Réserve faunique Duchénier

Wildlife reserve Region : Bas-Saint-Laurent City : Saint-Narcisse-de-Rimouski

The Duchénier hunting and fishing reserve was established in 1977. With a surface area of 272 km2 (105 sq. mi.), it has the largest concentration of lakes, rivers and wetlands on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River, with abundant wildlife and fish. There are 139 lakes, about 40 of which are commercially exploited.

Telephone : 418 735-5222
E-mail

Location

Activities and services

Activities

  • Canoe-camping: 35 km
  • Hunting
  • Site interpretation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Plant life observation
  • Fishing
  • Ice fishing
  • Body of water
  • Hiking: 20 km
  • Snowshoeing
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Water sports : Canoeing
  • Water sports : Rowboats
  • Water sports : Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Other activities

Hunting species

  • White-tailed deer
  • Ruffed grouse
  • Moose
  • Black bear

Fishing species

  • Artic char
  • Brook trout

Kind of fishing

  • Fly fishing
  • Daily

Services

  • Camping accommodation
  • Cabin accommodations
  • Lodging on the premises
  • Boat ramp

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Rental services

  • Canoes
  • Kayaks
  • Mountain bikes

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area
  • BBQ accepted

Groups

  • Reservations recommended

Related services and activities

Cottage / apartment / tourist home:

Schedules and rates

Open year round