The landscape in this area still preserves many characteristics of a pristine wilderness. The sector is also a popular destination for canoe-camping and fishing.

The lake has a launch for non-motorized boats. Bring your own canoe or kayak, or rent one of ours for a few hours or for the day.

Water Quality

Beaches are tested every two weeks for bacteriological water quality.

Lifeguards: On duty from 10 am to 6 pm, June 14 to September 2, 2019

Facilities include:

  • Washrooms: Dry toilets and change rooms are available.
  • Parking: Parking is available at the beach and at the boat launch. Vehicle access fees apply.
  • Universal Accessibility: There are universally accessible toilets and picnic tables. However, some facilities can be difficult to access


Dogs and pets are not permitted at Gatineau Park beaches.

Help us protect Gatineau Park, and leave no trace.