Prospector tents

Massif du Sud regional park offers a wide selection of lodging option and the prospector tents add to it. These vast tents are 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 in the visitor center. The prospector tents are available only during the summer period, from May to October.

Occupancy : 8 people

Virtual tour

Virtual tour

Take a tour of Prospector tent #2

Location of prospector tents

Carte des campings et hébergements situés à 1 km ou moins du pavillon d'accueil

Located on the Beaudoin trail (E), by the Bassin area, the prospector tents are accessible by car. The parking lots located nearby (25 meters and 75 meters) are exclusively for the prospector tents and the campers of the Bassin area.

*Prospector tent #2 is not accessible to people with physical limitations, as there is a staircase (20 steps and +) to get to the accomodation. 


ACCOMODATIONExclusive useAvailable during winterMattress, cooking amenities and drinking waterGas stoveDistance from a parking lot (summer)OccupancyDogs allowedRegular priceReduced priceAdditional person fee 
Prospector tent #1YesNoNoNoOnsite parking8Yes$ 69,00$ 59,00$ 10,00 - maximum 10Reserve online
Prospector tent #2YesNoNoNo50 m8Yes$ 59,00$ 49,00$ 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