Overview

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

117 KM

Elevation gain

785 meters

What are the activities on site?

Hiking


See photos of the Réserve Faunique De Matane


Why choose this trail?

This reserve, with an area of ​​1282 km², is characterized by the density of moose found there. Indeed, there are three or four people per square kilometer. We even devoted an interpretive center that deer. The territory is covered with a mixed forest dominated by conifers, interspersed with water bodies including rivers Matane and Cap-Chat. This forest full of deer, foxes and more than 150 species of birds including the bald eagle and the golden eagle. Mont Blanc trail leads to the summit, the highest place with 1065 m altitude. This trail can cross different floors of vegetation. Trails Pond Trout and Mud Flat Thibeault include observation towers moose. They go through mud flats, an unusual phenomenon in Quebec. The International Appalachian Trail crosses the reserve through the Mont Blanc and some other summits.



What are the services on site?

Parking Reception Toilet Lodging Interpretation Center Picnic table Camping

What are the best trails at Réserve Faunique De Matane ?

  • Trails
    Distance
    Elevation
    Type
    Difficulty
  • Étang à la Truite
    1.5 km
    Linear
    Beginner
  • Sentier du mont Blanc - Émérite
    8 km
    765 m
    Linear
    Intermediate
  • Sentier international des Appalaches - En savoir plus
    106.5 km
    1000 m
    Linear
    Advanced

Rate & open hour

Access fee Free
Schedule

Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Coordinates
48.682139 -66.789518

What are the coordinates and address of Réserve Faunique De Matane?

Réserve faunique de Matane
(418) 224-3345
500 Chemin de la Réserve Faunique, Saint-René-de-Matane, QC G0J 3E0, Canada

What are the comments and evaluations from the community?

Wayne Karim
Wayne Karim
Amazing place to hunt moose. The camp was clean and confortable. The view was amazing
2 years ago




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Réserve faunique de Matane ?

Easy

What is the elevation of Réserve faunique de Matane?

785.00 M

What are the opening hours ?

Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is it free?

Yes

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

Yes


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