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Aventuraid / Parc Mahikan

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2395, rang Lapointe, Girardville, Québec, G0W 1R0

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418 258-3529

CITQ : 181333


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From discovery to expedition

The adventure between dogs and wolves. Live a Nordic and authentic experience in the heart of unspoiled nature, summer and winter through various adventures. Expeditions or discovery by dog sled, snowmobile, snowshoes, canoe, kayak.

Observation of this mythical animal that is the wolf. Varied accommodation in the forest near our 3 wolf packs: chalet, trapper camp, prospector's tent, Mongolian yurt ...

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Services

  • J Free wifi
  • 5 Paid admission
  • ė Reservations required
  • ÿ Wildlife watching
  • 7 Canoeing
  • û Hébergement insolite
  • Kayaking
  • F Traîneau à chiens
  • ó Snowshoeing
  • n Snowmobiling

Schedule

Year‑round

Activities

Open: June to October

Canoe camping on our rivers, such as the Mistassini or the Mistassibi, will give you a complete change of scenery in the heart of the boreal forest. Whether you’re looking for calm, still waters or the thrilling rush of the rapids, you’ll find the river you’re looking for! Take a day trip or stay for a few days on the water following nature’s rhythm. Initiation and guided expeditions. Shuttle service. Canoe rental. Qualified guides.

This unique concept allows visitors to unwind in the wilderness, far away from the stress of daily life and to experience an unforgettable encounter with wolves. Doze off to the lullaby of howling wolves and watch them from our window (or perhaps the other way around…).

Fall asleep to the sound of howling wolves and watch them from your window…or maybe they’re watching you? Sleep in one of our ecolodges: the Mongolian yurt, the cabin on stilts, the log cabin or the prospector tent and recharge your batteries in the heart of nature!

To sleep in the heart of nature near our 3 packs of wolves. So close that it feels like sleeping in the pack.

You have access to a sanitary block, picnic tables, outdoor sink with hot and cold water. All close to the tent pitches.

And of course also access to our trails in the boreal forest along the Ouasiemsca.

Open: Year‑round

Live an unforgettable encounter with three wolf packs (40) living in semi-freedom at the wolf observation and interpretation centre of our Parc Mahikan. In addition to, hiking or snowshoeing, observation and interpretation of wildlife and plant life of the boreal forest along our trail network a woodland setting. On reservation. Outdoor Ethics Leave no trace Canada.

Observe the grey and Arctic wolves from the new observation tower. Live the new 24-hour package “Adventure in the land of the wolves” with accommodations in cottages, backcountry shelter, Arctic tent or igloo. Guided excursion, discover the boreal forest, observation of 35 wolves in semi-freedom.

Open: December to April

An unforgettable and completely autonomous adventure in the middle of the boreal forest. In a dreamlike setting and with your harness as your guide, experience real life as a coureur des bois. In small groups, visitors can travel through time and in harmony with your dogs and the surrounding wilderness. In the evening, near the lake, our wooden campsite awaits you. Experience a one-day adventure and create memories that will last a lifetime.

The possibilities are endless and enables diversity among the different courses, frozen lakes and rivers, besides the forest and savannas. In small groups (4 teams) with your musher guide, let yourself be transported to another time in harmony with your dogs and natural surroundings. We offer several dog sledding adventures, from family fun and discovery, to intense excursions conducive for self-improvement.

Sea kayak rental for the Mistassini river.

Shuttle services for the major rivers in the region: Mistassibi, Mistassini, Ouasiemsca etc.

Observation and interpretation center entirely dedicated to the wolf. Observations of 3 packs of wolves in semi-freedom (around thirty wolves) and wolf interpretation room with documents and photographs.

To share our passion for this mythical and fascinating animal and to discover this wolf which has always fascinated people.

To immerse yourself in the heart of the immensity of the territories north of Lake Saint Jean.

Whether for a guided snowmobile expedition off the beaten track in the white immensity or for a day hike on official trail, forest trails or off-trail.

You will experience an authentic adventure in a very small group (4 snowmobiles maximum).