Mattawa Information Centre 

Your first stop for information about Mattawa and the Region!

At the joining of the Ottawa and Mattawa rivers and in the shadow of the mighty Laurentian mountains is the crossroads of Canada. Used as a meeting place by the first nations people and voyageurs on long portages from east to west and north to south, Mattawa has always been a meeting place, and Canada’s crossroads. For families travelling cross-country, for people who love off-road trails, for paddlers, hikers and lovers of nature, Mattawa is the perfect place to stop and meet, before exploring the rest of our vast country.