Montreal’s Plateau, down Park Avenue and back to your starting point.

This post is also available in: FR

Contact Our Shop