Quebec National Parks Are Free To Visit This Saturday

Quebec National Parks Day is Saturday, October 2 and Sépaq is waiving admission fees at 23 parks to celebrate.

The Société des établissements de plein air du Québec also promises free activities across its network for the event.

Online reservations are mandatory for visits to the parks on Saturday.

As of the time of writing, eight parks have already reached their capacity limits for National Parks Day:

  • Grands-Jardins,
  • Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie,
  • Îles-de-Boucherville,
  • Jacques-Cartier,
  • Mont-Mégantic,
  • Mont-Orford,
  • Mont-Saint-Bruno,
  • and Mont-Tremblant.
There are still tickets available for the following parks:
  • Aiguebelle
  • Anticosti
  • Bic
  • Fjord-du-Saguenay
  • Frontenac
  • Gaspésie
  • Île-Bonaventure-et-du-Rocher-Percé
  • Lac-Témiscouata
  • Miguasha
  • Monts-Valin
  • Oka
  • Opémican
  • Plaisance
  • Pointe-Taillon
  • and Yamaska.

In Quebec, a vaccine passport is required to access many businesses and activities deemed non-essential, including restaurants and bars.