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Jacques Cartier Park

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Only 20 minutes from Quebec City, the Parc National de la Jacques-Cartier earned its nickname, “Québec City's Great Outdoors,” with its four-season playground. Winter play is on the area's two ski resorts, snow slides, and its new snowshoeing and...more
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164, Laurier street, Gatineau, Quebec J8X 3W1, Canada
+1 844-878-8333
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park used to be a gem in the region. This year it has been neglected. They have it gated and wild grass and weeds are all over. I happen to live across the street from it and it is not a pretty site year....More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Gilles L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The statue of Maurice Richard is the only thing left. Please update your website. We ubered over from Ottawa and were truly disappointed and confused

Date of experience: August 2019
8  Thank Annick P
Reviewed August 13, 2019

My favourite part of the park is the Maurice The Rocket Richard statue. Being a Leafs fan, it's like a tribute to the enemy. Located right along the main street.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Denis O
Reviewed July 15, 2019

This is a nice place to spend some time although the trails were closed the day we visited. Great photo opportunity.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Leigh Ann G
Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

We came here as part of the winterlude festivities. They had 3 snow slides with tubes, snowcave, ziplining, food, etc. It was a lot of fun. We park next to it for $10, and felt it was worth it as Ottawa and Gatineau had a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Dawn L
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Another year at Jacques Cartier Park and this year even tried the Ziplining. The sculptures are pretty awesome but the lines are so long we only did the zipline and the tubes will have to wait till next year!

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank jason f
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

We went to the park to see the international flower show. Tickets are expensive and parking even more so(I recommend driving a couple streets away where you can park for free for an hour or two) but the flowers are amazing and the park has...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TimothyD922
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We went here out of shear luck. We took a boat ride on the river from Ottawa, and there was one stop in Hull near this park. After the boat tour, on the way back to Ottawa, the boat dropped off a few people in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Archited2013
Reviewed October 9, 2018

This is a great place to be at. The park has so many big sculptures made of grass and plants. We were three in our family and we all thoroughly enjoyed being there for couple of hours. There is a parking right across the park....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MalikMurad
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I was very impressed with the exhibit. I had never seen a place with such beautiful sculptures made with plants in my life. It was worth every cent I spent.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Adriana M
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November 4, 2018|
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Response from KeepTraveLLLing | Reviewed this property |
Hello capergina.. Thera are lots of huge natural mosaics, Can you be more specific?
Sally A
August 18, 2018|
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Response from KeepTraveLLLing | Reviewed this property |
Hello Sally A, the park opens year-round but double check for schedules specially if there are any snowfalls
August 12, 2018|
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Response from Sidra1987 | Reviewed this property |
We bought tickets don’t remember how much You can google it though