COVID-19 and your visit to Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve
Openings and services differ across the country. Please check the Parks Canada national information portal dedicated to COVID-19 for regular updates.
Important information about your visit to COVID-19 and your visit to Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve
The services in Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve is now ended for the season. We look forward to seeing you in 2021.
What’s open (updated October 1st, 2020)
The services are:
- Hiking trails;
- Day-use areas, picnic areas and emergency shelters;
- Pit toilets;
What’s closed (updated October 1st, 2020)
- Reception and Interpretation Centre located in Havre-Saint-Pierre.
- Reception and Interpretation Centre located in Havre-Saint-Pierre;
- Reception and Interpretation Centre located in and Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan;
- Reception kiosk located in Baie-Johan-Beetz;
- Reception kiosk located in Aguanish;
- The exhibitions;
- Interpretive activities;
- Discovery activities are cancelled for the season;
- The docks;
- Camping facilities;
- oTENTik tents on Quarry island;
Your safety when visiting
- If you visit the islands, you will be responsible for your own safety. Locate the nearest emergency shelter and bring an effective means of communication. In the event of an incident or emergency, call 1-888-762-1422 (available 24/7).
- The health and safety of visitors and employees is of utmost importance to the Government of Canada. Parks Canada is following the advice of public health experts and continues to make every effort to limit the spread of COVID-19. Visitors should follow the advice of public health experts, including necessary hygiene practices and physical distancing of two metres from others.
- Parks Canada is asking Canadians to be cautious in their use of these places, to observe any regional or provincial travel restrictions and to respect any closures that are in place. Anyone participating in recreational activities should be extra cautious to avoid injury and/or getting lost to help minimize the demands placed on search and rescue teams and on the health care system.