Enthusiastic naturalists are there to answer your questions and help you discover the flora, fauna and history of the park.

Enhance your visit – meet the naturalists!

Animated displays
A naturalist from Parks Canada

Would you like to learn more about the different wildlife species found in La Mauricie National Park? Do you have questions about prescribed burns or conservation projects? Watch for our naturalists and their kiosks at the Shewenegan or Lac-Édouard picnic grounds.

Here are a few examples of the species covered to pique your curiosity:

Clever camper
A naturalist from Prks Canada with two senior citizens

Are you staying alone or with your family at one of the three campgrounds? Our naturalists stop by at certain times, especially in the morning when the weather is good, to share their passion for the park's flora and fauna. If you are curious about nature and would like a naturalist to visit your site, feel free to approach them; it's a great way to enrich your stay!

On the trails
A naturalist from Parks Canada shows a flower to a young couple in a trail

While hiking, on a nice day, you might encounter a species known for its great knowledge: the naturalist! These park enthusiasts will be hiking on some of the popular trails, including Lac-Gabet and Mekinac, to engage in their favourite activity: sharing their knowledge of wildlife, flora and resource conservation.