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.
Come stay at the Parc de la rivière Batiscan and reconnect with nature in its purest, simplest form. We offer 3 types of camping: rustic, semi-serviced and serviced (2 or 3 services). Whatever your... ( Next )
Discover the Auberge Bicolline, situated at Saint- Mathieu-du-Parc, only 10 km from La Mauricie National Park. A medieval theme inn in a unique, magical setting with 6 authentic rooms with private... ( Next )
This site, about one hour from Montreal and close to Trois-Rivières, offers you a magnificent location in Mauricie, in the heart of Québec. Visit our website for more information. It will be our... ( Next )
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The Chalets Gouin outfitter is located on an enchanting site at the Gouin Reservoir. You will be delighted by the sandy beaches where the Motard and Galette rivers meet, as well as by the quality... ( Next )
Snuggled beside a peaceful lake, close to the municipality of Saint-Tite, the Camp et Auberge Lac en Coeur will instantly cham you with the beauty of its location and installations, In any season,... ( Next )
Floribell, a haven of peace in the heart of nature, offers 136 campsites with or without service. Situated on the shore of Lake Bell, renowned for its crystal-clear water, Floribell offers a variety... ( Next )
Located close to the many cultural and commercial activities of Grand-Mère and Shawinigan, the Auberge La Rocaille, substantially renovated in 1995, will delight you with the warmth of its welcome,... ( Next )
Here, in the heart of Mauricie region, life is lived to the fullest. Located midway between Montreal and Quebec City, Shawinigan-Sud is a small town that is both dynamic and welcoming. You’ll be in... ( Next )
In a small village located on the shores of the St. Maurice River and close to Mauricie National Park, our B&B invites you to enjoy its delightful setting in which you can appreciate fine... ( Next )