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!
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.
There are a multitude of outdoor activities on offer at the Parc des Îles, which is located at the heart of the Matane River in the town centre. You'll see lots of people running, walking and cycling around the park using the 1-kilometre-long looped cycle track. If visiting with your family, take advantage of the different play and picnic areas. You can also rent pedalos, kayaks and bikes. There's a mini-golf course and a water playground. There's even a supervised beach area where you can swim. Parc des Îles is one of the best places in town to spend a summers day.