Here are 5 suggestions for activities that will help you enjoy winter in the Saint-Hyacinthe region. Put on your tuque and mittens and have fun with the family or friends!
Parc les Salines
A wide range of activities on the same site: tubing, snowshoeing, skiing and hiking. The park, located in Saint-Hyacinthe, is accessible day and night (lighted trails). The chalet, in addition to being a great place to take a break, offers equipment rentals.
Keep an eye out for the Saint-Hyacinthe en Blanc event schedule (February 3-4, 2018).
Boisé des Douze Natural Reserve
This reserve brings together a diversity of habitats, attracts different fauna including many bird species. Six descents with stairs and a ramp facilitate access to the different observation areas in the park. For a few minutes of relaxation, large rocks and tree trunks are dispersed along the paths instead of benches.
Discovery activities are offered, consult the programming guide.
Les journées blanches at Chouette à voir!
Special activities are organised for the school break at Chouette à voir in Saint-Jude (March 3-5 and 9-11, 2018).
On the program: presentation with birds of prey, visit of the rehabilitation complex, observation of birds in coops, freeing of rehabilitated birds of prey, hunt for Owl-elves along forest paths and the exhibit “Hunters of the Sky”.
Take the rue des Cascades with its specialised and gourmet shops, discover the unique architecture of the Victorian-style houses on rue Girouard, make sure to stop at the 1555, Marché publique, open 7 days a week, or take a break in one of the cafés, coffee houses or tea boutiques.