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Expédition de canot-camping

Mistassini canoe – 4 days

Experience an unforgettable wilderness expedition with Saguenay aventures. We take you by canoe on the Mistassini River, north of Lac Saint-Jean, for a 4-day, 3-night adventure. You’ll be amazed by the region’s spectacular scenery and unique flora and fauna. You can also relax by camping on the river banks and sunbathing on the sandy beaches. This expedition is ideal for nature-loving families and adventurers in search of a change of scenery. Book now for an unforgettable experience. 

Departures 2023

The river runs from June to September. At Saguenay aventures we offer you a tailor-made package to suit your vacation dates. Contact us for availability.

Price 2023

This package includes

* Please note that we pay special attention to the composition of our menus. These are prepared by the guide. Healthy, balanced meals throughout your expedition. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions.


Day 1: Meeting and transport to departure point

After breakfast (not included), we meet for departure. Transfer to the Mistassini River on the road to Lac-Saint-Jean. We’ll do a few kilometers on the river before setting up camp for our first night in the open air. Beforehand, your guide will prepare you for the next few days by giving you a few basic canoeing notions.

Days 2 and 3: Adventure

One of the lake’s main tributaries, it is renowned for its natural beauty and crystal-clear waters. The river flows through a wooded wilderness, with abundant flora and fauna. Fishing enthusiasts will appreciate the presence of various species of fish in the river’s waters, including speckled trout, pike and yellow perch. The banks of the river are also dotted with sandy beaches where it is pleasant to relax.

Day 4: Back in town

End of the descent and return to your adventure with your guide. This is where your river journey ends.

Cancellation and refund policy

Saguenay Aventures reserves the right to cancel the excursion in the event of inclement weather. If this is the case, you will be informed before your departure and you will receive a 100% refund.

If you have to cancel for an external reason, here is our refund policy

7 days or more 90% refundable

3-6 days 50% refundable

2 days or less 100% non-refundable

Our canoe-camping expedition on the Ashuapmushuan River is designed for adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers looking to get away from everyday life

Thanks to its impressive flow, the Mistassibi River stands out in Quebec and around the world as one of the most spectacular