Motorcycling in Gaspésie – Matapédia River and Plateaux

| 1 day |232 km (144 mi.) (round-trip) | from Saint-Moïse to Matapédia

Adapted from the brochure The Motorcycle Tourist Circuits of Gaspésie

A haven of natural tranquility, the Matapédia Valley is a favourite destination for motorcycle enthusiasts in search of peaceful vistas and scenic countryside.

From Saint-Moïse to Amqui, you will ride alongside Lake Matapédia, where you can admire magnificent sunsets. The valley is also renowned worldwide for its salmon rivers, especially the Matapédia, which runs through the town of Causapscal. Various tourist attractions in this region present the history of these rivers, which have been attracting the best salmon fishers for generations. As you head south from Saint-André-de-Restigouche to Matapédia, be sure to stop and enjoy the splendid views from the many lookouts along the way.

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