In summer, it’s time to play! Despite these unprecedented times, the Laurentians are brimming with outdoor activities to enjoy safely, in compliance with health measures and social distancing. Take inspiration from our suggestions to brighten your days, support our local businesses, and plan out your summer:
New World Rafting
For over 35 years, New World Rafting has offered the most comprehensive white-water rafting experience on the Rouge River. Seize the opportunity to descend one of two sections in an inflatable raft. No matter your experience level, a seasoned guide will accompany you throughout the descent. Several packages available!
Propulsion Rafting offers rafting for all types of adventurer! The moderate rafting package lets you experience beautiful natural beaches interspersed with class 1 to 3 rapids. Perfect for the whole family! Experienced guides will make sure you stay safe all day long. Several packages available!
Your first tandem skydive is sure to be the experience of a lifetime! Parachutisme Adrénaline, located 30 minutes north of Montreal, would be thrilled to share this experience with you. Come and discover the spectacular Laurentian landscapes from the skies. Book now!
Écho Aloha SUP is a young and dynamic mobile company that excels in paddle board instruction and guidance, as well as SUP rentals and equipment sales. Introductory classes, fitness yoga, equipment rentals, guided daytime and nighttime adventures, and more.
Canoe-Kayak Arundel offers canoes and kayaks suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced. Youth, tandem, and fishing kayaks are also available for rent. Children must be accompanied by an adult. See the table for rates.
Outdoor Logistik (Quad)
Whether you already have an ATV or not, Outdoor Logistik offers ATV getaways over 1 to 7 days. You can also add one or several days of fishing or hunting to your outing. Looking for thrills? Opt for a wilderness survival trip. Reservations required.
Ranch La Douceur
Ranch La Douceur, located in Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, offers a variety of equestrian activities: pony rides, day camps, horseback rides, and much more! Opening hours:daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. For information: 819-321-1329.
Camping Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts – Centre de plein air
Camping Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, located on the shores of Lac des Sables, has several activities to offer. Enjoy the beautiful sunsets and Major beach, where you can rent canoes, kayaks, paddle boards, pedal boats, and much more. Or, discover 30 km of forest trails, accessible from the campsite.
Tyroparc is a sports adventure park in the heart of nature that offers a variety of attractive packages. Come and experience a range of summer activities, such as the zipline, via ferrata, hiking, and so much more! Come for an activity with your family, friends, or on your own, and have fun in the company of our passionate, certified guides. Online reservation required.
Experience a tranquil run downriver by canoe or kayak. In Val David or Mont-Tremblant, À L’Abordage has offered safe and affordable packages for the whole family for over 15 years. Book now!
Centre nautique Pierre Plouffe Tremblant
Centre nautique Pierre Plouffe Tremblant, located in Mont-Tremblant, offers a variety of water sports: boat rentals, water skiing and wakeboard lessons, and more. Come and play on the waters of Lac Tremblant. See the table for rates.
Kanatha-Aki Nature Centre
Kanatha-Aki Nature Centre offers several custom packages, such as hiking, ziplining, excursions and expeditions on horseback, wilderness survival, fly fishing, line fishing, fishing by hand, and much more. Come and share our passion and love of horses, and treat yourself to unforgettable adventures! Several deals available!
Camping le fou du roi
Starting June 24, Camping le Fou du Roi will open its beach spanning half a kilometre along the Rouge River. You can even take a trip down the river in an inflatable tube. A shuttle, scheduled on the hour from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., will drop you off upstream, at which point you can drift back down the river for around 2.5 hours and return to your starting point. More information.
Kayak & Cabana
Kayak & Cabana, located in Labelle, invites you to discover the meanders of the Rouge River by canoe, kayak, or SUP. Gently drift along and enjoy sandy beaches beckoning you for a swim or picnic. The section of the Rouge River used by Kayak Café is accessible to all. Several packages available.
Since 1909, the Oka Ferry has carried visitors from Oka to Hudson and back via a two-kilometre, 10-minute trip connecting Montérégie to the Laurentians that is sure to leave you with lasting memories. Come and admire the landscape and splendour of Lac des Deux Montagnes. See the schedule.
Le Crux, centre d’escalade
Starting June 22, Le Crux centre d’escalade will open its doors again! The opening conditions will be sent out in the coming days.
Come and admire the Chemin du Terroir from a bird’s eye view with Hélibellule, located at Montréal-Mirabel International Airport (CYMX). Whether for a family or corporate group flight, the helicopter fleet is perfect for all kinds of guided flights. Several packages offered.
Founded in 2008 on the runway of Mirabel International Airport, ICAR Expérience is an ultra-modern complex designed for big thrills. With its 3.4-kilometre car racing track, acceleration strip, drifting park, go-karting centre, off-road trail, helipad, wind tunnel, and superior facilities and services, ICAR is the ultimate playground for thrill-seekers. Book now!
Across its 33 fields, including one indoor field, laid out with unmatched realism, the Paintball Mirabel team has created a unique, high-intensity, and immersive experience for you. Two new activities are available for clients of all ages: Mousseball and Arc Aventure. Sign up online.
Minigolf Sommet Saint-Sauveur
Start practicing your putting stance: Sommet Saint-Sauveur’s mini-golf course is full of all kinds of challenges! Located between the beach and Manic Island, it blends in perfectly to the natural environment with its waterfalls, different levels, bridges, tunnels, hills, and vegetation. Book now!
Cavaland is an equestrian amusement and awareness park covering 150 acres in Sainte-Marguerite-du-Lac-Masson in the Laurentians. Visitors can admire the horses, visit the theme park, take a bath on horseback, or go for a horseback ride. Online ticket sales available.
Vallée Bleue – Family Resort
Vallée Bleue family resort will be open as of July 4! For a successful summer outing with the family, try disc golf and hiking on the mountain!
Cinéparc Belle-Neige opens at 7:00 p.m., and the snack bar is open with increased health measures. Online food ordering system. For the schedule, rates, and details, visit the website.
Located near Mont-Tremblant, Air Panorama invites you for a one-of-a-kind experience! Come for a familiarization flight aboard an ultralight plane with Air Panorama. You’ll be amazed to see the heart of the Laurentians like never before. Several packages available.
Héli-Tremblant in Mont-Tremblant offers a variety of packages to discover the Laurentians from the air! Several packages available.
Following recent government announcements, Tremblant has started to slowly kick off its summer season with the opening of Le Diable golf course and Le Petit Géant mini-golf course, the tennis court, hiking, bike rentals, and much more. Some businesses are offering food services, and some shops have opened. A variety of accommodation options is also available to visitors who wish to stay overnight. More information.
Paintball Fort Ouest
Near Tremblant in the Laurentians, Paintball Fort Ouest offers a variety of activities year-round. The centre features 15 activity fields for airsoft, paintball, wilderness survival, tag (new), laser tag, and much more!
Information: Tourisme Laurentides
To minimize the risk of infection, activities will resume in compliance with the recommendations of public health authorities.
You are reminded that:
• Health recommendations must still be followed.
• People who wish to vacation in other regions may do so, but are encouraged to respect the recommendations for a safe vacation in Quebec.