Laurentians, north of Montreal, Gatineau and Qutaouais Valleys.

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The Laurentians (French: Laurentides) are a range of mountains in Quebec, north of Montreal, popular among tourists as a ski destination. Understand []. The region takes its name from the chain of mountains which runs down its northern side, and is part of the great Canadian Shield which covers most of Quebec north of the St.

Lawrence River. The Laurentians (Les Laurentides in French) make for an excellent day trip from Montréal, being just an hour's drive from the city. Here you'll find gentle rolling mountains, crystal-blue lakes and meandering rivers bordered by towns and villages too cute for words.

A visit to this natural paradise is like putting your feet up after a long day. Located west of Lanaudière, east of Outaouais, and north of Montréal, the Laurentides has a population of overinhabitants.

Saint-Jérôme, Blainville, and Saint-Eustache are the most densely populated cities. A popular vacation destination, this region is renowned for its forests, its ski slopes and its stretches of water. The other settlement route came more gradually, and directly north from Montreal and the old north shore seigneuries around St.

Eustache and Terrebonne. Taking place in the 19th century, it was an expansion of Gatineau and Qutaouais Valleys. book farmers, again, mainly along the. Immediately to the north of Montreal, served principally by Highway 15 from Montreal and by Highway 50 from Ottawa and Gatineau. While the region can be accessed directly from the Laval trail network, situated north of Montreal, the most picturesque portion begins some 40 kilometres to the north, where the terrain becomes more rugged.

Large ski resorts have been developed in the Highlands, most notably at Mont-Tremblant ( metres high) in the Laurentians northwest of Montreal and at Mont-Sainte-Anne ( metres high) north of Quebec City.

Mont-Tremblant is just one of many resorts along the route through St-Sauveur in the lower Laurentians to Ste-Agathe-des-Monts and St. The Laurentians (les Laurentides) range is a delightful year-round destination for getting outdoors, whether it's for golf and white-water rafting in the summer or skiing and dog sledding in the.

About the region Located minutes Gatineau and Qutaouais Valleys. book of Montreal, the Laurentians region is a four-season resort destination of international caliber, offering a multitude of outdoor activities and festivals. Renowned for the beauty of its landscapes and its natural setting, you'll find here high quality accommodation and all services necessary for a.

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The latest measure covers travel throughout the Outaouais region near Ottawa and between regional county municipalities in the Laurentians and the Lanaudière regions, as well as travel to La Author: Julia Page.

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Hi VRAA, LOL, I can understand the confusion "The Laurentians" (or Laurentides in French part of the reason you probably couldn't find much on them) is the recreational area north of Montreal, Quebec it spans from St Jerome in the south (about 46 Kms North of the City) thru to north of Mont Tremblant (which is about Kms north of the City of Montreal).

The PDF link at the end of this introduction is attached to a compilation that describes the seigneuries and townships in the Western Laurentians region, along the banks of the Ottawa River between Montreal and Ottawa.

The compilation describes the counties that existed in the region in Effingham, Leinster, Ottawa and York. The Laurentians are a range of mountains in Quebec, north of Montreal, popular among tourists as a ski destination.

Laurentians from Mapcarta, the free map. The Laurentians and Lanaudiere regions north of Montreal will be accessible by May 4, while most of the province will be open again by.

The Township of Laurentian Valley was created on January 1, According to the Census, the Township has a population of 9, persons and 3, households. Its 22 km² ( mi²) of territory span south to north from One Thousand Islands River to the Mont Laurier; and east to west, from the Lanaudière region to the Outaouais region.

Plains and valleys of the Laurentians offer trekking over the hills and mountains and discovering a kaleidoscope of fascinating landscapes bursting with beauty.

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The mission of the Gatineau Valley Historical Society (founded in as the Historical Society of the Gatineau) is to “promote matters of historical or heritage significance in the general area of the Gatineau Valley.”. Located 30 min north of Montreal, our free fall and skydiving school will make you discover the magnificent landscapes of the Laurentians seen from the sky.

The Gatineau Hills (French: Collines de la Gatineau) are a geological formation in Canada that makes up part of the southern tip of the Canadian Shield, and acts as the northern shoulder of the Ottawa Valley.

They are also the foothills of the Laurentian Mountains which stretch east through Quebec, beginning north of Montreal and joining up with others into Vermont and New Hampshire. To book a visit, please call No visits will be allowed without an appointment. Face masks must be worn at all time during the visit.

Fully insulated 3 season cottage for sale. 40 minutes from Ottawa, next to Gatineau Park, directly on a spring fed lake with a panoramic view. A family treasure for the past 33 years. Laurentian Mountains are at a short driving distance from Montreal making it an ideal place for a day trip.

One gets spectacular views from the top of Mont Tremblant, where one can reach by cable car from the base. Certainly worth considering for any traveler in Montreal/5(). North America's first ski lift was built in the Laurentians inand by the late s "snow trains" had brought tens of thousands of Montreal skiers to the slopes.

Ever since, the Laurentians. More affordable than a cottage in the north, a season's pass to Le Village du Père Noël allows you to have roots in the Laurentians, for the length of the day.

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Le Village du Père Noël, winner of the Grand Prize of Tourism - Laurentides in the category of Tourist attractions.

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If you ever have the chance to visit this estate proclaimed "the most beautiful residence for retirees capable of independent living in the Outaouais region", be sure to pass by the. The Laurentians and Lanaudiere regions north of Montreal will be accessible by May 4, while most of the province will be open again by Public Security Minister Genevieve Guilbault said.

Police checkpoints, however, which are blocking access to far northern communities and preventing people from crossing into Gatineau from Ontario, will. We found 1 Apartments for rent in Other - Ottawa Valley, Outaouais Region of have the ability to quickly and easily filter by rent, number of bedrooms, bathrooms or furnished our search options to find pet friendly Apartment; luxury rentals, ads displayed with photos or .The Laurentian Mountains (French: Laurentides) are a mountain range in southern Quebec, Canada, north of the St.

Lawrence River and Ottawa River, rising to a highest point of 1, metres (3, ft) at Mont Raoul Blanchard, northeast of Quebec City in the Laurentides Wildlife Gatineau, L'Assomption, Lièvre, Montmorency, Nord and St.

Maurice rivers rise in lakes in this mountain : Mont Raoul Blanchard. Drive north out of Turner Valley on Hwy. 22, and turn left at Hwy. and the hamlet of Millarville. Follow west and turn right on twisty Hwy. and follow the signs to Bragg Creek.