The Route des Rivières de la Mauricie is a tourist circuit offering a wealth of diverse experiences – cultural, recreational, touristic, historical and heritage-based – that are linked to the presence of rivers in a rich and luxuriant natural landscape.
Water has marked the Mauricie’s economic development, inspired the most captivating legends and provided much pleasure and enjoyment. As a result, visitors to the Mauricie are invited to discover its breathtaking landscapes, enjoy exciting activities and learn about the region’s history through its network of rivers.
The Route des Rivières allows visitors to discover the reasons for the Mauricie’s appeal: a vast wilderness and staggering variety of activities, enhanced by tales and legends. This tourist circuit reveals the amazing panorama along the majestic Saint-Maurice River on route 155.
The Route des Rivières is also the ideal opportunity to discover Québec’s true nature and bask in the warmth of the people encountered along the way.
And if the rivers could talk...
What would they tell us? Pay attention and listen to what the rivers have to say. You’ll be pleasantly surprised!
Watch for tourist signage and check out the signs along the highway beginning in summer 2009!
In summer 2009, obtain a copy of the official tourist map of the Route des Rivières in all tourist reception bureaus in the Mauricie and watch for the tourist signs along your itinerary.
Look for this symbol inside this guide. It indicates the sites and attractions located on the circuit.
... ( Next )
Step back into the region’s history and visit a trading-post where actor-storytellers share secrets of the fur trade, the oldest business activity in the country. Have fun joining in the quiz game... ( Next )
Welcome to Pousse-Santé, a charming Louiseville business open since 1990. Thanks to the quality and freshness of our products, our popularity has grown by leaps and bounds. We’re famous for our... ( Next )
Business sector : Agrotourism -
Stratos restaurants serve a wide variety of dishes in a truly unique decor and atmosphere, at reasonable prices. Fast delivery, no extra cost or preparation of orders for pick-up at the counter.... ( Next )
January 23 to 25 2015 Festi-Volant St.Maurice River, Grandes-Piles www.festivolant.com Wintertime family activities in a colourful setting. Flying of kites of all sizes. Kitesurfers and... ( Next )
... ( Next )
Located at the Lac-à-la-Tortue airport, the cradle of Canadian commercial aviation, Bel-Air Aviation Inc. has been the airline par excellence since 1965 and offers incomparable and courteous... ( Next )
A refreshing and rewarding stop! The microbrewery Les bières de la Nouvelle-France invites you to visit its Economusuem on the origins of beer – the only one of its kind in Canada. See an... ( Next )