Le Grand Sault

The Grand Sault is the tallest waterfall on all the rivers in Gaspésie. The Société de Gestion de la rivière Madeleine runs the longest underground fishway in the world. The site has history.

2 Rue du Phare, Madeleine-Centre, Québec G0E 1P0

Phone: 418 393-2626
Fax: 418 393-2769



Attend one of the four salmon releases per day. Observe the waterfall and the surrounding vistas. The plant that ran in the 1920s, salmon, the fishway. Bring a picnic and relax! Listen to the stories and marvel! An unforgettable detour through nature and Gaspésie’s history.

Attend the release of salmons to their breeding grounds from June 15th to September 15th at 8am, 11am, 3pm and 5:30 pm.

Fees: 6 $ / Adult and 3 $/ Children under 12.

Early July to late September

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