Bonaventure Island is wonderful as it has the largest nesting colonies of gannets. You do have to hike to the other side of the island to see their nesting spot.
---- connie zack <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> A must stop is Perce' in Gaspe. There is a lovely rock formation in the
> water that you can walk to at low tide--It's called
> Perce' Rock. In the same area is Bonaventure Island which is an
> uninhabited island and a nesting site for ocean birds. There is a boat
> that takes you there and picks you up but go in the morning as when we
> were there it was late and we couldn't get off. I can't give a bird
> list as we really weren't birding at that time. The drive to Gaspe' is
> stunning and it was fun seeing the cod fish being air dried outside on
> racks. I hope to go back!
> Connie Zack