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Contact Nature, an outdoor destination not to be missed!

Discover the must-see outdoor destination in Saguenay—Lac-Saint-Jean! Each of our divisions offers a host of activities, regardless of the season. Fishing, camping, hiking, black bear observation, winter sports… these are just a few of the activities Contact Nature offers!
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Rivière-à-Mars

Rivière-à-Mars

Fish salmon and sea trout by immersing yourself in their world.
Bec-Scie Outdoor Centre

Bec-Scie Outdoor Centre

Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, fatbike and harnessed canine sports in the most memorable landscapes of the region.
Ice fishing villages

Ice fishing villages

The Quebec winter at its best is in the heart of one of our two ice fishing villages.
Okwari Adventures

Okwari Adventures

Dog sledding, ice fishing, snowmobiling and snowshoeing with passionate guides. Half day or full day!
Campground Au jardin de mon père

Campground Au jardin de mon père

A 5-star campsite on a site on the edge of the Rivière-à-Mars.

Upcoming events

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August

2019 Annual Fishing Tournament

Rivière-à-Mars will hold its 100% catch and release fishing tournament on Saturday, August 3, 2019. We are fortunate to welcome Gaston Lepage and André Paradis as Honorary Presidents! This year, the funds raised will be used to offer access to Contact Nature activities to people in vulnerable...
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News

Find here the latest news about our activities. Check out the divisions pages for more news.
18 June 2019

A Major Study on the Riviere-à-Mars

Contact Nature undertakes a major research project on Rivière-à-Mars. This $ 90,000 study, which will be carried out as part of a UQAC renewable resource master's project, is timely in this Water Month. Every year, we work on the Rivière-à-Mars to try to foster the creation and maintenance of natural [...]
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16 June 2019

A First Release!

Fisherman Sedrik Martin made the first release of the season! He won his fight against the salmon in pit 9 on the evening of Saturday, June 15th. Congratulations! Who will have the next catch? See the statistics of the river.
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13 June 2019

First salmon arrived!

A first salmon arrived at the Rivière-à-Mars fishway this Thursday, June 13, 2019. This is a beautiful female of 82 cm. The season is officially launched! Update: a second salmon arrived at the end of the day. Note that you can consult the adjusted statistics table every day.
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