Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area

National wildlife reserve Region:Québec City and Area City : Saint-Joachim

Escape into nature! Discover this 24,8 km network of trails, engage in outdoor activities and observe many of the 180 species of bird that live in this natural setting, which has been protected for more than 40 years.

  570, ch. du Cap-Tourmente, Saint-Joachim, Québec, Canada, G0A 3X0
418 827-4591
418 827-3776

Activities and services


  • Entertainment
  • Hunting
  • Exhibitions
  • Nature interpretation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Plant life observation
  • Body of water
  • Rally / Treasure hunt
  • Hiking : 24,8 km
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Self-guided tours


  • Pets allowed
  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Other services

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Signs and shuttles

  • Tourist signs (blue)

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


  • Partial access (Kéroul)


  • Reservations required
  • Group rates

Schedules and rates

Open year round

The reserve is open year-round. However, the visitor centre and some activities are not available off-season.

Contact company for scheduling details.