Fascinating landforms, unusual place names and unique experiences! September 2021
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve
Photo: Yvon à l'aventure/Tourisme Côte-Nord
Fascinating Landforms Created by Nature

The regions of Bas-Saint-Laurent, Gaspésie, Côte-Nord and the Îles de la Madeleine are renowned for their stunning beauty and spectacular landscapes. Over the years, Mother Nature has creating mysterious islands, majestic mountains, a deep fjord, bright red cliffs and many other wonders! But do you know how these natural landforms were shaped? Read this blog post to find out more.

Saint-Louis-du-Ha! Ha!
Photo: Municipalité de Saint-Louis-du-Ha! Ha!
Unusual Place Names

What do Saint-Louis-du-Ha! Ha!, Manche-d’Épée, Lac Pas d’Eau and Corps-Mort have in common? They are all unusual place names found in the maritime regions of Québec! Find out more about these funny names along with other strangely named places in our regions here.

Cap-des-Rosiers Lighthouse
Photo: Mathieu Dupuis
Unique Experiences

Did you know that you can visit the tallest lighthouse in Canada in Eastern Québec as well as the world’s largest multiple-arch-and-buttress dam? You can also cross the highest suspended footbridge in Québec and go harp seal watching, a truly unique winter experience! Find out more here.

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