Water and nautical sports
Spend long, lazy days at the beach with your family and rediscover the simple pleasures of frolicking in the waves. Close to the city or deep in nature, set off to explore rivers and streams by canoe, kayak or raft and test your mettle against the currents. Water sports? Invigorating!
At 2,100 km2, Lac Mistassini is the largest natural lake in Québec, while the largest artificial body of water is the Caniapiscau reservoir (4,285 km2). Québec boasts 12 waterways that are longer than 400 km, including the St. Lawrence River and the Ottawa River, which is 1,270 km long.