Adrenaline, Passion, Salmon

Gaspé is rich of 3 magnificent salmon rivers which can all be reached within a 10 minute drive from downtown. Experience the famous York, the crystal clear St-Jean or the mysterious Dartmouth. The Société de Gestion des rivières de Gaspé wishes you an unforgettable stay.

York River : General Facts

  • Catch and release period:  May 25th to June 21st
  • Large salmon aloud beginning on July 1th
  • Number of sectors: 11
  • Number of limited sectors:  7
  • Number of unlimited sectors: 4
  • Reservations for limited sectors:  November 1st, 48 h draw, daily 4pm hat draw

Dartmouth River : General Facts

  • Catch and release period:  May 25th to September 30th
  • 30 large salmon aloud beginning on August 1th 
  • Number of sectors: 7
  • Number of limited sectors:  4
  • Number of unlimited sectors: 3
  • Reservations for limited sectors:  November 1st , 48 h draw, daily 4pm hat draw 

St-Jean River : General Facts

  • Catch and release period:  May 25th July 30th
  • Number of sectors: 3
  • Number of limited sectors:  3
  • Number of unlimited sectors: 0
  • Reservations for limited sectors:  November 1st , 48 h draw, Pavillon Lodge, daily 4pm hat draw

Discover more details about our three rivers

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