Just 30 minutes from Québec City, you’ll fall under the spell of a vast mountainous plateau cut by deep valleys. Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier is host to one of the most beautiful glacial valleys in Québec, the spectacular Vallée de la Jacques-Cartier. The Jacques Cartier River, calm in some places and turbulent in others, has sliced a 550-metre-deep channel into the plateau. A coniferous forest dominates the high plateaus, and deciduous trees people the deep valleys. Here, nature is both inspiring and serene.
The 5th edition of Québec’s National Parks Day will take place Saturday, September 6, 2014. Enjoy a wide range of special activities in the Parcs Québec network and experience the pleasure of being active in nature. Free admission to the national parks for this event! See the detailed program
Staying at the park this summer? Get 50% off boat rental in the mornings. Simply show your accommodations receipt at the rental centre. Applies to rentals for an hour only. First come, first served! Certain conditions apply. Certain conditions apply.
Enjoy new advantages on purchase or renewal of your Annual Parcs Québec Network Card: a 10% discount in all Boutique Nature outlets and a free night of camping in the Parcs Québec network. Details and conditions
Enjoy a 25% discount on the fishing with stay in a cabin package for your trip this summer! Use the promo code "PECHE-25" when booking. Certain conditions apply. Consult the list of participating fishing sectors valid for this offer.
Make a contribution to the protection and conservation of Parcs Québec network national parks by participating in the Fonds Parcs Québec Adopt an Animal program.
Please note that business hours for the Discovery and Visitors Centre have been changed. You can go online to purchase your entry pass and right of access for fishing if you plan on arriving before the Centre opens. Don’t forget to declare your catches by filling out the Day Fishing Authorization form, available at the Discovery and Visitors Centre.
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