Parc de la Pointe

Rue Mackay
Rivière-du-Loup (Quebec) Canada
G5R 5Z8
Phone:
+418-862-1981
Fax:
+418-868-1666
Toll free:
+1-888-825-1981
Email:
info@tourismeriviereduloup.ca

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Parc de la Pointe is a 2.5-km (1.5-mi.) paved path located along the St. Lawrence in Rivière-du-Loup. Enjoy a picnic on the beach and admire one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world! On site: picnic tables, benches, swings for children and people with reduced mobility, play modules, restaurant and amenities.

This park is a picturesque site with heritage villas that recalls the popularity of this resort area at the turn of the 20th century. Follow a guided walk with a podcast (available in French only), which you can listen to on your smartphone. Stories, legends and tales are included!

Cycling enthusiasts can also enjoy a 5-km loop ride along the path.

Admission to the park is free.


Opening dates

Open year-round


Cost

Free

Activities available

Hiking
Paved path offering a 5-km loop hike along the St. Lawrence. Picturesque site with heritage villas. Interpretive panels and guided walking tour via podcast on your smartphone (in French only). Stories, legends and tales. Free admission.
Cycling
Paved bike path offering a 5-km (3-mi.) loop ride along the St. Lawrence in Rivière-du-Loup. Free admission.
Gardens, Parks and Natural Sites
Parc de la Pointe is a 2.5-km (1.5-mi.) path located along the sea in Rivière-du-Loup. On site: beach where you can picnic and admire some of the most beautiful sunsets in the world, picnic tables, restaurant and amenities. Free admission.


Services

  • Childrens playground
  • Picnic area
  • Pets allowed

How to get there

Parc de la Pointe is located along the St. Lawrence on Rue Mackay in Rivière-du-Loup.

To get there from Route 132, take Côte des Bains, which is between the municipal campground and Auberge de la Pointe.


Affiliations and distinctions

Affiliations

  • Tourisme Bas-Saint-Laurent
  • Tourisme Québec

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