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Hoisting the Sails

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At the turn of the nineties, I remember an adventurous family that had sailed around the world via the Atlantic Ocean during nine months. When the story was reported on TVA, I watched in wonder as the images were presented before my eyes and to my surprise, I learned that a family could explore the ocean for extended periods of time. A tour that was both challenging, yet enriching at the same time. Following this report,...

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Surfing on the Mistassibi in Lac-Saint-Jean

Rafting mistassibi

Welcome to Saint-Stanislas, a relaxing and charming vacation resort located in the heart of Lac-Saint-Jean. This Lac-Saint-Jean village is the mecca of rafting and whitewater activities nestled along the shores of the Mistassibi River. The Mistassibi River is the destination of choice for thrill seekers and adventure enthusiasts alike. Rafting is an adrenaline-packed exhilarating adventure that instills a sense of pride and...

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Top 9 Winter Activities in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region

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Because winter is in our blood!In Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean, a little coldand snow doesn’t slow us down one bit.Here, the Nordic way of life is partof our genetic code. This explainsour fun-loving lifestyle wherewe celebrate all things winter.From dogsledding to snowmobiling,Nordic skiing to ice fishing—fromleisurely to extreme—all good reasonsto head for the great outdoors. 1. Snowshoeing Snowshoes and head lamps at the...

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The most incredible skating rinks that Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean has to offer.

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Almost everyone has an old pair of skates somewhere in storage. And if not (given to a friend or family member) you can still probably get around on the ice.Skating is relatively easy, very accessible and creates magical moments with family and friends. Dust off your skates, sharpen your blades and glide along the most incredible rinks that Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean has to offer. [caption id="attachment_6785"...

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