Recreation Centre snack-bar

Overview of the Recreation Centre at Petit-Gaspé

Located near the South Area entrance, the recreation centre is home to many facilities and services: heated swimming pool and wading pool, tennis court, shuffleboard court, convenience store, self-service laundry and a snack-bar. 

Menu at a glance: 

  • Hot food: hot dog, hamburger, pulled pork poutine, etc.
  • Regional products: shrimp roll, yak burger (supplied by the Bos G. farm, Saint-Elzéar-de-Bonaventure) and goat cheese poutine from the Natibo farm (Caplan)
  • Boxed lunches (perfect for a picnic or a hike)

Information: 418-892-0000

Dates and hours of operation: June 16 to September 16, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Penouille snack-bar

A snack-bar next to the beach.

Located in the Penouille Visitor Centre, this snack-bar boasts a lovely deck with an unbeatable view out over Gaspé Bay. It’s a great place to have lunch or enjoy an expresso before heading back to the beach.

The menu at a glance:

  • Gourmet sandwiches:  ham, chicken, veggie, grilled cheese
  • Salads: quinoa, garden, pasta
  • Pastries: turnovers, croissants, “chocolatines,” muffins, etc.
  • Snacks: chips, chocolate, frozen treats, granola bars, etc.
  • Beverages: expresso coffee, regular coffee, soft drinks, water and a variety of juices


Information: Écorécréo, 418-360-7292  

Dates and hours of operation: June 23 to September 3, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Parks Canada shop

Penouille Visitors' Centre Parks Canada shop

If you need to replace a cap teased away by the wind, find a gift for the person looking after your plants while you’re away, treat yourself to something to keep your shoulders warm on a cool evening, or bring home a souvenir from land’s end for grandma, look no farther than the Parks Canada shops at the Penouille Visitors’ Centre.