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Rivière-aux-Rochers Park and Salmon Ladder

Regional / municipal park Region:Duplessis City : Port-CartierDistrict : Sector of Port-Cartier

This easily accessible park provides a fascinating presentation on salmon. In season, visitors can observe salmon in a trap from where the fish are transported by tanker truck above the dam, having reached it via fish pass. Enjoy a walk along the trail to the neighbouring Rivière Dominique waterfall.

  24, rue Luc Mayrand, Port-Cartier, Québec, Canada, G5B 2G9
418 766-2777

Activities and services


  • Exhibitions
  • Site interpretation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Fishing
  • Body of water
  • Hiking : 1 km
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Self-guided tours
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english


  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Panoramic view / lookout

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


  • Full access (Kéroul)
  • Services for the hearing impaired (Kéroul)
  • Services for the visually impaired (Kéroul)


  • Entertainment
  • Reservations required
  • Group rates
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

Schedules and rates

June 1 - September 15 (Approximate dates)