De l'Hôpital (Hospital) Beach / Dune du Nord



De l'Hôpital (Hospital) Beach / Dune du Nord

This beach is the part of Dune du Nord beach near Fatima (on Île du Cap-aux-Meules).
The name of this beach is a reference to a shipwreck which occurred at the end of the 19th Century.

Winds: Sheltered from South winds.
Access: A parking lot is accessible by Fatima's Chemin de l'Hôpital. There are restrooms, a picnic site and a snack-bar at Anse-aux-Baleiniers.

KAYAK:

Belle-Anse Water Trail.
Launching site CAM1.

KITESURF AND WINDSURF:

Launching site S9.
Level: Expert

BUGGY:

The Fatima shoal is one of two sites for this sport on Les Îles. The shoal is located behind the dune, on the lagoon side.

BIRDWATCHING SITE:

Interested in ornithology? Learn more about birds that can be observed in this area.

 

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