Located across the road from the Visitor Information Centre, Pijeboogwek is the hub for winter activities in the park, as well as the starting point for many of our cycling paths.

Opening hours

The Pijeboogwek Waxing Shelter is open daily with a park attendant on duty until March 31, 2019.

  • Monday to Thursday: 9 am to 5 pm
  • Friday to Sunday: 8 am to 8 pm

Please note: If the park attendant is absent from the shelter, please purchase your permit at the Visitor Information Centre / Park Administration.

Phone numbers

  • Pijeboogwek: 506-876-1254
  • Administration: 506-876-2443


Equipment rentals are available during winter months. Cross-country skis, snowshoes and fat bikes are available for rent. We recommend that you call in advance to check availability. (Reservations can be taken for fat bikes only)


During the winter months, check out Parks Canada's official merchandise available for purchase at the Pijeboogwek Waxing Shelter.

Did you know?
The name Pijeboogwek is an early variation of the Mi'gmaq name Kouchibouguac, which means "river of the long tides".

Activities, services and facilities at Pijeboogwek

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