Natural, authentic and inviting. Nestled between the river and the mountains, this region offers plenty to see... and hear.

With its vast open spaces and unspoiled wilderness, its 10,000 lakes and rivers—yes, they’ve all been counted!—and its waterfalls, Lanaudière is a true paradise for outdoor activities and fishing. Foodies thrive on the local products, and traditional or classical music enthusiasts can choose from an abundance of festivals.

How to get there

Distance between main cities

Montréal
75km
Québec
215km
Gatineau
239km

Did you know?

The arrowhead sash, Lanaudière’s emblem, was worn by the coureurs des bois, our legendary woodsmen.

To be discovered absolutely

Lanaudière awakens all the senses through its stunning nature, comfortable accommodations and delicious cuisine.

Over 500 km of snowshoeing trails

Whether you enjoy dizzying heights or flatter terrain, Lanaudière offers up to 500 km of trails you can explore on snowshoe. Wherever you venture, the landscapes will remain engraved on your memory. Thrill seekers and those looking for stunning images will not be disappointed!

The regional and municipal parks are ideal playgrounds for some snowshoeing fun.

From Parc des Sept-Chutes to the National Trail to Parc Forêt Ouareau, there’s lots to enjoy. You’ll love the trails of powdery snow in Parc du Mont-Tremblant as well as Parc régional de la Chute-à-Bull. In Saint-Côme, a series of waterfalls and cascades can be seen all along Rivière Boule.

Auberge du Lac Taureau

You’ll begin to unwind as soon as you turn onto Chemin de la Baie-du-Milieu, leading to the Auberge du Lac Taureau nestled deep in the woods. Set on the shores of Lac Taureau, this log-structure inn oozes luxurious, rustic charm. More than 30 activities are offered here, including snowmobiling, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.

The Lac Taureau reservoir covers 90 km2 and includes 45 islands.

Meals are nothing less than superb culinary experiences, inspired by local products from Lanaudière. And you’ll have earned it after spending time in the great open air. You can also relax in the spa and enjoy a massage, the baths and the sauna.

La Source Bains Nordiques

Set against the backdrop of a rock wall and in harmony with its natural setting, this site is already remarkable because of its architecture. Add in its quality facilities and you’re guaranteed an exceptional experience! In this dreamscape, it’s easy to drop everything and re-energize. Wintertime here is enchanting with the ice bar, igloo and illuminated ice sculptures.

The La Source Bistro offers a culinary experience inspired by local products.

The facilities include hot and cold baths as well as a natural spring, relaxation grotto, steam bath and dry sauna, and indoor and outdoor relaxation areas. Also, check out the massage therapy services, unbelievable body treatments and bistro.

Explore Lanaudière for its nature and culture

With 10,000 lakes and rivers, Lanaudière is an outdoor and fishing paradise.

Bustling cities, whales and nature

Days
7
Destinations
4
Activities
13

A trip to Lanaudière and Mauricie

Days
8
Destinations
2
Activities
18

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Festivals and events

We enjoy a good time. Whether it's large cultural or sports events, city celebrations or charming village gatherings, we're always ready to have fun!

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Where to sleep

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