Parc naturel et historique de l'Île aux Basques

Regional / municipal park Region:Bas-Saint-Laurent City : Trois-Pistoles

This exceptional destination is at once a designated national historic site, nature reserve and conservation area for migratory birds. Come observe moose, seals, a wide variety of birds, and more! A unique opportunity to see centuries-old ovens used by the Basques to melt whale blubber.

  Marina de Trois-Pistoles, Trois-Pistoles, Québec, Canada
418 554-8636

Activities and services


  • Cruise / boat excursion
  • Exhibitions
  • Sea mammal observation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Plant life observation
  • Fishing
  • Beach
  • Body of water
  • Hiking : 5 km
  • Tours : in french


  • Internet access : wireless
  • Documentation / publications
  • Cottage accommodations
  • Panoramic view / lookout

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Parking for motor homes

Signs and shuttles

  • Shuttle


  • Reservations required
  • Group rates

Related services and activities

Schedules and rates

May 15 - October 15 (Approximate dates)