De l'Ouest (West) Beach - West Dune

De l'Ouest (West) Beach - West Dune

West Dune sector, near L'Étang-des-Caps. The West Dune links Île du Havre Aubert and Île du Cap-aux-Meules (at L'Étang-du-Nord). This beach is ideal for long walks. A great place to watch spectacular sunsets!

Length: 3.8 km
Winds: Sheltered from East and South-East winds.
Access to the parking lot by Chemin de la Dune-de-l'Ouest, in Étang-des-Caps.


Beware of sea currents on this beach when it is windy.


Anse-à-la-Cabane Water Trail.
Launching site HA1. Launch your craft directly off the beach at the end of the Chemin de la Dune-de-l'Ouest. Use marked parking area along the road.


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