From August 29 to October 11, 2020

At La Mauricie National Park, fall is a season that is awash in colour, a time to enjoy many outdoor activities. In the company of naturalists, enjoy some exceptional experiences – for example, take part in a free activity on wildlife.

150 feet from the beaver!

Beaver in the water eating a stem
Would you wish to learn more on the topic of Parks Canada's emblem?

Are you fascinated by these ingenious rodents? Come discover the world of these tireless builders who have shaped the park’s landscape and who have made their mark on North America's history.

Day: Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays
Meeting location: Mekinac parking lot
Hours: 1 pm (Thursday), 3 pm (Saturday), 11 am (Sunday)
Duration: 1.5 hrs

N.B.: No reservation required. Be at the meeting place 15 minutes before the beginning of the activity.


Evening programs

A talk in an amphitheater
Evening talks

Evening talks, quiz, special guests…, an original way to make the most of your evenings and to discover the park’s natural and cultural treasures.

Days: Saturdays
Meeting locations: Rivière à la Pêche Service Centre
Hour: 7:30 pm
Duration: 1 hr


A hike to the bear’s domain

Are you curious about black bears? Come take a peek in their vast domain.

Days: Tuesdays and Thursday
Meeting location:Lac-Gabet parking lot
Hour: 3 pm
Duration:1.5 hrs

NOTE:No reservation required. Be at the meeting place 15 minutes before the beginning of the activity


Wildlife Connection

Do you have a special interest in wildlife? Meet the naturalists to enhance or share your knowledge.

Days: Saturdays and Sundays
Meeting location: Shewenegan picnic area (Saturday) / Lac Edouard picnic area (Sunday)
Hours: 2:30 pm (Saturday) / 1 pm (Sunday)
Duration: 2 hrs


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Logo 50e anniversaire du Parc national de la Mauricie - La Mauricie ntional park 50th anniversary logo