Hike to the beautiful Cap-Gaspé lighthouse on the tip of the peninsula, and enjoy the serene beauty of the area the Mi’kmaq named “Land’s End”.
The area sure has a lot to offer to hiking enthusiasts, the meeting of the sea and mountains forming striking landscapes. Here are some suggestions of trails to head to, from the easiest loop to the most arduous mountain hike.
Here is a list of attractions you may find within 40 km of Camping Griffon. Please note that many of these would be good options in case of a rainy day as they are interior exhibits.
No doubt will you notice that the presence of the sea is fully felt in our suggestions. Our proximity to the gulf of St. Lawrence ensures a myriad of recreational activities.
While many visitors stay for many days, some of you are just quickly passing through. Here is my Guide to visiting the Gaspé-Forillon for those who have a need for speed!
Cap-Bon-Ami is a vantage point for some of Park Forillon’s most spectacular geographic features. The cliffs and ocean teem with flocks of sea-birds, and are frequently visited by seals, dolphins, and whales. Bring your best binoculars!