From Matapédia to Port-Daniel–Gascons – Swimming and relaxing
Adapted from the brochure The Motorcycle Tourist Circuits of Gaspésie
Protected from the wind, Chaleur Bay benefits from a microclimate
that warms its waters. The region also offers panoramic views
and numerous rest areas
Stop in Pointe-à-la-Croix to admire the stunning view of the Appalachian Mountains from the top of a 210-metre (700-foot) lookout
. The stretch of road to Carleton-sur-Mer offers several panoramic views of New Brunswick.
The seaside resort of Carleton-sur-Mer will charm you with its beaches
and stunning sea and mountain scenery
. The mild climate
of the Chaleur Bay region extends to New Richmond and Bonaventure, both of which offer many opportunities to enjoy aquatic activities
in the bay and nearby rivers. Further east, the painted fire hydrants in New Carlisle are sure to make you smile.
Following the coast from Paspébiac to Port-Daniel, you will come across many rest areas and beaches
where you can relax, while the undulating and winding road
to Gascons makes for a fun ride!Find out more
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