Currently, there are some-more people from a younger generations who have hostel-hopped and backpacked by Europe than ever before, so there’s no doubt about it – roving is in! From South America to Africa to Asia, Canadians have been creation their approach all over a globe. Yet with all this transport going on, we started wondering how many of us have even explored a possess province? Partnering with transport blogger Pamela McNaughtan, we motionless to strike a highway in a Ford Escape to Côte-Nord to admire a beauty right in a possess backyard!
Côte-Nord: Change of Scenery
Whenever Côte-Nord was mentioned, we had always illusory hunger trees, prolonged stretches of roads and copiousness of moose. However, we shortly satisfied how most my monotonous prophesy of a range was. OK, so we was right about a unconstrained trees and circuitous roads en track to Côte-Nord along a 138, though we was astounded to see a array of pleasant towns and fishing villages, a crowd of parks and outside activities, and a overwhelming scenic perspective of a St. Lawrence.
With a pleasing white and red church, ancestral cemetery, and monumental perspective of a river, Tadoussac is during a tip of a must-see list.
Les Escoumins is also a good place to stop and take a demeanour during a brook and a bright cross. It’s a ideal mark to suffer a nightfall before attack a highway to Baie-Comeau.
Once we get to Baie-Comeau, Place LaSalle is really value a look. You won’t be means to conflict a interest of a pleasing travel and a desirable shops. If you’re a selected lover, you’ll be in sky during Galerie d’art Claude Bonneau.
In Port-Cartier, a William Kennedy rest area provides a scenic backdrop to bite a cruise while enjoying a balmy sound of a waterfalls.
Finally, it’s unfit to skip a Mingan Islands. This astonishing bliss allows we to suffer a ready-to-camp knowledge on Quarry Island in one of Parks Canada’s singular oTENTik facilities!
Want to learn some-more about Côte-Nord? Check out Pamela’s video on a whole experience. What Quebec segment have we visited? Share your stories with us in a space next or on Facebook!