Ecolodge at the Old Sheep Farm on the Fjord Located 15 km east of Chicoutimi on the north shore of the Saguenay Fjord, the Vieille Ferme welcomes you riverside in our new and cozy eco-lodge, at the heart of our family farm.
Entirely made of local wood, the lodging is nestled at the foot of our boreal forest with a magnificent view of the Saguenay Fjord.
Lodge in spectacular comfort in our large hexagon-shaped room surrounded by windows, with a 280-degree view of water, sky and mountains, whether you are lounging on the couch, resting in the bed or dining at the table or bar-counter.
Prepare your own meals in the fully-equipped kitchen (complementary spices and condiments are provided), or let us provide ouur farm-fresh homemade deli products (pâté, smoked paper-thin sliced lamb, assorted delis, etc.) and gourmet meals, all made here on the farm, ready to heat and eat in 10 minutes. You will be very closely situated to the famous Parc Cap Jaseux, and also only 30 minutes away from the Monts Valin National Park and 45 minutes from the Valinouët alpine ski hill.
Our eco-lodge offers a unique environment where you can practice a wide variety of nature activities and pursuits, or just relax in the lodge, surrounded by the calming activity of a remote working family farm, while watching the amazing sunsets over the Fjord though the wide bay windows! On our farm, you are welcome to discover: Our Discovery Trail wends its way throughout our domain, and our childrens’ playground is open all year round. You can also participate in the life of the farm, with the friendly animals. Try your hand at being a shepherd for a day!
In the immediate area, you can easily access a wide variety of activities:
- all year round: walking/hiking, wildlife watching
- Spring and Fall: canoeing, kayaking, rock-climbing, via ferrata, and many more
- Winter: slide down our spectacular hill, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, ice-fishing, ice-climbing, skidooing, dogsledding, and alpine sking Accommodate 4 adults or a family with 3 children.
Note: Complementary shuttle service in winter for visitors who have 2-wheel drive (parking is 1 km from our farm).