Adopt the pace of nature while discovering Sacacomie Lake. Canoe, kayak and pedal boats are at your disposal for a ride on the lake.
Nature lovers, take in our vast grounds stretching over 500 km2 of which there are over 65 km of forest trails with viewpoints and rest areas.
Enjoy our private beach. After a swim in the pure water of Sacacomie Lake, you will enjoy the scenery provided by the untouched nature while lying down in one of our long chairs.
Discover a typical trapper’s trail! Follow our guide who will lead you to his trapper’s camp. Pay attention to his stories that he will take pleasure in relating to you while showing you the traps and furs of small animals.
Take a few hours to discover Sacacomie Lake aboard a motor launch. If you feel adventurous, take a break while eating a snack or relaxing on one of our many deserted islands of the lake.
Arrival in a Rabaska
Make your arrival at the Sacacomie Hotel an outstanding event. Surprise your guests by dropping them off some 2 km away from the hotel by road and let them board a rabaska. They will paddle about 20 minutes to the hotel to discover this place nestled in the woods. And why not plan a little refreshment when they set foot on land?
The Rabaska Excursion
Step back in time: do as the fur traders of the seventeenth and eighteenth century did and discover Sacacomie Lake in a large canoe. Once built in bark, the rabaska can carry up to 12 persons. Make a stopover shore side and enjoy a homemade wintergreen tea prepared by your guide. On your return trip do not forget to sing to keep the pace.
Rediscover the earth! Accompanied by your naturalist guide, discover plants and roots. He will share with you his knowledge and will invite you to taste the edible species of the surrounding flora.
For an unforgettable experience, let yourself be seduced by a 20-minute seaplane flight over the hotel, the Mastigouche wildlife sanctuary, and the 600 lakes of Saint-Alexis-des-Monts. Images forever etched in your memory!
Our experienced guides offer excursions by Commander (ATV) or buggy from the hotel to the trails of the Mastigouche wildlife reserve. Discover landscapes inaccessible by foot or car; drive along lakes and cross rivers and forests and see fabulous scenery on mountain tops.
With more than 7 lakes, whether you are an enthusiast or novice, you will find the type of fishing that suits you! Depending on the chosen fishing, the boat, the electric motor, the line and bait are included.
Observation of bears and beavers
End the day with an original activity! Three hours before sunset, travel in an all-terrain vehicle with your guide trapper. Observe the beaver in its natural habitat and discover his lifestyle. Continue to discover the wildlife of the Saint Maurice region; join the guide in a wooden cabin designed to see the black bears in their natural habitat. How many will you have the chance to see?!
Under the trained eye of your instructor, get on horseback and ride landscaped trails in the forest. One-hour and half-a-day rides are offered. The half-a-day ride makes a stop at a lake to enjoy venison sausage by a campfire.
Having been used as a weapon for hunting and war, archery is now a sport of precision. A trail in a more natural environment has been set up especially for this purpose. Make a friendly competition, earn points and have fun aiming precisely!
As part of the American Indian site, carry out a competition with your peers and enjoy facilities especially designed for tomahawk throwing.
Put on a pair of snowshoes and visit the trapping site of our woodsman on an island in Canitchez Lake. Let him tell you his lifestyle and cook you bannock (Indian bread) on a wood fire.
Solidify the relationship between colleagues and friends! Under the supervision of your guide, follow the clues given to you and overcome the various obstacles on the course to be the winner of this treasure hunt.
Whether for a group of colleagues or friends, we can create a customized activity with our team building expert.
From the terrace of the hotel, an astronomer invites you to observe the sky, free of light pollution, in order to discover one of the best views of the sky in America.
**Please note that the availibilities of some activites varies depending on the season and weather conditions.