Due to COVID-19, many events and attractions listed on the website may be cancelled or closed. Get in touch with us! Our experts are on hand to advise you free of charge online, by phone or in writing. For more information on COVID-19, please visit Quebec.ca/coronavirus and the Government of Canada website.

Parc naturel et historique de l'Île aux Basques

Regional / municipal park Region:Bas-Saint-Laurent City : Trois-Pistoles

This exceptional destination is at once a designated national historic site, nature reserve and conservation area for migratory birds. Come observe moose, seals, a wide variety of birds, and more! A unique opportunity to see centuries-old ovens used by the Basques to melt whale blubber.

  Marina de Trois-Pistoles, Trois-Pistoles, Québec, Canada
418 554-8636

Activities and services

Activities

  • Cruise / boat excursion
  • Exhibitions
  • Nature interpretation
  • Sea mammal observation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Plant life observation
  • Fishing
  • Beach
  • Body of water
  • Hiking : 5 km
  • Tours : in french

Services

  • Internet access : wireless
  • Documentation / publications
  • Cottage accommodations
  • Panoramic view / lookout

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Parking for motor homes

Signs and shuttles

  • Shuttle

Groups

  • Reservations required
  • Group rates

Related services and activities

Schedules and rates

May 15 - October 15 (Approximate dates)

Location