Information - Réserve faunique de Portneuf - Wildlife Reserves - Sépaq

Réserve faunique de Portneuf


Open in the winter


Réserve faunique de Portneuf lies in the Québec City tourism region about one hundred kilometres northwest of the capital.

Rivière-à-Pierre Registration Centre 92 km 244 km


Access and Operating Period

The registration centre is at the administrative office in Rivière-à-Pierre.


  • March 18 to May 9, 2019
    • Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Saturday and Sunday: closed
  • May 10 to September 2, 2019
    • Saturday to Thursday, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    • Friday, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • September 3 to October 4, 2019
    • every day, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • October 5 to November 3, 2019
    • Monday to Thursday, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Friday, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Saturday and Sunday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • November 4 to 10, 2019
    • every day, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • November 11 to December 12, 2019
    • Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Saturday and Sunday: closed
  • December 13, 2019, to March 15, 2020
    • Monday to Thursday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Friday, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    • Saturday and Sunday: closed

Get directions

From Quebec City:

  • From Highway 40 (West), take exit 281. Follow Route 365 North until Saint-Raymond, then Route 367 North until Rivière-à-Pierre.

From Montreal:

  • From Highway 40 (East), take exit 254. Follow Route 363 North, then Route 354 East until Saint-Raymond, then Route 367 North until Rivière-à-Pierre.


Registration Centre

  • Information
  • Registration
  • Rental
    • Fishing rod
    • Canoe
    • Row boat
    • Bedding
    • Motor
    • Pedal boat
    • Life jacket for adult and children
  • Sales
    • Bait and decoys
    • Promotional items (clothing, gifts, publications and outdoor items)
    • Firewood
    • Access rights
    • Spring water
    • Ice
    • Insect repellent
    • Hunting licence
    • Fishing licence
    • Boating safety kit

There's 5 new territory warden cabins:

  • Lac Bellevue
  • Lac de Travers
  • Lac Desrochers
  • Lac Lapeyrère
  • Groupe-Nature

Territory warden

Bellevue cabin convenience store (campground)

Services for families

To better plan your activities, please consult our family services.

Nearby Services

Two km from the registration centre, Rivière-à-Pierre offers a full range of services (grocery store, gas station and so on).

Contact Information

Registration Centre and Administrative Office:
229 Rue du Lac Vert
P.O Box 10
Rivière-à-Pierre (Québec)  G0A 3A0

Telephone : 418 323-2021



Dogs are allowed in wildlife reserves, but only on certain sites. Guide dogs and service dogs are allowed everywhere. Condition and regulation

Using drones

In order to minimize the impact on wildlife and on the customer experience, Sépaq does not allow recreational drone use at the establishments it manages. Find out more

Map Library

(in French only)

General Map

Winter Activities

Camping and accommodations


Maps of the lakes

(in French only)

According to the available data, the lakes maps may present various information such as bathymetry or sites favorable to fishing. For an easier consultation, they have been grouped by sector.

Accommodation sectors






De la Baie

De la Terrasse

De l'Anse

Des Cèdres

Des Chicots

Des Épinettes

Des Russules

Des Sapins




Du Barrage

Du Centre

Du Coteau

Du Loup

Du Plateau

Du Repos







Main de Fer




Saint Germain


Soleil Couchant



Day fishing

Day fishing

To open a compressed file, save it to your computer first. Unzip all the contents of the folder by pressing and holding (or right-clicking) on the folder, select Extract All, and then follow the instructions.

Small Game Hunting

White-tailed deer hunting

Big Game Hunting


How to use MicroSD files for Garmin GPS

Please follow these steps to copy the GPS file on your MicroSD card:

•  Download the GPS file.
•  Save the file on your workstation.
•  Decompress the*.zip file.
•  Insert the MicroSD card into your computer, perhaps with the help of an adapter.
•  Copy the Garmin folder on your MicroSD card.
•  Withdraw the MicroSD card from your computer.
•  Insert the MicroSD card into your Garmin GPS.

Important: Please do not change the name of the directory or of the file; otherwise your GPS will be unable to read the document. The MicroSD card can hold only one GPS file. Use is reserved for Garmin GPS only.

GPS files - Réserve faunique de Portneuf (2020)

External Links

Québec City Tourism QuébecOriginal Fédération québécoise du canot et du kayak : Info-débit Nouveau Monde

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