The Fauna Trail (Sentier de la Faune)

Nature Eastern Townships - Johnville Bog and Forest Park

Discover the park’s wildlife while enjoying the calm setting of Grand lac Jenckes, at the end of Chemin des lacs. Two viewpoints allow you to get close to the lake. Learn which animals find food and shelter in the park, which ones are mere visitors, and which rarer species heavily depend on the peat bogs for their survival. Possibility to complete the loop with The Esker trail.


Johnville Bog & Forest Park parking

261, chemin North, Johnville

Technical specifications

Length : 3.2 km

Time : 1h


Difficulty : Easy

  • Spring, summer, fall
  • Winter Walk

  • Snowshoeing
  • Accessible in sport stroller
  • Accessible by wheelchair
  • In the mountain (with top)
  • In the forest, little rough
  • Urban
  • Interpretation of nature
  • Dogs permitted
Number of camping platforms on this trail
  • 0
Number of campsites on this trail
  • 0
Number of shelters on this trail
  • 0

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