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Réserve faunique de Matane

Wildlife reserve Region:Gaspésie City : Matane

Recognized above all for its exceptionally rich wildlife, Matane Wildlife Reserve offers visitors a stunning panorama of mountains and deep valleys furrowed by majestic rivers. Mooses are abundant throughout the reserve. Matane Wildlife Reserve is a natural treasure patiently waiting to be discovered.

  John Visitor Centre, 500, ch. de la réserve faunique, Saint-René-de-Matane, Québec, Canada, G0J 3E0
1 800 665-6527 Toll free
418 224-3345

Activities and services


  • Hunting
  • Nature interpretation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Fishing
  • Body of water
  • Hiking : 100 km
  • Snowshoeing : 7 km
  • Backcountry skiing / snowboarding (alpine touring)
  • Water sports : Kayaking
  • Water sports: Stand-up paddle boarding
  • Mountain biking
  • Other activities

Hunting species

  • Ruffed grouse
  • Moose
  • Black bear

Fishing species

  • Brook trout
  • Atlantic salmon
  • Lake trout

Kind of hunting

  • Guided hunting
  • Daily hunting

Kind of fishing

  • Fly fishing
  • Daily fishing


  • Pets allowed
  • Camping accommodation
  • Cottage accommodations
  • Shelter-accommodation
  • Lodging on the premises
  • Panoramic view / lookout

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Rental services

  • Rowboat rental
  • Kayak rental
  • Motor rental
  • Bike rental
  • Fishing equipment rental
  • Other watercraft or nautical equipment rental

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


  • Reservations recommended

Schedules and rates

Open year round