The Route des Rivières de la Mauricie is a tourist circuit offering a wealth of diverse experiences – cultural, recreational, touristic, historical and heritage-based – that are linked to the presence of rivers in a rich and luxuriant natural landscape.
Water has marked the Mauricie’s economic development, inspired the most captivating legends and provided much pleasure and enjoyment. As a result, visitors to the Mauricie are invited to discover its breathtaking landscapes, enjoy exciting activities and learn about the region’s history through its network of rivers.
The Route des Rivières allows visitors to discover the reasons for the Mauricie’s appeal: a vast wilderness and staggering variety of activities, enhanced by tales and legends. This tourist circuit reveals the amazing panorama along the majestic Saint-Maurice River on route 155.
The Route des Rivières is also the ideal opportunity to discover Québec’s true nature and bask in the warmth of the people encountered along the way.
And if the rivers could talk...
What would they tell us? Pay attention and listen to what the rivers have to say. You’ll be pleasantly surprised!
Watch for tourist signage and check out the signs along the highway beginning in summer 2009!
In summer 2009, obtain a copy of the official tourist map of the Route des Rivières in all tourist reception bureaus in the Mauricie and watch for the tourist signs along your itinerary.
Look for this symbol inside this guide. It indicates the sites and attractions located on the circuit.
With an area of approximately 30,000 square kilometres, the Haut-Saint- Maurice region includes the City of La Tuque (formerly La Tuque, La Croche, Parent and non-organized territories) the rural... ( Next )
January 23 to 25 2015 Festi-Volant St.Maurice River, Grandes-Piles www.festivolant.com Wintertime family activities in a colourful setting. Flying of kites of all sizes. Kitesurfers and... ( Next )
An out-of-the-ordinary tourist attraction, Le Rond Coin, invites young and old alike to enjoy the warmth of its enormous yurt, which is also a general store. Enjoy their famous “gridchise”... ( Next )
La Tempérance B&B is located in the former rectory of Charette in the heart of the village. A comfortable and friendly ambiance awaits you in order to rest and relax in a delightful country... ( Next )
Trois-Rivières, a surprising destination! With its art and history, Trois-Rivières now has a remarkable number of interesting and unusual curiosities for its size. Take downtown for example: it has... ( Next )
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The Church of Saint-Pierre houses one of North America’s most beautiful collections of stained glass, created by Italian artist Guido Nincheri between 1930 and 1968, as well as a symbolic... ( Next )
Business sector : Churches, shrine and religious tourism -
Our goal is to offer memories that will last a lifetime. Come stay in one of our cottages with their unique, enchanting décor. Here on the bank of the St.Maurice River you’ll find comfort and... ( Next )