Getting to Nemaska
AirCreebec provides direct flights from Montreal 5 days a week, and connecting flights to Nemaska from most of the other Cree communities as well as Chibougamau. Visit www.aircreebec.ca to see their flight schedule and make reservations.
Nemaska is accessible by road via any major city or town in Quebec. There are 2 possible routes you can take by road.
James Bay Road
The James Bay Road (the northern most paved highway in Eastern Canada)starts at Matagami and goes all the way to Radisson. This route is the most common route for travellers passing Val D’or or Amos.
Route du Nord
The Route du Nord (North Road) is an isolated gravel road that connects Chibogamau with the James Bay Road (French: Route de la Baie James) at km 275. It is 407 kilometers (253 mi) long, all of it is unpaved but maintained all year long.
Arriving in Nemaska and getting around
There are no taxi services in Nemaska, so you should arrange for transportation from the airport to town before you arrive. If you are staying at the Hotel let them know when you are arriving and they may be able to arrange something for you, or call the Tourism Officer ahead of time.
Our community is fairly small, so getting around on foot is easy unless you have some mobility challenges. If so, once again call the Tourism Officer and they may be able to help you arrange for transportation.
Alternatively, car rentals are available at the airport.
Accomodations and General Services
The following is a list of services available in Nemaska. For general information, please contact us via our contact page.