Open from May to October, the parc des Chutes-de-la-Petite-Rivière-Bostonnais is the ultimate destination for anyone who visits the region because it has a variety of possible activities to do.The park is treated biologically against insects.
Discover its history! the parc des Chutes-de-la-Petite-Rivière-Bostonnais will bring you back in time of the story of La Haute-Mauricie. Did you know that Félix Leclerc was born in La Tuque and passed his childhood here? The life of the songwriter, poet, actor, writer is being told at the parc des chutes and has an attraction that holds his name.
You will also discover another famous personality of the region, the legendary Anne Stillman McCormick, who took La Tuque as her shelter.
Take a break under the sheltered terrace to observe the horizons or walk until the observation tower to have a panoramic view of the region and the humongous Saint-Maurice river.
The children will love the game center and during that time, yu can relax by the fire.. After these moments of relaxation, you will be ready to discover the turning points in history of the regoin.
Discover the era of the first settlers who risked their lives for fur trading in New France.
Many species, naturalized animals, one which is a full-sized moose that will impress anyone who sees it.
Do not foget the drave (timber transportation) was an extremely dangerous activity at that time which our ancestors practiced on the Saint-Maurice River.
The parc des Chutes-de-la-Petite-Rivière-Bostonnais is a place hwere you are in direct contact with nature, it is at the south entry of the town: An unavoidable place to stop by for your vacation in La Haute-Mauricie.
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