Gros-Mécatina Gros-Mécatina


30 route Mecatina, La Tabatière,
Côte-Nord-du-Golfe-du-Saint-Laurent (Quebec)
G0G 1T0
Phone: 418 773-2263

Population : 405
Périodes d’activités :
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Ottawa: 1373 km
Montréal: 1228 km
Québec: 999 km


Tourisme Côte-Nord promotes sites that allow you to do outdoor activities. Users are responsible for their own safety and for anyone else they are responsible for. Outdoor activities come with risks and it's the user's responsibility to make sure they respect what their physical limit is, as well as any regulations on site.


The municipality of Gros-Mécatina is composed of two villages, Baie-des-Moutons and La Tabatière. La Tabatière extends over several kilometers of coastline and offers magnificent landscapes with its hills and the ocean. The picturesque village of Baie-des-Moutons is located on the shores of a protected bay and is surrounded by large wooded hills. The villages offer access to delicious fresh-from-the-sea produce, including crab and lobster.

What to see :

  • Point aux Neiges Park
  • Seal Foundry Crucible
  • Gros Mecatina Migratory Bird Sanctuary
  • Walking trails
  • Outdoor panels presenting the history of the village (summer)
  • Large lobster trap
  • The Sands (beach)

Photos : Gros-Mécatina