The Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area is the natural site par excellence to get in touch with wildlife and it’s less than 45 minutes from Quebec City. Come and discover its breathtaking landscape on foot, along 20 km of hiking trails. Here you’ll find a wealth of information on Cap Tourmente’s fauna, flora and history, which is also the history of Côte-de-Beaupré, the birthplace of New France.Major Canadian Bird-watching Site
The Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area is a great bird-watching site. It’s also a staging area for one-of-a-kind Greater Snow Geese, which flock there by the thousands every spring and fall. Did you know? 307 bird species have been identified in the National Wildlife Area. How many of them do you know? Check the bird list.