RVing in the Miramichi
Situated along the world-famous salmon fishing river, the city of Miramichi offers cultural experiences that allow you to discover the heritage of the region and its people. Grab a rod and reel and spend the day casting flies alongside a seasoned guide in some of the best salmon pools around. The city is also known for its variety of popular festivals like Canada’s Irish Festival on the Miramichi and Miramichi Folksong Festival. Take part in a traditional powwow in one of the neighbouring First Nations and be prepared to be captivated by the genuine hospitality. Experience ancient Mi’kmaq traditions that have been passed down for over 3,000 years with a visit to Metepenagiag Heritage Park in Red Bank.
Get a real feel for the shipbuilding roots of the mighty Miramichi River at Ritchie Wharf Park where you can enjoy the boardwalk, entertainment, restaurants, artists’ galleries and boat charters on site. Children will enjoy the adventure playground and splash pad. Then visit Boishébert and Beaubears Island Shipbuilding National Historic Site of Canada with costumed guides to learn about the Acadians who took refuge there and the shipbuilding of centuries past.