Bergerie La Vieille Ferme
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Visit our Friendly Farm
The Bergerie la Vieille Ferme sheep farm invites you to discover our rustic restaurant, our fresh produce market with organic fruits and vegetables, our gourmet lamb products prepared on-site and our scenic discovery trail. Come visit us, learn about sheep farming and then taste all the good things we make and grow!
Farm Calendar and Opening Hours
Visit on your own. Free. July 1st to October 30th (register at reception)
Walk the scenic Farm Discovery Tour with stunning views on the Saguenay Fjord. Learn about our farm practices, our philosophy of sustainable development, the lamb we raise and our organic produce gardens.
Guided Tour. Duration: 45 minutes. Every Sunday at 1:30 PM, July to September.
Adults: $7; children ages 4 to 12: $3; children ages 12 to 18 $5; free for children 3 and under.
VIP Visit of the Farm and its Terroir.
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes. A deep-down exploration and learning experience of our sustainable and organic farming practices, a journey to the heart of our living gardens and visit to our sheep-pens, surrounded by the exceptional Saguenay Fjord river valley.
Discover the journey that our products make, from the earth to your plate!
The visit includes a tasting of our homemade lamb-based delicatessen creations accompanied by our homemade condiments and fine “confits” along with a glass of wine to complete the tasting experience.
This visit to the farm is an incomparable experience and a lasting memory of your visit to the majestic Saguenay Fjord region.
VIP Visit Cost: $15 – reservations required; minimum 4 persons
Traveller’s special: Combine this VIP visit with a lunch or evening meal served either under the flower-covered veranda or in the dining room. $15 additional per person, taxes and service included.
BERGERIE LA VIEILLE FERME ET SA TABLE FERMIÈRE
The Farm Restaurant on the Fjord
Nestled among the hills and vales of the Saguenay Fjord, between the tidal salt marsh and the mountains, the Bergerie de la Vieille Ferme sheep farm is known for its local production of mild, delicately salted lamb, its orchards and organic gardens. This family farm practices sustainable development and is actively seeking to recreate the age-old relationship between the consumer and the farmer. The Farm invites you to discover its on-site Farm restaurant, its produce and gourmet market and its scenic Discovery Trail. Come visit us, learn about sheep farming and then taste all the good things we make and grow!
- Dining room with spectacular views of the Farm and the Fjord (newly opened in 2012)
- Snack-bar (sandwiches made with our own deli products, salads, seasonal fruit pies) on the terrace and flowered veranda with view on the Fjord
- Vegetarian menu available
- Free access to our scenic Discovery trail
- Dining room rental for private functions of 20 to 40 persons
- Licensed for the service of alcoholic beverages
- Located only 30 minutes from Chicoutimi
Debit cards and Visa accepted.