LE PETIT MARAIS DE SAINT-GÉDÉON - Hiking

LE PETIT MARAIS DE SAINT-GÉDÉON - Hiking


Saguenay - Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec



Overview

Difficulty Easy
Distance 2 KM
Animal Dog allowed

Activities

Hiking

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This marsh, with an area of ​​120 hectares, offers the possibility to walker to observe and understand the flora and fauna through the interpretive infrastructure. It counts six species of amphibians, 16 species of fish and 207 species of birds. Two observation towers and two gazebos are available with the interpretive trail.

Services

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Details

Access fee Free
Schedule
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Coordinates
48.4949 -71.7758

Contact Information

(518) 381-4700
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Starting Point

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Discover the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean

The Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean  is the third largest administrative region in Quebec, known for its  wonderful  green landscapes. Geographically it  is located to the south,  on the north shore of the St. Lawrence fleuve.

In addition, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean has the particularity of encompassing within its territory the Saguenay Fjord, which is an important tourist destination that can be visited by bicycle or boat.

Youcan explore the  Veloroute du Fjord, to discover magnificent  views, or take  a  sea shuttle for a cruise. If you'regoing to havea lot of fun, you'll even be able to see whales and beluga whales!

Nature, however, is not the only attraction of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean. The regionalso famousforthe historic village of Val-Jalbert. It is a ghost town,  located near Lac-Saint-Jean and was founded in 1901 by Damase Jalbert, the owner of a pulp mill.

Today the city is a tourist attraction that will allow you to take a step back in time, visiting the period wooden houses, the post office, the convent-school and much more!

Finally, O n can not   fail to mention the  several festivals that take place in the region. The warmth of the inhabitants of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean is reflected  in a series of cultural and musical events,especially for families, such as:

·         The fabulous story of akingdom,  a historical comedy that has been set in the region's thetates since 1988

·         The Festi'Glace

·         Saguenay in Food