Located off the coast of Rimouski, Saint-Barnabé Island provides you with the opportunity to experience a soft adventure in an enchanting setting. Once inhabited by a hermit named Toussaint Cartier, this island now offers 20 km (12 mi.) of hiking trails and is a migration spot for over 70 species of birds. Harbour seals can also be seen on the island. Relax in this quiet environment and admire an exceptional view of Rimouski. Departures are every half hour from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Late June to Labour Day
ScheduleDepartures every half hour from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Return trips every half hour until 6:15 p.m.
Cost$17.50/adult, $11.25/child aged 6 to 17, free for children under 6, $24/family (1 adult and 1 child), $8.50/additional child
- Picnic area
- No pets allowed
- Free parking
How to get there
Via Route 132 or Highway 20, exit 614. Excursions depart from the Rimouski marina.
Affiliations and distinctions
- Tourisme Bas-Saint-Laurent