Quebec Route 197

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Route 197
Route information
Maintained by Transports Québec
Length: 18.5 km[1] (11.5 mi)
Major junctions
South end: Route 132 in Gaspé
North end: Route 132 in Gaspé
Major cities: Gaspé
Highway system

Quebec provincial highways

Route 195 Route 198

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.

Municipalities along Route 197[edit]

See also[edit]


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

External links[edit]