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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 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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  • Wildlife Observation
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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 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 du Lac-Témiscouata — Bas-Saint-Laurent

It’s the latest addition to Québec’s network of national parks. Elegantly balanced between water and forest, it is also home to almost 10,000 years of history. Visitors will be attracted by the long sandy shores of Lac Témiscouata, the hiking, the flora ...

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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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Parcs Canada / Parc national de la Mauricie — Mauricie

Quebec as you imagined: an immense virgin forest area dotted with beautiful lakes. Five times the size of Paris, the park is located halfway between the cities of Montréal and Québec. Come for hiking, swimming in the waterfalls or the beach, fishing, fall colors, ...

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Parc national du Mont-Mégantic — Cantons-de-l'est

Nestled in the heart of the first International Dark Sky Reserve, Parc national du Mont-Mégantic is the place to go for a fascinating voyage through space and the history of the universe. But remember, you can’t leave the park without returning to earth. You can also ...

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Parc national du Fjord-du-Saguenay — Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean

The scenery is awe-inspiring! In this magnificent spot, nature used its colossal strength to create a fjord. The protected shores of the Saguenay–St. Lawrent Marine Park are the ideal place for spotting belugas. An impressive array of activities are available on land or at ...

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