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.
At the entrance to Mauricie National Park, the domain of Saint-Jean-des-Piles, located on the shores of the St. Maurice River, invites you to the Maison Bellemare bed and breakfast, with... ( Next )
Located in the heart of the country in an enchanting setting, our romantic inn magically blends comfort, gastronomy and atmosphere. Discover an inn with romanesque charm and enjoy our patios and... ( Next )
Step back into the region’s history and visit a trading-post where actor-storytellers share secrets of the fur trade, the oldest business activity in the country. Have fun joining in the quiz game... ( Next )
At Saint-Jean-des-Piles, close to Mauricie National Park, our B&B, nestled between mountain and forest, offers you a quiet space for a guaranteed good rest. In winter, our Musher Package includes... ( Next )
Éco Griffe is a boutique that offers various articles made from recycled fur. Whether your are looking for mittens, hats, scarves, hoods, handbags, ear muffs or hand warmers, we have everything that... ( Next )
A trading centre between the Amerindians and the French in the early days of the colony, La Gabelle nature park has a long history. Here fishing enthusiasts can enjoy excellent access to the... ( Next )
By means of their gastronomy and delicatessen, the Kelhetter sisters invite you to enjoy the flavours of Mauricie and Québec. Enjoy a meal on-site, to take home or treat yourself to a meal prepared... ( Next )
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