Several activities are located near our inn and will allow you to discover the region of St-Félicien and Saguenay Lac-Saint-Jean as it should!
Discover the Véloroute des Bleuets directly from our Auberge with its bike path that goes around the Lac-Saint-Jean. This is a great way to sneak through the towns and villages of the region while enjoying the unique features that surround the Lac-Saint-Jean. Whether you want to walk along the sandy beaches, ride close to impressive rivers or explore the agricultural plains, the Véloroute des Bleuets can bring you to the different tourist attractions of the region.
We invite you to discover the beautiful beach of St-Prime, on the edge of Lac Saint-Jean, where the access is free. You will be able to take advantage of the many services offered there, such as the marina, the bike and boat rental center and much more. In addition, you can practice paddle boats, kayak or sea kayaking.
This is the perfect place to enjoy your summer!
The Vélo2max mountain bike center in Saint-Félicien offers you the chance to come and discover their many kilometers of mountain bike trails. With access to a rental service, bike repair and tracks that are always impressive, you will discover this perfect place for mountain bikes lovers.
This park is recognized as a natural wonder and has a vast territory in the wilderness that offers many attractions to visit during your stay. With its cavern, remains of a hydroelectric power station, a canyon and more, discoveries will not be missing from your visit! You can even experience thrills at 50 meters in height thanks to a zip line that is 350 meters long.
This mill of more than 120 years old is a pleasure to see working and it is one of the last saw mills still operating with hydraulic energy. You can also visit the ancestral house and the small farm. At last, to end your day well, the Maison Marie restaurant proposes delicious traditional meals in a décor of another era!
Mashteuiatsh, formerly known as Ouiatchouan [Pointe bleue], is a community created in 1856. It is the only first nation in the region. The museum invites you to discover the millennial history of the Montagnais and share their culture intimately linked to the territory, the Nistassinan. In addition to the museum, it is possible to visit the outdoor garden located in the forest or have the possibility of a guided tour by a person from the community.
At the Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien, humans are caged and animals are free! Become an explorer and travel across Canada from East to West to discover the different animals in the zoo. From wolverine to polar bears, you will discover, summer or winter, day or night, the beauties and the richness that make up our fauna and flora borealis. Whether on foot or aboard our train, you will be dazzled by the diversity and authenticity of the site.
The Chutes à Michel park is an observation site on the Ashuapmushuan River with walking trails, a bike trail and a fish passage of the landlocked salmon. It is also possible to see thousands of white geese since the cultivation of cereals is practiced in the region.
With its original products and a regional flavor, La Maison du Bleuet chocolate factory is a must in the region. Several homemade products await you like chocolate-covered blueberries, jam and more, all using organic wild blueberries.
The microbrewery La Chouape has a friendly atmosphere and a selection of beers with peasant origins. You can enjoy the terrace on the river to discover their many different beers and end your day in the best way possible.
The Historical Village of Val-Jalbert is an open-air museum that allows you to stroll through this place that seems frozen in 1927. Games are available for all ages in addition to animation, interpretive tours, a photography studio with techniques of the time and more!
Many events are held throughout the year in Saint-Félicien, both in winter and summer. We offer here some must-haves that you should not miss during your visit!
This free show at the Sacré-Coeur park gives you the opportunity to end your evening in style with illuminated streams of water and music. Young and old will be entertained by the show in addition to learning more about this park which is bordered by the Ashuapmushuan River.
When night falls at the Zoo sauvage of Saint-Félicien, this illuminated course of 1.5 km opens its doors for you to discover its unique path. You can dream all along the multimedia journey that offers you scenographic elements, “video mappin” and more!
The hydroplane races on the Ashuapmushuan River are part of the North American Regatta Circuit and animate the city throughout the weekend! In addition to the races on Saturday and Sunday, you can enjoy the many activities on site, the family area and attend the awards ceremony, all in the heart of St-Félicien!
When: June 22ndto 24th 2018
This mountain bike endurance race is sanctioned by the Quebec Federation of cycling sports and offers two courses to competitors: 30 km and 60 km. Participants will be able to test their skills on various grounds in addition to discovering the beautiful trails of the region.
When: September 8thand 9th 2018