Mistissini, the Cree word for “Big Rock” takes its name from a massive boulder that served as an important reference point for countless generations. Our community is situated on the south-east shores of Lac Mistissini - the largest natural fresh water lake in the province of Québec.
Visit us at the tourism office to get information on all available trips, including world-renowned fishing excursions on Lac Mistassini and Rivière Rupert. In the winter, snowmobile enthusiasts can explore to Mistissini by using the federated snowmobile trails.
You will find everything you need in Mistissini, from restaurants to modern lodging—the Mistissini Lodge is a 4-star hotel with 20 rooms all facing the Lac Mistassini.
Mistissini is a great example where Cree culture and traditions can blend with modernization. Come and experience what the community has to offer, and meet us at the “Big Rock”.