Winter season 2017-2018

The summer season will run from May 18 to October 29, 2017. (From October 10 to 29, even though the Parkway is closed, the Rivière à la Pêche sector is still open for hiking.) The park will be closed from October 30 to December 8 for construction as part of the federal infrastructure investment program. The Rivière à la Pêche sector (Saint-Jean-des-Piles entrance) will be open for the winter season, from December 9, 2017 to March 31, 2018.

Hours of operation for 2018 will be published as soon as the dates are confirmed.

Facilities and services schedule-summer season 2017

Parkway
Place: Parkway
Date: May 18 to Oct. 9 Every day
Parkway closed for construction work from September 5 to October 9, between the Wapizagonke picnic area and Lac-Soumire.
Certain portions of the Parkway will be closed for the Défis du parc August 25, 26 and 27.

 

Reception centre
Place: Saint-Jean-des-Piles 
Date: May 18 to May 26 Friday: 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Other days: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
May 27 to Sept. 4 Every day: 7 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Sept. 5 to Oct. 29 Friday: 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Other days: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Place:  Saint-Mathieu
Date: May 18 to May 26 Friday: 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Other days: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
May 27 to Sept. 4 Every day: 7 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. 
Sept. 5 to Oct. 9  Friday: 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Other days: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

 

Activities with naturalists
Place: Different sites
Date: June 24 to Aug. 27 From Tuesday to Sunday
Sept. 2 to Oct. 8 From Thursday to Sunday

 

Group campground
Place: La Clairière
Date: May 18 to Oct. 9 Every day

 

Camping
Place: Rivière à la Pêche
Date: May 18 to Oct. 9 Every day
Place: Wapizagonke
Date: June 22 to Sept. 4 Every day
Place: Mistagance
Date: May 18 to Oct. 9 Every day

 

Parks Canada oTENTik
Place : Rivière à la Pêche
Date : Open year-round Every day
Place : Mistagance
Date : May 18 to Oct. 9 Every day

 

Canoe-camping
Place: Backcountry
Date: May 18 to Oct. 9 Every day

 

Canteen
Place: Shewenegan Picnic Area (Food service)
Date: May 18 to June 22 Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June 23 to Sept. 4 Every day: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sept. 5 to Oct. 9 Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Place: Lac Edouard Picnic Area (Food service)
Date:
 
May 25 to June 22 Saturday and Sunday and Holidays : 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June 23 to Sept. 4 Every day: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sept. 5 to 24 Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Place: Wapizagonke Picnic Area (Convenience store)
Date: June 22 to Sept. 4  Every day: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Place: Rivière à la Pêche Service Centre (Vending machines)
Date: May 18 to Oct. 29 Every day
 

Rivière à la Pêche Service centre
Place: Rivière à la Pêche
Date: May 18 to Oct. 29 Every day

 

Boat rental
Place: Shewenegan Picnic Area
Date: May 18 to May 26  Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
May 27 to Sept. 4 Every day: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sept.5 to Oct. 9 Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Other days: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Place: Lac Edouard Picnic Area
Date: May 18 to June 16 Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Saturday and Sunday and Holidays: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
June 17 to Sept. 4 Every day: 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 5 to Oct. 9 

Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Other days: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Place: Wapizagonke Picnic Area
Date: May 18 to May 26

Friday: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

May 27 to Sept. 4 Every day: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sept. 5 to Oct. 9 Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Other days: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Fishing
Place: On designated lakes
Date: May 27 to Sept. 4 Draw at 7 a.m.

Register for the draw upon presentation of a mandatory piece of ID at the visitors’ centres.