Hiking is an excellent way to discover the wonders of the wilderness.
There are several hundred kilometres of trails offered for unforgettable contact with the mountain and for total absorption in panoramas of exquisite beauty. From dense forest to tundra, various trails lead you through diverse mountainous landscapes.
The Parc national de la Gaspésie provides access to an exceptional mountainous environment. Admire the impressive view of Mont Jacques-Cartier, the second highest peak of Québec. Here one can discover the habitat of a woodland caribou herd, the last representative of this species south of the St. Lawrence River.
Forillon Park offers an impressive variety of trails for hikers of all levels, including several loops where one can discover the seashore, forest, magnificent waterfall, heritage sites, and the observation tower of Mont Saint-Alban, with a 360º panoramic view.
Long hikes in Gaspésie
Here are some trails to better appreciate the long hikes on offer in Gaspésie. Traveling at the pace of your footsteps, from shelter to shelter, with backpack and boots, this is an experience for any hiking enthusiast. In Gaspésie, it is not only possible, but it is also the only place in North America where the trail is GR certified. [ Read the article ]