Our first summer field trip of the season will take us to a new location, the Boisé du Parc Marcel-Laurin in St-Laurent. This will offer everyone the opportunity to come to an easy-to-get-to, in-town location. We'll explore the extensive network of walking trails through the park that features a stream, foot-bridges, bird feeders and observation points. Here are the details:
DATE: Saturday, June 25, 2016
Start Time: 7:30 a.m. - Half-day walking trip
Meet in the parking lot adjacent to the BIBLIOTHÈQUE DU BOISÉ (LIBRARY), 2727, boulevard Thimens, St. Laurent Free Parking
Google Map: https://goo.gl/maps/QD4AwD76rnr
Link to a map of the park: http://tinyurl.com/h3u2mdc
Driving Instructions: From Highway 40 (Trans-Canada Highway), take either Cavendish Blvd (direction North), or boul. Marcel-Laurin (direction North) to boul. Thimens. From Cavendish Blvd., turn right on boul. Thimens. From boul. Marcel-Laurin, turn left on boul. Thimens. The parking lot is on the north side of Thimens, east of the library
Public transportation is available. From the Cote-Vertu Metro station, take bus #171 to the location.
If you have questions, please contact me at 514-637-2141.