Prospector tent

Massif du Sud regional park offers a wide selection of lodging option and the prospector tent adds to it. This vast tent is equipped with a wood stove (wood included) and furnished with a table and chairs/benches and a sleeping area with 4 double bunk beds without mattresses. A dry toilet and a water access are located nearby and regular toilets and showers are located at the visitor center and the Desjardins Pavilion. The prospector tent is available only during the summer period, from May to October.

Occupancy: 8 people

Virtual tour

Virtual tour

Take a tour of Prospector tent #2


Located on the Beaudoin trail (E), by the Bassin area, the prospector tent is accessible by car. The parking lot located nearby (75 meters) is exclusively for the prospector tent and the campers in the Bassin area.

*Prospector tent #2 is not accessible to people with physical limitations, due to a long staircase (about 20 steps). 

Late arrivals

If you arrive after hours, use the door at the back of the reception area. In the grey box on your right as you enter, you will be able to retrieve the envelope with your name on it containing all the information and elements necessary for your stay.


ACCOMODATIONExclusive useAvailable during winterMattress, cooking amenities and drinking waterGas stoveDistance from a parking lot (summer)OccupancyDogs allowedRegular priceReduced priceAdditional person fee 
Prospector tent #2YesNoNoNo50 m8Yes$ 69,00$ 59,00$ 10,00 - maximum 10Reserve online

See the complete price list for more information. A minimum of two (2) nights is required during the high season (weekends, holidays and construction holidays).

What to bring?

To make the best of your stay, we suggest you bring the following items:

  • Sleeping pads, sleeping bags and pillows;
  • Food, water and cooking amenities;
  • Headlamp or flashlight;
  • Tea towels