Contact informations

1010, promenade des Anciens,
Havre-Saint-Pierre (Québec)
G0G 1P0

Phone: 418 538-3285
Toll free: 1 888 773-8888
Other phone: 418 949-2126
Contact us by e-mail

Activity period

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© Parks Canada – E. Le Bel
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve
Tourisme Côte-Nord

Approximately 200 bird species use the park reserve. In the spring, passerines and birds of prey bring the interior of the islands to life. Over 80,000 sea birds nest in the islands, including the highest concentration of terns and common eiders in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. There are two migratory bird sanctuaries in the park reserve: Betchouane and Watshishou. The park reserve also receives thousands of migrating shorebirds in the summer, notably the red knot rufa, a species that is on the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC)’s endangered species list since July 2012.

Don’t forget to plan your travel arrangements and to make a reservation with a marine transportation company recognised by Parks Canada in Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan or Havre-Saint-Pierre. For more information, visit the Havre-Saint-Pierre or Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Reception and Interpretation Centre.

The Mingan Archipelago encompasses roughly 20 limestone ...


June 13 to September 9


Daily Park Entry* Adult: $5.80 / Senior: $4.90 / Youth (6 to 16): $2.90 / Child (under 6): free / Family or group (7 people max): $14.70 *Taxes included. Marine transportation service extra.

© Parks Canada – A. St-Germain
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve