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La Maison des Dunes

Chemin du Moulin-a-Baude, Tadoussac, Quebec G0T 2A0, Canada
+1 418-235-4238
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birding paradise

It is a gathering place for birders from around the world. Every year birders gather at different... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
philippe22_12
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Montreal, Canada
Great Views

This is a scenic area about 4 km out of town. I would describe it more as sand banks than dunes... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Lonelobster
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Vancouver, Canada
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3 weeks ago
“birding paradise”
15 Oct 2017
“Great Views”
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Chemin du Moulin-a-Baude, Tadoussac, Quebec G0T 2A0, Canada
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+1 418-235-4238
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a gathering place for birders from around the world. Every year birders gather at different times to catch and tag birds...at other times it`s to count the rapthers in migration. Also and area used for parasailing...and for wale watching. Breath taking vue of...More

Thank philippe22_12
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a scenic area about 4 km out of town. I would describe it more as sand banks than dunes. There is a trail up to an observation tower where you can see for a very long ways ( takes about 10-15 minutes to...More

Thank Lonelobster
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

From the Maison des Dunes, a gravel path leads you over the Moulin Baude river and through the forest (uphill but not to worry, it's only about a 10 minute walk) to the lookout point. On a clear day, you'll see Riviere du Loup, the...More

3  Thank JWlovesluxury
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Zen area even tho it can be crowded. So much space that it doesnt feel cramped up. Bring a vest as there is fresh wind when you are on top. Must see view.

Thank Hoang Ahn V
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Sand where you don't expect it! Great viewpoint here. Raining both times I visited.....so I didn't to the nice nature walk

Thank skatinggrandma
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Walk beyond this house, pass the bridge and up the promontory...and the observation shed was our reward. A great view of the sand dunes was the reward.

Thank HotEarth
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

Closed When I went past yesterday and obviously not going to open All locked up, windows covered. Visit the area, enjoy the dunes, the beach and the walks

1  Thank dennisjames
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Before you arrive at the house, there is a giant sand dune by the water that is wonderful to climb up and down. Great fun for the kids. The house itself was closed when we went, but there is a short trail to a lookout...More

Thank Shelley S
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Don't miss this if you like to hike. Unique scenery, peace and quiet. Wish we'd had more time here. Would go again.

Thank velagato
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

At first this site is unassuming.... but wait! Take the hike to the overlook tower. Lovely mild hike to an overlook at the top of a point that looks over the dunes and the St. Lawrence River. If you are patient you might see a...More

5  Thank paigemcg
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