Experience the relaxing sound of the waves lapping at the shore and enjoy our wide open spaces so you can switch off and reconnect with nature.
There are several public access waterside spots that are perfect for picnics with friends, family or as a couple.
If you love sea kayaking, you're in luck – several coastal municipalities have the necessary infrastructure so you can enjoy your passion.
Make the most of our relaxing trails along the banks of the St. Lawrence and take in the salty air… Whether you simply want to watch the sunset or want to celebrate around a beach fire, make some me time in La Matanie!
Are you looking for the perfect place to cast a line? Discover our fishing docks along the shoreline. Depending on the season and the sea levels, you can fish for striped bass, mackerel, cod and smelt. You don't even need a fishing licence. Come down to the dock to share your experiences and learn new tricks from local fishermen!
The rules and regulations concerning fishing periods, the number of catches allowed per sector and the types of hooks to be used vary from one species to the next and are updated regularly. Before you go fishing, make sure you are well informed about the regulations in effect by visiting the “Sport Fishing” sectionof the official website of the Government of Québec and Fisheries and Oceans Canada.
Whether you're a sailor, boating enthusiast or simply curious, you have to stop of at the marina. Close to the town centre and with a bar and catering service, it's the perfect place to refuel and meet some interesting people. The sailboats will impress young and old alike.
Destination Haute-Mer - Deep Sea Excursion (observation and fishing)
Embark on the Destination Haute-Mer adventure with the captains and fishing guides Guillaume and Christophe. Whether it is to fish for mackerel, cod, striped bass or other types of groundfish, or to observe the marine mammals inhabiting our superb region, these experienced guides will make you live unforgettable moments. Their boat is designed expressly for navigation at sea, is very spacious, stable and, above all, very safe.