A recreation paradise and home to diverse plants and wildlife.
Did You Know?
The Gatineau River is 386 km long. Eight watersheds with 50 streams flow into it.
The river is one of the cleanest in Quebec, and home to approximately 472 species of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.
The 21 km section from Wakefield to Rapides-Farmer Dam is intensely used for swimming, paddling, boating and other recreational activities.