What to do? | Tourisme Laurentides

What to do?

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 ».

 

 

Among the many activities available, you can tour along “Le P’tit Train du Nord” linear park, a 232-km cycle path built over an old railway line from Bois-des-Filion to Mont- Laurier: it’s the longest park of its kind in Canada!

The Laurentians region is renowned for its vast forests, beautiful mountain scenery and festive villages. One of the largest concentration of ski area in Eastern Canada with 12 ski resorts, there are plenty of affordable, all-inclusive packages to choose from that may include meals, lessons and unlimited skiing.

Laurentians parks

The “Route des Belles Histoires” allows visitors to discover the Laurentian region from another aspect.

No matter what the season, festivals and other exciting events are always taking place somewhere in the Laurentians.

The “Chemin du Terroir” is a signposted trail that takes you through more than 226 kilometres of country backroads and byways, with discoveries to make at every turn.

Mont-Tremblant

The IRONMAN Festival weekend will end with the 6th edition of the Subaru IRONMAN 70.3 Mont-Tremblant. Close to 3,000 athletes will take the start as of 8 a.m.

June 25, 2017
Mont-Tremblant

The 8th edition of the Mont-Tremblant Half-Marathon will be held on Sunday, August 13 on the streets of Mont-Tremblant.

August 13, 2017
Mont-Tremblant

The Domaine Saint-Bernard in Mont-Tremblant, in partnership with the organization DestiNATIONS, will welcome this summer the first edition of the event Festival Manitou: Aboriginal cultures celebra

July 14, 2017 to July 16, 2017
Val-Morin

Théâtre du Marais provides quality entertainment for all age groups in the coziness of the Saint-Norbert Church, located in the village of Val-Morin.

Mirabel

A family day to discover the wonderful world of bees. Guided tours every hour, beehive observation with a beekeeper, presentation of the bees products, honey tasting, a visit to the meadery and mea

May 28, 2017
Mont-Laurier
  • Length: 10 km
  • Trail rating: easy
Val-David

Come and take advantage of this local event to buy a bicycle or sell yours. Fix your price and the Roc & Ride Boutique will sell it for you. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

May 20, 2017 to May 22, 2017
Saint-Joseph-du-Lac

Large selection of fruit pies, sugar pies, apple bread, apple oatmeal cookies and homemade fruitcakes prepared on-site all year-round!

Spas in the Laurentians