Sites of direct access to the St. Lawrence River, ideal for relaxation
The beautiful region of Portneuf is fortunate to be on the banks of the St. Lawrence River, which gives us several wonderful places to stop and observe this immense waterway and the surrounding attractions.
Wharf - Cap-Santé Beach
A relaxing place to witness past and current maritime activities. Stop site open to the river: beach, rest area, picnic tables, toilets, parking, sea shelter (kayak), interpretation panels, descent for launching, fishing, birdwatching. You can also find on site a small historic district with a café-bistro, terrace, etc.
For information: 418-285-1207
To get there: https://goo.gl/maps/gP8nTajKq7LWdm136
The Portneuf Marina
The Marina is located on the north shore of the St. Lawrence River between Quebec City and Trois-Rivières. It is a haven that is strategically positioned about one nautical mile downstream Rapids Richelieu, which they are at the height of Deschambault. Directly on the pier is the restaurant La Perle du St-Laurent, with breathtaking views of the St. Lawrence and the marina, you will see cargo ships, yachts and cruise ships and you will also be part of their odyssey!
For information on the marina: 418-286-2263
For restaurant reservations: 418-286-2400
To get there: https://goo.gl/maps/bnejDgxQPQFstTh66
Wharf at Les Écureuils
In Portneuf, the Haltes du Saint-Laurent are magnificent sites along the river which access is free and free. To access it, take the tourist road of Le Chemin du Roy, go to the dock of Les Écureuils. The banks of the beautiful St. Lawrence River have been designed to allow visitors to relax and enjoy the view and tranquility of the river. To see exactly where the St Lawrence of Donnacona is located.
To get there: https://goo.gl/maps/3DGxBRwq73mmtQVU6