The King of the Canadian Forest

This mythical animal, Canada’s emblem, is as majestic as it is gigantic. It abounds in some Eastern Canada regions. It is especially the case in the Matane wild life reserve! It is omnipresent in this area. Take this opportunity to observe it in its natural habitat.


  • Day 1 Matane Wildlife Reserve

    Matane Wildlife Reserve At the end of the day, rendez-vous to the Matane Wildlife Reserve entrance (around 3 PM). Setting in the cabins.
    Before sunset, slip into your walking shoes and get your camera ready for the moose photo safari. Learn more about the influence of mud flats on moose density and antler growth. This guided activity takes place at the end of the day. Moose can be observed in different habitats depending on the period of summer. Night in a cabin.

    - Accommodation : Cabin

  • Day 2 Matane Wildlife Reserve

    Matane Wildlife Reserve In the morning, visit (on your own) of the reserve’s interpretation center. You’ll learn a lot about this fascinating creature. Following your visit, take advantage of the kayak to go on the lake on your own. If your lucky, you might observe a moose from very close! In the evening, accompanied by your guide, explore the reserve and the animals that you could find in the Matane Wildlife Reserve. Your guide will teach you more about the biology and habits of animals in the reserve. Night in a cabin.

    - Accommodation : Cabin

  • Day 3 Matane Wildlife Reserve

    Matane Wildlife Reserve Take advantage of some free time to have some fun in this enchanting setting that allows you to listen to the fascinating sounds of the wild nature. Several activities are proposed on the site.

Note: There are no restaurant services on the premises - the clients must buy their food in the cities near the Wildlife Reserve entrance.

Period & budget

When to travel?

The best period for travelling is during the following months:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec


The cost includes: 

· Evening guided excursion of 4h00 with a naturalist guide
· The equipment needed for the guided excursion: rabaska, paddles and life-saving jacket
· Complete kitchen equipment
· Bed linen
· 2 nights accommodation
· Applicable taxes

The cost does not include:

· Air travel
· Shuttle to the meeting point (OPTIONAL)
· Personal expenses
· Meals and drinks
· Car rental (see
· Tips for guide

Practical info


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