Please note that these private companies act independently in matters of maritime transport and assume full responsibility for their services. Parks Canada provides this information as a guide and is not responsible or liable for any errors therein.

Private companies recognized by Parks Canada offer a variety of transportation services to the islands from Rivière St-Jean, Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan and Havre-Saint-Pierre. One of them will surely meet your needs!

Schedules

Most boat operators are in operation from the middle of June to the beginning of September. Some companies are also in operation before and after these dates. Schedules and destinations are subject to change at the beginning and end of seasons. We ask that you contact the boat owners directly to verify the schedules and obtain more information.

All interpretation activities are presented in French, although some are available in English upon request and availability of staff.

Boat Excursions - 24 Passengers or more

From Havre-Saint-Pierre to the Centre area

Guided tours of 3 hrs 30 min, 4 hrs or 5 hrs with stops in one or two islands.

Île Niapiskau- Formation of monoliths (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Île Quarry- A mosaic of habitats (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Île Fantôme- Flora (interpretation by Services Maritimes Boréale).

Info/Reservations

Services Maritimes Boréale - Olivier Richard, owner

Phone : 418 538-2865

Toll free : 1 866 538-2865

Fax : 418 538-3822


From Havre-Saint-Pierre to the Eastern sector

Betchouane Migratory Bird shelter. Guided tours of 3 hrs 30 min, 4 hrs or 5 hrs with stops in one or two islands.

Petite île au Marteau- An adventure from one island to the next (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Info/Reservations

Services Maritimes Boréale - Olivier Richard, owner

Phone : 418 538-2865

Toll free : 1 866 538-2865

Fax : 418 538-3822

Boats for these trips have a limited capacity.

Le Calculot and Le Perroquet de Mer - 47 passengers

Le Capitaine Yockell - 36 passengers

Boat Excursions- 12 Passengers or less

From Havre-Saint-Pierre to the Centre area

Guided tours of 5 hrs 30 min.

Île Niapiskau- Formation of monoliths (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Île Quarry- A mosaic of habitats (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Grand Île- Interpretation by Services Maritimes Boréale.

Info/Reservations

Services Maritimes Boréale - Olivier Richard, owner

Phone : 418 538-2865

Toll free : 1 866 538-2865

Fax : 418 538-3822

Boats for these trips have a limited capacity.

Le Marsouin III - 12 passengers


From Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan to Western area.

Guided tours of 3 hrs 30 min.

Île Nue de Mingan- Beyond appearances, a rich island (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Île aux Perroquets- One island, one lighthouse, many birds (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Info/Reservations

Les Entreprises touristiques Loiselle inc. - Famille Loiselle, owner

Phone : 418 949-2307

Toll Free : 1 866 949-2307

Fax : 418 949-2349

Boats for these trips have a limited capacity.

Le Loup-Marin - 12 passengers

Le Perroquet - 8 passengers


From Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan to Western area.

Guided tours of 3 hrs 30 min, 3 hrs 45 min or 5 hrs 30 min.

Île aux Perroquets- One island, one lighthouse, many birds (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Île Nue de Mingan- Beyond appearances, a rich island (with Parks Canada heritage presenter).

Info/Reservations

Excursions du Phare enr. - Marius Vibert, owner

Phone : 418 949-2302

Toll free : 1 877 949-2302

Fax : 418 949-2071

Boats for these trips have a limited capacity.

Le Phare I and Le Phare II - 12 passengers


From Rivière-St-Jean to Anticosti Island with a possible stopover in the Mingan Archipelago

Package from 1 to 4 days with a stopover of 1hr. Interpretation by Anticosti/Minganie.

Info/Réservations

Anticosti/Minganie/Côte-Nord/Qc - Renauld Parisée, owner

Phone : 418 538-0911 or 418 567-8761

Boats for these trips have a limited capacity.

La Macreuse - 12 passengers


Departures from Havre-Saint-Pierre

Animated excursions with flexible duration

Boat rental with crew for a tailor-made excursion

Info/Reservations

Les Croisières du Capitaine Richard - M. Louis Richard, owner

Phone : 418-538-3375 or 418-566-9976

Boats for these trips have a limited capacity.

La Mariner V - 12 passengers

Taxis

For campers, hikers and picnickers wishing to explore precise destinations according to their time schedule.

Le Loup-Marin - Capacity : 12 passengers

Île Nue de Mingan- campers and hikers

Île aux Perroquets- hikers only

Info/Reservations

Les Entreprises touristiques Loiselle inc. - Famille Loiselle, owner

Phone : 418 949-2307

Toll free : 1 866 949-2307

Fax : 418 949-2349

Departure from Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan


Le Phare I et II - Capacity : 12 passengers

Stopovers

Île Nue de Mingan- campers and hikers

Île aux Perroquets- hikers only

Info/Reservations

Excursions du Phare enr. - Marius Vibert, owner

Phone : 418 949-2302

Toll free : 1 877 949-2302

Fax : 418 949-2071

Departure from Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan


Le Marsouin III - Capacity : 12 passengers

Stops

Île à la Chasse- campers and hikers

Île du Havre- campers and hikers

Île Niapiskau- campers and hikers

Île Quarry- campers and hikers

Grande Île- campers and hikers

Grosse île au Marteau- hikers only

Petite île au Marteau- hikers only

Île du Fantôme- hikers only

Info/Reservations

Services Maritimes Boréale - Olivier Richard, owner

Phone : 418 538-2865

Toll free : 1 866 538-2865

Fax : 418 538-3822

Departures from Havre-Saint-Pierre Marina

Kayak

Noryak Aventures (French only)

Guided hikes, gourmet meals and interpretation. Daily excursions. 3 to 5 day group expeditions. Rental equipement.

Info/Réservations

M. Mathieu Bourdon - owner

Phone : 418 949-2707

10, route 138, Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan

Some packages may be available upon request. Groups of 12 people maximum.

Quatre Natures

Total of 7-day trip from Quebec including 5-day sea kayaking in Mingan Archipelago.

Info/Reservations

Yohann Moucheboeuf - Adventure Guide / President and Founder

Phone : 418 271-7234

Departures by vehicle from Québec to Havre-St-Pierre.


Chinook Aventure (French only)

Total of 7-day trip from Montréal including 5-day sea kayaking in Mingan Archipelago.

Info/Reservations

M. Charles-Alexandre Desjardins - Founding-president / Adventure guide

Phone : 514 271-6046

Toll free : 1 888 599-0999

Departures by vehicle from Montréal to Havre-St-Pierre.

Stand up paddleboard

Les Vagues - Loisirs marins

  • Grosse Île au Marteau
  • Petite île au Marteau
  • Île du Havre
  • Île Quarry
Info/Reservations

Jane-Anne Cormier - founder

Phone : 418 553-3849

Havre-Saint-Pierre

Departures from Havre-Saint-Pierre Marina. Transport with Services Maritimes Boréale.

Groups of 6 people maximum.