Manic 5

Manic 5

Discover the world’s largest multiple arch dam, the Manic 5 Dam, as you’ve never seen it before with our incredible sightseeing flight!

With our team of experienced pilots, you will fly over the waters of the Manicouagan River to enjoy breathtaking views of this engineering marvel. Our flight includes informative commentary to help you understand the construction of this massive dam and its impact on the region. Don’t miss the opportunity to discover this unique attraction in the northern region of Quebec. Book your Manic 5 Dam flight now for an unforgettable travel experience!


There are 3 seats available for a maximum of 400 lbs for all passengers.

Info: Early and late flights are generally calmer. In autumn it is important to make sure you book during the sunny hours.

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Manic 5

Manic 5
This 3.5 hour flight between Les Escoumins and the Manic 5 dam offers you a view that borders on the unreal!

Surrounded by forest and lake, you will be able to see the immensity of this wilderness as well as the colossal work involved in the construction of the Port-Neuf, Bersemis, Outarde, Manicouagan and Toulnoustouque dams.

Cancellation fees

  • If paid online: More than 24 hours before the flight = 3% Less than 24 hours before the flight = 9%.
  • If paid on site: No charge.


Maximum usable weight of 400 lbs for all passengers, which suggests an excursion for 2 people.

1,230 +taxes
615 per person + taxes


Escoumins Aerodrome
14 Lac St-Onge Road
Les Escoumins (Quebec) Canada
G0T 1K0


You must present yourself at the Totem Aviation reception desk 15 minutes in advance.

Please note that in case of delay we will not be able to reschedule other departures, so your reservation will be moved to the next available time slot.


3h in flight minimum, normally the Manic 5 last about 3h30.

The total duration of the activity is about 4 hours.


Before the age of 2, a child can travel sitting on his parents’ knees. After 2 years, he must have his own seat.

Persons under the age of 18 must be paired with an adult.

The activity is not recommended for pregnant women over 36 weeks of pregnancy.


The equipment provided includes aviation type headphones.

For your comfort on sunny days, it is suggested to bring a pair of sunglasses.

For cooler days, make sure you are dressed for the climate, we recommend dressing as if you were going hiking.

Don’t forget your camera!


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