Quebec Route 197

Route 197 is a short 19 km two-lane highway which cuts through the Appalachian Mountains in the municipality of Gaspé, Quebec, Canada. Its only function is to act as a shortcut to Route 132 which goes around the Forillon peninsula which makes up Forillon National Park. It starts at the junction of Route 132 in Rivière-au-Renard (part of the municipality of Gaspé) and ends again at the junction of Route 132 in Saint-Majorique, part of Gaspé as well.

Route 197
Route information
Maintained by Transports Québec
Length18.5 km[1] (11.5 mi)
Major junctions
South end Route 132 in Gaspé
North end Route 132 in Gaspé
Major citiesGaspé
Highway system
Route 195Route 198

Municipalities along Route 197

Major intersections

The entire route is in Gaspé, La Côte-de-Gaspé RCM.

00.0 Route 132 GaspéSouthern terminus
18.511.5 Route 132 Grande-Vallée, Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, GaspéNorthern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also


  1. Ministère des transports, "Distances routières", page 77, Les Publications du Québec, 2005

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