Discover the trails of Saint-Marcel de L'Islet!
Follow our ambassador, Frédéric Rétif, and his family as they discover the trails of Saint-Marcel during an improvised winter snowshoeing trip!
February 18, 2021
Active NatureCross-country skiing at Trois-Saumons lake
This winter, the confinement and the weather brought me back to a sport I practiced for a long time during my childhood, cross-country skiing, which allowed me to take advantage of an incredible site…
Updated on January 31, 2023
Curious NatureSnowmobile circuit the adventurer with friends
Being snowmobile enthusiasts, we had wanted to do the Aventurier route in Chaudière-Appalaches with friends for a long time. To have known, we would have done it long before !
Written on November 7, 2022
Arrêts GourmandsThe know-how of our gourmet stops - Café Bonté Divine: a unique roasting house
In 2003, in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, a small café – the first roasting house in the village – moved into a yellow and red ancestral home dating from 1885.
Written on July 26, 2022
Arrêts GourmandsThe know-how of our gourmet stops - La Fée Gourmande: double the pleasures
Kamouraska's sweet teeth can be nourished at the La Fée Gourmande chocolate factory for 22 years now thanks to Michelle Vallières, the first fairy of the place who had been inspired by the chocolates…
Written on July 14, 2022
Arrêts GourmandsThe know-how of our gourmet stops - Poissonnerie Tremblay : between reputation and novelties
In Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, on route 132, the sign installed above the red door of the village fish shop has changed from “Lauzier” to “Tremblay”. But inside, we find the same quality products and, abov…
Written on July 11, 2022
Arrêts GourmandsThe know-how of our gourmet stops - Auberge La Marguerite : local menu pioneer
From the moment they purchased their ancestral home located not far from the river, Christian Dufour and Janic Thibodeau had one idea in mind: to serve their visitors with the best of the region.
Written on July 8, 2022
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…
Written on March 25, 2022
Fill up at Saint-Jean-Port-Joli!
Traveling by van, my boyfriend and I have converted our own camper with the idea of exploring the province and our neighbors independently. It is on board our big red car that we try to escape the ci…
Written on March 8, 2021
Foody NatureOur terroir at your festive table
As many will not be able to travel to taste the delights of our region during the holiday season, why not bring the specialties of our region and the great talent of our local chefs and producers to …
Written on November 30, 2020
Active Nature - En vedetteClub Sportif Appalaches : a cross-country ski center worthy of the greatest
Impeccably maintained trails, extraordinary panoramas and a number of technical challenges; It's impossible not to fall in love with the Club Sportif Appalaches.
Written on November 1, 2019
A winter getaway that warms the heart
There's nothing better than enjoying a good hot chocolate after a good day outdoors in the winter! In Quebec, we are fortunate to be able to have fun in many ways thanks to the abundance of snow! Let…
Written on November 8, 2018