Beaches & Swimming


Discover Saguenay's many beaches perfect for relaxing and having fun in a magnificent natural setting. 

The fjord and riverside shores

Baie des Ha! Ha!

A beautiful beach overlooking the Saguenay Fjord, adjacent Parc Mars and offers a magnificent view of the Baie des Ha! Ha! It's the perfect place for a downtown picnic!

N.B. The beach is unsupervised.

Rue Mars, Saguenay (arr. de La Baie)

Parc Aventures Cap Jaseux

This beach faces the mouth of the fjord and is located in a site chalked-full of activities for everyone. 

N.B. The beach is unsupervised.

Chemin de la Pointe-aux-Pins, Saint-Fulgence, G0V 1S0

T 418.674.9114 | 1.888.674.9114

Village-Vacances Petit-Saguenay

An exceptional family friendly beach that offers unique access points to the Sageunay Fjord You may even see beluga whales passing by… 

N.B. The beach is unsupervised.

99, chemin Saint-Étienne, Petit-Saguenay, G0V 1N0 
T 418.272.3193 | 1.877.420.3193

Baie de Tadoussac

This beach offers views of one of the most beautiful bays in the world with the magnificent Hôtel Tadoussac perched high above. You'll have front row seats for observing boats passing by in the St. Lawrence River

Rue du Bord-de-l'eau, Tadoussac
T 418.235.4446

Lakeside shores

Centre Plein air du Portage

This natural supervised beach along the shores of Lac Kénogami offers a variety of activities including games for kids, kayaking, cycling and all within minutes from the city!  The services include a picnic area, an interior reception area in addition to a volleyball court and is partially accessible to visitors with reduced mobility.

8450, chemin des Portageurs, Saguenay (secteur Laterrière), G7N 2A3
T 418.678.1283

Camping Jonquière

Located along the shores of Lac Kénogami, this "Category A" supervised beach offers many services: restaurant, convenience store, pier, marina, playground, volleyball courts, rental cabins, and a hundred campsites reserved for visitors passing through.

3553, chemin du Quai, Saguenay (secteur Lac-Kénogami), G7X 7V6
T 418.542.0176 

Centre touristique du Lac Kénogami

The fine sandy beach of the SÉPAQ network alongside Lac Kénogami, is safe for children of all ages and the stately white pine trees provide shade from the hot summer sun. The beach is supervised, marine equipment rentals are available and a host of activities are offered.

9000, route de Kénogami, Saguenay (secteur Lac-Kénogami), G7X 0H9
T 418.344.1142

Camping municipal de Saint-Félix-d'Otis

This campsite is an actual lakeside village and its sandy supervised beach is rated "Category A".  On-site you'll find a restaurant, in addition to canoe, pedal boat and kayak rentals.

400, sentier Saint-Hilaire, Saint-Félix-d'Otis, G0V 1M0
T 418.697.1617 | 1.888.697.1617

Camping municipal l'Oasis

This small supervised beach is located close to the campsite.

694, chemin du Lac-Emmuraillé, Saint-David-de-Falardeau, G0V 1C0
T 418.673.3066