Fishing is still an important activity in the way of life of Gaspesians, whether it is commercial fishing, sport fishing, or fishing from the wharves.
On the wharves you meet friendly people who take great pleasure in telling many colourful stories related to the catches of the day, intertwined with anecdotes and popular tales. You don't need a licence to fish from wharves in Gaspésie. Accept the invitation of professional fishers, enjoy this authentic and exclusive experience by participating in hauling lobster traps and crew duties. On occasion, you can also watch the fishers haul in bait nets (plaice, herring, or mackerel). This unique experience will offer you a taste of life as a coastal fisher.
List of Wharves (where you don't need licence to fish)
|Sainte-Anne-des-Monts||Gaspé (Sandy Beach)||Paspébiac|
|La Martre||Percé||New Richmond|
Hunting and fishing
Seaside FishingThe Matapédia Valley
Pêche sportive de la Baie-des-ChaleursThe Chaleur Bay
Excursions L'OmirlouThe Chaleur Bay
On the sea with the coastal fishermenLand's End
Auberge et chalets Griffon AventureLand's End
Top 5 - Types of fishing activities in Gaspésie
When we think about a day spent fishing, we often think about doing it on a lake from a boat, but in Gaspésie, we can enjoy a wide variety of fishing activities! Here are 5 types of fishing activities to enjoy during your holidays in Gaspésie. [ Read the article ]