Les sentiers de la forêt ancienne du Ruisseau-Hamon
En découvrant ces magnifiques sentiers, vous entrerez dans une vieille cédrière où, en plus du thuya, se côtoient sapins et épinettes rouges n’ayant subi aucune perturbation majeure depuis plus de 30…
November 12, 2021
Active NatureFeeling on top of the world at the top of the Trois-Saumons Lake Tower
Hit the road with no destination in mind. Follow the highway, then the countryside to simply turn off across a small dirt road to make a magnificent discovery. Here is the story of my #1 fall favorit…
Written on September 12, 2023
L’Action de grâce à L’Islet : tout en couleur !
Thanksgiving is a time to spend time with family, eat a good meal, explore and enjoy the fall colors while hiking! That's how my boyfriend, Victor, and I spent our long weekend in and around the L'Is…
Updated on September 18, 2023
Active NatureSUP at Trois-Saumons Lake
For the past 6 years, I have been the (very!) proud owner of an inflatable paddle board that I take with me everywhere I go during my summer trips. Whether it's on the azure waters off the Magdalen I…
Updated on August 24, 2023
My must-see “dog friendly” places in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli
In this article, our ambassador Annabelle reveals the places she particularly likes to visit in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, in the company of her dogs: Pénélope and Théodore!
Written on August 23, 2023
Active NatureRandonnée de kayak au phare du Pilier-de-Pierre
Notre ambassadeur Frédéric vous raconte sa randonnée sur le fleuve vers le phare iconique de notre destination ! Il vous révèle quelques conseils, trucs et suggestions d'activités à faire après votre…
Written on August 2, 2023
Curious NatureA shopping spree in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli
A perfect way to discover the know-how and culture of Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, which abounds with an impressive number of specialty shops, art galleries and artists' studios. You'll find a host of Quebe…
Updated on July 25, 2023
Curious NatureMaritime museum, museum ships and more!
The Musée maritime du Québec in L'Islet offers you a life-size immersion in the marine history of Canada. Enter a hydrofoil and board a real icebreaker to learn more about the daily life of captains,…
Written on June 20, 2023
Arrêts GourmandsThe know-how of our gourmet stops - Fruits et légumes des Saint-Pierre : only the freshest!
When passing through Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, a stop at Fruits et légumes des Saint-Pierre is a must. "It's really worth the detour!" says Jonathan Saint-Pierre, proudly representing the third generatio…
Written on June 7, 2023
The summer tourist season is taking off; a road trip is a must!
From the first weekend of May, a summer vibe will be in the air, while many restaurants, shops and boutiques will open their doors for the summer season. Many workshops and activities will also be he…
Updated on May 4, 2023
Curious NatureStay in a chalet by the river!
We are lucky since for some years the summer tends to want to extend until September, see until October, to our greatest happiness! This is why my colleagues and I took the opportunity to plan a shor…
Updated on April 28, 2023
Foody NatureGourmet trip - Saint-Jean-Port-Joli and its surroundings
3 days on the road eating, drinking, tasting, smelling, and most importantly having #LiveItForReal meetings. Bon appétit!
Updated on April 21, 2023
Curious NaturePodcast- A drive like no other with Lina and André
The sunsets over the Charlevoix mountains are a colorful sight from the L'Islet wharf. It is because we were invited by Tourisme Chaudière-Appalaches to follow the route proposed by the podcast "Rale…
Updated on April 19, 2023
Discover a unique know-how at the Seigneurie des Aulnaies
Whether for the water mill, one of the last six in operation in Quebec still producing artisanal organic flour, or for the seigniorial manor and its enchanting decor, everything is there to live a un…
Written on April 14, 2023
Savor the moment to the rhythm of the tides in L'Islet
This weekend, take the Route des Navigateurs and stop at L'Islet for a stay where maritime history rhymes with local flavors and riverside.
Written on April 13, 2023
Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, I always come back
Located between Quebec and Gaspésie, Saint-Jean-Port-Joli is truly charming and rich in discoveries. Here are the five reasons why I love coming back there every summer!
Written on April 13, 2023
How to fully enjoy spring
The dazzling, invigorating and energizing spring sun! The art of gently enjoying this moment of transition from the lull of winter to the bright future of summer is a real joy. So take the time to st…
Updated on April 4, 2023
Arrêts GourmandsThe know-how of our gourmet stops - Le Moule à Sucre: ambassador of Quebec terroir
It was in 2002 that Roberto Di Giulio and Nathalie Niemeyer moved to Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, very close to the water. They set their sights on a large and magnificent old-style barn which then housed a…
Updated on March 29, 2023
Hikers and fatbikers, here's what you need to know about the trails in Sainte-Louise
It's no longer a secret: there are hiking, skiing, snowshoeing and fatbike trails in Sainte-Louise that are well worth the detour. To get there, if you don't know the area, it can be a bit complicate…
Updated on March 22, 2023