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Réserve Faunique De Matane - Réserve Faunique De Matane

Réserve Faunique De Matane hiking

Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Réserve Faunique De Matane Statistics

Difficulty

Easy

Distance

117 KM

Elevation gain

785 meters

What are the activities at Réserve Faunique De Matane ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Réserve Faunique De Matane?

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

Réserve faunique de Matane trails list and map ?

Trails Distance Difficulty
Étang à la Truite 1.5 km Beginner
Sentier du mont Blanc - Émérite 8 km Intermediate
Sentier international des Appalaches - En savoir plus 106.5 km 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
-66.78951800000002
48.682139

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

Hiker reviews

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 reviews

1 2 3 4 5

Recent reviews

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Wayne Karim

5 out of 5 stars

Amazing place to hunt moose. The camp was clean and confortable. The view was amazing

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
François Dumaine
Shared by
Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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