Universal access

La Mauricie National Park offers accessible and adapted services for people with restricted physical ability.

Reception centres and Service centre
  • Saint-Mathieu Visitor Reception Centre
    • accessible washrooms
  • Saint-Jean-des-Piles Visitor Reception and Interpretation Centre
    • adapted counter
    • accessible washrooms
  • Rivière à la Pêche Service Centre
    • accessible washrooms
    • accessible outdoor terrace (summer only)
Rivière à la Pêche Campground
  • oTENTik F7
    • ramp
    • adapted interior
    • adapted trail between oTENTik and service building
    • accessible service building
  • Semi-serviced campsites D9, E11 and E13
    • adapted picnic tables
    • adapted trail to service buildings D and E
    • accessible and adapted service buildings A, B, C, D and E, including showers
Mistagance Campground
  • Semi-serviced campsite A14
    • adapted picnic table
    • adapted trail to service building A
    • accessible and adapted service building A
Picnic Areas
  • Mekinac Picnic Area
    • adapted picnic table
    • accessible access trail
    • accessible dry toilet
  • Lac Edouard Picnic Area
    • adapted picnic tables
    • accessible washrooms
  • Esker Picnic Area
    • aapted picnic tables
    • accessible washrooms
  • Shewenegan Picnic Area
    • partially accessible due to steep slope of access trail
    • adapted picnic tables
    • accessible washrooms
Lookouts on Parkway
  • Vide-Bouteille Lookout
    • accessible directly along the road
  • Le Passage Lookout
    • accessible by an asphalted trail
  • Lac Étienne Trail
    • accessible by Lac Édouard Picnic Area
    • dirt surface
    • 1.4 km loop
  • Les Cascades Trail
    • partially accessible by Shewenegan Picnic Area
    • asphalted trail on first part
    • 1.2 km going and coming


Access is free for the companion accompanying the person with a disability at La Mauricie National Park. For the free access, the special needs person must present, for each visit, a valid card from a recognized association or institution.

Service Animals

Service animals are permitted everywhere in La Mauricie National Park. They must be clearly identified and be kept on a leash or wear a harness at all times.

For more information, contact our information line at 819-538-3232.