Pointe de l'Est National Wildlife Area

National wildlife reserve Region:Îles-de-la-Madeleine City : Grosse-Île

This National Wildlife Area was established in 1978 to protect habitats for migratory birds' staging areas and breeding grounds for at-risk species. It occupies an area of 724 hectares (1,789 acres) and is located at the northeastern end of Îles-de-la-Madeleine in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

  Auberge La Salicorne, 377, rte 199, Grande-Entrée , Québec, Canada, G4T 7A5
1 800 668-6767 Toll free

Activities and services


  • Hunting
  • Nature interpretation
  • Sea mammal observation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Plant life observation
  • Beach
  • Body of water
  • Hiking : 8 km

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Signs and shuttles

  • Tourist signs (blue)


  • Not accessible (Kéroul)


  • Reservations required

Schedules and rates

April 1 - December 1 (Approximate dates)