Île Saint-Bernard

Walking paths, Wildlife refuge, Winter activity

Located in Châteauguay, only 30 minutes from Montreal, Île Saint-Bernard offers a treasure trove of exceptional natural riches. Discover the Marguerite-D’Youville wildlife refuge as you explore eight kilometres of hiking trails and admire the biodiversity it offers. Enjoy a guided, commented pontoon cruise, historic tours, outdoor activities, a year-round cultural program, pick-your-own organic apples in the Island’s orchard and much more! Stop in for a meal at the restaurant/ boutique the Café de l’Île, which offers an assortment of fresh products prepared on the premises, or at the Bistro La Traite, where you can also sample local products and beers made from Quebec microbreweries.

The Manoir D’Youville on Île Saint-Bernard offers 118 rooms and a host of services to meet your every need. Take a tour of the region by bike and discover the stunning landscapes overlooking the Châteauguay River and the beautiful Lake Saint-Louis. Just a few steps from Île St-Bernard, the Centre nautique de Châteauguay rents a variety of watercraft. In winter, there is a snowshoe rental service, which allows you to go off the beaten path to admire the snowy trails.

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480 D’Youville Boulevard
Île Saint-Bernard
Châteauguay, QC
J6J 5T9

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Pavillon de l'île
Every day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
During the summer, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Adults: $4.35
Children: $2.40
Family: $11.55

Annual pass available