Activities and attractions
For playing outside, the Laurentian region simply has no equal. The waltz of the seasons gives the region its rhythm and outdoors enthusiasts have an absolute embarrassment of riches when it comes to choosing what adventure to do next. In summer, watersports lead the field, with more than 9,000 lakes and rivers to choose from. In fall, a cycling tour or a long or short-distance hike might do the trick, transporting you at the same time into nature’s very heart, in all its fall glory. In winter, some exploring might be nice, this time on snowshoes or cross-country skis, giving us a chance to recall what it was like for the early pioneers as they made their way carefully through snowclad virgin forests. In spring, it’s time for all things to thaw and that also means some heady experiences for those who enjoy whitewater rafting expeditions, or perhaps the excitement of a day’s fishing. The Laurentians region is the outdoors destination « par excellence ».
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Pick-your-own berries. Fruit and vegetable stand.
STAND: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
La Seigneurie des Plaines cycle path is a 21-km cycling network extending into the cities of Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines, Blainville and Terrebonne.
Located centrally in the Lower Laurentians just 30 km from Montréal, Blainville is a dynamic municipality renowned for the wide range of activities and cultural, sporting and recreational events it
A 70-km long cycling path through Blainville, including the southern section of Le P’tit Train du Nord linear park. Integrates 9.1 km of the provincial Route Verte cycling network.