Parc de l'Ile Melville
C.P. 03, Ile Melville (Québec)
Canada G9N 6T8
ABOUT D'ARBRE EN ARBRE® SHAWINIGAN
The Park de l'île Melville buys and dismantles the Park D'arbre en Arbre St-Pacome and retrieves games in Shawinigan. D'Arbre en Arbre Shawinigan expands its course Little Adventurers!
Escape into the treetops of towering pines at Melville Island Park on the Saint-Maurice River, just 1km from downtown across from the Cité de l'Énergie. Challenge your limits in a safe and fun way with 109 obstacles that get progressively more intense. Thrills guaranteed!
Three courses are for children, four are for juniors/adults and a zip lines courses will satisfy everybody between 2 and 85 years old!
The Squirrels Course for children allows them to play in the trees just like grown-ups but at a level that's not too scary! 13 new games of varying degrees of daring are guaranteed to raise goosebumps on your little squirrels. Despite the scaled down course, children wear safety harnesses just like adults.
From 7-8 years old, kids are allowed to access to two Little Adventurers courses.
Four courses for the juniors and adults provide exercices with perilous games and permit to reach heights.
A course composed only of zip lines for you thrill! YAHOUUUUUU!
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Families 2 adults and 2 children
20 persons and +
Super Forfait :
Add Zipelines to Grand Course (at regular price) for only $ 7.65
Taxes are not included
Prices are subject to change without notice.
* Under 18, with guide
*** 1 adult per 6 children
**** 1 adult per 10 juniors
DATES AND OPENING HOURS
Low Season: May 8 to June 23 and September 6 to October 31, only on reservation. Last departure: 4:00-5:00 pm. In Fall, it mays change with the sun set.
High Season: From June 24 to September 5 : 8:30 am to 7 pm on week end, and 9 am to 6 pm on week days.
Participants must bring their water gourd and if possible, attached it to the carabiner;
It is impossible to get out of the aerial course for dinner for example, and return to complete the activity;
Children are under constant adult supervision (from the ground) for the Little squirrels and the Little adventurers courses.
For the Little squirrels course, 1 adult from the ground to supervise 6 children.
All groups must present themself 30 to 45 minutes before there start time for the Treego course.
A piece of ID is required as a guarantee for equipment loaned to the participant.
HOW TO GET THERE
Take Exit 211 off Autoroute 55, then Route 153, 1h30 from Montreal and Quebec City. Towards La Cité de l'Energie.
ACTIVITIES ON SITE AND NEARBY
Camping : Melville Island Campground is composed of 146 camp sites; 126 with water, electricity and fire pits. 20 tent sites are without services. Three restrooms with showers and a laundry room are at your disposal.
The campground is open from May to October.
Guests of the campground may use the swimming pool. There is a life guard on duty during the swimming season.
A nature's paradise in proximity to Shawinigan's downtown area.
Melville Island Inn : 12 rooms, on the banks of the majestic St-Maurice River, offers accommodations for 4 to 6 guests. Ideal for families. 6 rooms with a double bed and a twin bunk bed (2 twin beds) and 6 rooms with 3 twin bunk beds (6 places) A maximum of 60 guests can stay and enjoy the tranquility and beauty of the St-Maurice River.
SERVICES OFFERED:living room and fire place, fully-furnished kitchen and dining room, laundry room, separate bathrooms and showers (male and female), patio, parking, access to swimming pool, tennis court and playground.
Rooms and capital rental.
Boat rental: kayak, canoe, paddle boat, rabaska.
Marina : location for 60 medium boats
La Cité de l'Énergie
Centre d'exposition du Centre des Arts - Rendez-vous des arts de la rue de Shawinigan
Classique Internationale de canots
Festival Western de St-Tite
Festival Énergie Country de la Mauricie
Festival d'été de Shawinigan
Fête de la pêche Shawinigan
Parc National de la Mauricie
SPECIALS AND PACKAGES
Season pass for Arbre en Arbre®
Season pass for the swimming pool
Specials and packages
Park Melville Island is pleased to present its packages.
Whether for a family, an outing with friends, a school or a social group,we've put together several packages that will appeal to a wide clientele. You can choose a customized package by combining the activities of your choice with your camping or inn accommodations. All clients of the inn and campground receive a discount of 12% * off the regular price, on all the activities offered at Melville Island Park.
Some examples of packages available :
Accommodation Package + D'Arbre en Arbre® (12% off on D'Arbre en Arbre®)
Package + bike rental accommodation (12% discount on rental)
Package + boat rental accommodation (12% discount on rental)
Family Adventure packages
Youth group rates
Group of 20 or more, all under the age of 18, with guides.
Social group rates
Group of 20 or more
School Groups :
For school groups, an adult must supervise students through each activity (2 adults for 20 youth);
You must complete the required forms, assemble your groups of 20 children and indicate the names of the 2 supervisors.
Other types of groups :
For receptions, office parties, family gatherings, corporate meetings, the Maison Boivert on Banana Island is an ideal location.
Your wedding, reception, party or meeting will be held in an inviting greenspace on Banana Island surrounded by the beautiful St. Maurice River. Completely renovated, the Maison Boisvert accommodates up to one hundred people.
Three meeting rooms at your disposal :
Affordable, practical and comfortable, three meeting rooms are available for rent for any occasions...
At the Melville Island Inn which is open year round, you can relax in the warmth of a cozy fireplace after cross country skiing, snowshoeing, alpine skiing or tubing. The hostel combines the comfort of a living room with fireplace, a kitchen with dining room and 12 rooms of private accommodations.