La Mauricie National Park

Both accessible and wild, the park offers adventures for everyone, to the rhythm of the four seasons. Hike, camp, canoe, cycle, ski or drive through the park to discover this protected territory, where Indigenous knowledge, vacationing and logging have all left their mark. You'll feel welcome and safe, in the heart of an inviting source of wilderness and Mauricie culture. 

Two vegetable pizzas in a pizza oven baking side by side.

New food service

A new coffee and gifts opens at the Shewenegan picnic area.

Equipment rental

Boat and equipment rental is available for a memorable experience in the park.

Trail conditions

Find out about current trail conditions at La Mauricie National Park.    

Camping and accommodations

Book your stay in an oTENTik, in canoe-camping, semi-serviced or group campground and more.

Protecting the wood turtle at risk

The park protects the wood turtle at risk, which is particularly threatened by road mortality.

Learn more about the wolf to protect it

The park protects wolves, which are vulnerable to trapping and habitat loss.

Visit La Mauricie National Park

Activities and experiences

Enjoy hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, photography and more.

Plan your visit

See information about hours of operation, fees, facilities, parking, and more.

Camping and overnight accommodations

Find accommodation, accommodation at the Wabenaki-Andrew Domain, semi-serviced campgrounds and more.


Make a reservation for campsites, accommodations and more.


Learn about the daily visitor fees, free admission for youth and more.

Safety and guidelines

Before your visit, check for important bulletins, trail conditions, weather and more.

Tours and programs

During your visit, take time to discover different activities designed to pique your curiosity.

About La Mauricie National Park

Nature and science

See the park's wildlife that our team of scientists protect, including bats and loons.

Culture and history

Read about the cultural landscape, the 50th anniversary of La Mauricie National Park and more.

Stewardship and management

Consult job offers, partners, filming permits, special event permits, business or occupancy permits, expropriation passes and plans.

Indigenous connections

Explore the history, culture and links with the Atikamekw community, archaeological discoveries and more.

How to get here

Contact La Mauricie National Park

Parks Canada National information line

Hours of operation

Summer season 2024
La Mauricie National Park is open every day from 9 am to 4:30 pm, even on holidays
Saint-Gérard entrance: May 16 to October 27, 2024
Saint-Jean-des-Piles entrance: May 16 to October 27, 2024
Saint-Mathieu-du-Parc entrance: May 24 to October 14, 2024
Full schedule


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