Pointe-aux-roches Statistics

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

10 KM

Dog allowed


What are the activities at Pointe-aux-roches ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Pointe-aux-roches?

Pointe-aux-roches Park is located about an hour's drive north of the town of Amos in Abitibi-Témiscamingue. This beautiful provincial park is surrounded by forests and lakes and offers a multitude of activities for outdoor enthusiasts.

These include a supervised beach, hiking and biking trails, picnic and rest areas, and rustic camping. Nature lovers will also be delighted to discover the park's wealth of wildlife, including birds, beavers and elk.

Pointe-aux-roches Park is an ideal place to recharge and enjoy the wild beauty of Abitibi-Témiscamingue.



What are the services on site?

Parking Toilet Shelter Bridge Picnic table Swim Rustic camping

What are the hiking trails at Pointe-aux-roches ?

  • Trails
    Distance
    Elevation
    Type
    Difficulty
  • Pointe-aux-roches
    10 km
    Linear
    Beginner

Rate & open hour

Access fee Free
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
47.4894736 -79.070646

What are the coordinates and address of Pointe-aux-roches?

Parc de la Pointe-aux-roches

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Starting Point

To get to the Pointe-aux-roches trails, you must go to the municipality of La Sarre, in Abitibi-Témiscamingue. From there, go to the Lac-aux-Sables road and follow the signs to the trails.

The trailhead for the Pointe-aux-roches Park trails is located at the west end of the park, on Principale Street.

Why visit Pointe-aux-roches

The Pointe-aux-roches is located about an hour's drive north of the town of Amos. This area is characterized by a boreal forest and lakes and rivers that offer beautiful scenery. Pointe-aux-roches is a great place for fishing, boating and hiking.

Pointe-aux-roches Park is located about 400 kilometers northwest of Montreal in the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region. This park is a true natural jewel, which offers a multitude of activities and landscapes to discover. There is a beautiful white sand beach, lush forests, lakes and peaceful rivers, as well as many wild animals. The park is also ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, who will be able to practice hiking, canoeing, kayaking or camping.

Is Parc de la Pointe-aux-roches in Abitibi-Témiscamingue a suitable place for the whole family and children?

No, there is no designated area for children.

Things not to be missed

The Pointe-aux-roches is located near the La Vérendrye Wildlife Reserve, making it an ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Activities not to be missed in this region include fishing, hunting, canoeing and hiking. The region is also known for its spectacular scenery, which is a delight for amateur and professional photographers.

Camping is a very popular activity in the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region. The best camping spots in Pointe-aux-roches depend on one's preferences, but here are some suggestions: the Lac Blanc campground, the Lac à l'Épaule campground, and the Lac aux Castors campground.

The best activities to do near Pointe-aux-roches Park are hiking, kayaking and fishing. Hiking is great, as it will allow you to experience the beautiful scenery of the area. Kayaking is also a good option, as it will allow you to navigate the calm waters of the lake. Finally, fishing is a very popular activity in this area and it will allow you to catch many fish.

Activities:

-Bird watching

-Fishing

-Hiking

-Biking

Where to eat?

1. At the foot of the falls in Amos

2. In a sugar shack in Saint-André-Avellin

3. In a yurt in Val-d'Or

4. On an island in La Sarre

5. In a train car in Rouyn-Noranda

6. In a cave in Amos

7. On top of a mountain in Ville-Marie

8. In a barn in Notre-Dame-du-Nord

There is no better camping spot at Pointe-aux-roches Park in the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region.




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Parc de la Pointe-aux-roches ?

Easy

Are dogs allowed?

Yes

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is it free?

Yes

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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