Sugar shacks & country-style dining | Tourisme Laurentides

Sugar shacks & country-style dining

When they arrived in America, the French were introduced to the legendary maple syrup by the Native Americans who had long been aware of its existence. First tapped in a rudimentary fashion, then with an ax and finally a torch,  the maple tree has brought a festive atmosphere to the spring season with its sweet water, bringing families and friends together each year during sugaring off time. Discover one of the many sugar shacks located in the Laurentian region; joy is always on the menu, in the tradition of the good old days.


The authentic Apple Shack, unique to the Laurentians, is set up on a family-run orchard in a rustic countrified atmosphere.


March 9 to April 22, 2019


March 2 to April 29, 2019


Located in the midst of nature, next to an orchard, with view on a small lake. Magical site that will charm nature-lovers.

Cabane à sucre d'Amours

February 16 to April 28, 2019


February 24 to April 28, 2019


Le Chalet du Ruisseau is a sugar shack and reception room in the countryside open year round for activities and events like sugaring-off time, the end-of-year holiday season, New Year’s Eve, apple-


Opening on February 16, 2019


February 14 to April 28, 2019


Set in the midst of nature, in the heart of the Laurentians, Érabliere Ste-Marguerite welcomes visitors in a magnificent setting; the perfect place for a get-together with friends and family. One o