Gaspésie National Park (Parc national de la Gaspésie), 40 km (25 mi.) s. on Hwy. 299 on the Gaspé Peninsula, covers 802.2 square kilometres (309.7 sq. mi.). Encompassing the Chic-Chocs and McGerrigle mountains, the park is a sanctuary for a variety of animals, including caribou. Focal points include 1,154-metre (3,786-ft.) Mont Albert and 1,268-metre (4,160-ft.) Mont Jacques-Cartier. The Discovery and Visitors Centre offers nature displays and exhibits detailing the ecology and layout of the park.
Pets are not permitted.
Recreational activities are permitted. Camping is permitted. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.