The Melville Island Park, almost 160 hectares, is wooded on the vast majority of its surface.
The park is composed by forests, two islands, Melville Island and Banana Island, surrounded by the St-Maurice River and a 75-meter mountain.
This park is located in the heart of Shawinigan city. It offers camping, cottages, and inn accommodation as well as a range of outdoor activities, such as: tree link, pool, canoe, kayak, alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing in winter, Nautical boats, hiking in the forest. This territory, an oasis of open air, allows tourists to stay in nature while enjoying the benefits of the city.