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Full-Scale Nature in Québec

Québec is home to 8,275 lakes that exceed 3 km2 (1.16 sq. mi.) in size, and  a marine park with a very rich ecosystem. From May til October, 13 species of whales swim in the waters of the estuary and the gulf of the St. Lawrence River! Here, nature seduces, attracts and amazes. Behind its full scale are hidden small marvels that add to its pure beauty. Whether you are looking at the majestic Saguenay fjord or admiring the gigantic Percé rock, you will be amazed by the beauty and the immensity of our natural heritage.



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Parc national d’Aiguebelle — Abitibi-Témiscamingue

The crown jewel of the Abitibi-Témiscamingue wilderness, Parc national d'Aiguebelle is home to a variety of geological phenomena with evocative names: giant's kettle, pillow lava. You'll not only see moose and beavers while hiking or canoeing, but you can ...

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Parc national Tursujuq — Nunavik and its Parks

On the eastern coast of Hudson Bay, not far from the Inuit community of Umiujaq, this region boasts the largest national park in Québec. A cultural crossroads, it possesses remnants of human occupation dating back more than 3,000 years, and former trading posts once ...

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Parc national de la Gaspésie — Gaspésie

The Chic-Chocs, a Micmac word meaning impassable wall, is a mountain range that crosses the Parc national de la Gaspésie. Today, this continuation of the Appalachians brings a smile to hikers. In fact, hiking gets you the most out of this unique region. Be sure to stop at ...

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Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier — Québec

The incomparable Rivière Jacques-Cartier that flows in the valley at the foot of stark cliffs is the centrepiece of this remarkable land that was occupied over the years by Aboriginals, explorers and woodsmen. Get the most of your trip by going rafting or canoeing, or hike ...

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Parc national du Bic — Bas-Saint-Laurent

Head out to the dreamy coves, bays and capes that hug the sea in the St. Lawrence estuary. It's no surprise that harbour seals love to stop at this true paradise. The breathtaking sunsets are considered to be the most beautiful in the world. Reserve a campground or jump in a ...

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Parc national des Pingualuit — Nunavik and its Parks

“Nunavingmi pikkuminartuq“ is an expression in Inuktitut used to describe the power and beauty of this exceptional site. It means “a remarkable place where a person may come to be revitalized.” Under the immensity of the Arctic sky is a territory of ...

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Parc national de la Pointe-Taillon — Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean

Walk spellbound along the long, sandy beach of Parc national de la Pointe-Taillon. Close examination of the sand reveals a world of splendour: garnets, zircon, lodestone. Upon your return from discovering the ponds and marshes that line the 45-km (28-mi.) bicycle path, jump into ...

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Parc national Kuururjuaq — Nunavik and its Parks

The Inuit call this region Torngait, which means “a place inhabited by the spirits.” Inuit legends and myths permeate this 4,000-km2 (1,544-sq. mi.) region. Mysterious and majestic, Parc national Kuururjuaq stretches from the sea to the heavens, near the northern tip ...

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Parc national des Grands-Jardins — Charlevoix

Parc national des Grands-Jardins is often compared to Northern Québec due to its carpets of ground lichen and the exceptional Arctic vegetation that line the trails. For years, the park's lakes were known for their incredible fishing. Are you familiar with speckled ...

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