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16 October 2020

Au jardin de mon père, now Vaolo certified!

The Au jardin de mon père campsite is officially Vaolo accredited! The campsite is now part of a network of exemplary tourist destinations and initiatives that have received Vaolo certification, valuing the benefits and sustainable contributions of accommodation in the community, both socially, economically and environmentally. . This certification also assesses the quality of accommodation and reception, the […]
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3 July 2020

The Traveling Sign

An old sign from the Au jardin de mon père campsite was found on July 2 in Percé, Gaspesie! The person who made the discovery emailed the photo to the campsite team. It is not impossible that the sign has traveled to Percé since the Saguenay flood of 1996, because the Rivière-à-Mars was then out […]
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3 April 2020

Camping and Covid-19: the Answers to Your Questions!

In this period of uncertainty, several questions regarding camping are raised by campers. Camping Québec has produced a Frequently Asked Questions answering any questions you may have. We invite you to consult it and contact Camping Québec if necessary.
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3 April 2020

Contact Nature Publishes its New 2020-2025 Strategic Planning

In 2019, Contact Nature undertook a process of reflection on the organization in order to develop a strategic planning for 2020-2025. Contact Nature wishes to continue developing its commitment to its community, particularly in this context of crisis. It is in a spirit of confidence for the future that we share with you today our […]
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24 March 2020

Telephone Reservation Schedule

The campsite team takes calls from Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 1 877 544-6486 or 1 418 697-5458 ext. 4. The online booking platform remains available at all times. Thank you!
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23 March 2020

Telecommuting at Contact Nature. How to reach us?

Due to the COVID-19 situation, Contact Nature’s administrative team is now in telework mode! Our administrative office is closed but each member of our team works from home and is available to answer your voice message or email. Email addresses of members of the administrative team. Email addresses of our divisions. Telephone number through which […]
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10 January 2020

Camping – Online reservations open on January 20

It will be possible to make a reservation online from Monday, January 20, 2020 at 9 a.m. Book online Telephone reservations will be open from Monday March 23 at 9 a.m. 1 877 544-6486 See you soon!
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21 November 2019

$ 22,500 raised at Contact Nature’s benefit dinner

Contact Nature is very proud to announce that the fundraising dinner on November 7th raised $ 22,500! These funds will be invested in various projects to promote access to the outdoors for people in vulnerable situations in the region. The whole Contact Nature team thanks the participants for their immense generosity at the silent auction […]
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15 November 2019

Give a Contact Nature gift card for Christmas!

Good news! It is now possible to buy a Contact-Nature gift card! Exchangeable in all the activities of the Contact Nature divisions : in Rivière-à-Mars, at the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center, at the ice fishing villages of La Baie, at Okwari Le Fjord and at the campsite Au jardin de mon père. Buy a gift certificate. […]
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8 November 2019

A Gift Certificate for each Contact Nature Member

To encourage citizen participation, Contact Nature is now offering a $ 20 gift certificate to each of its members. The contribution requested to become a member is $ 20. Each member thus recovers his investment in a Contact Nature gift certificate. In addition to being a thank you, the gift certificate allows each member to […]
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28 October 2019

Several nominations for the camping at the Excellence Awards 2019 of Camping Québec

On October 26, the famous Camping Québec Excellence Awards Gala was held to honor the campground operators who have distinguished themselves this year. The campsite Au jardin de mon père has been named 2nd finalist for the prestigious camping of the year title! This award, the most prestigious in the industry, recognizes the outstanding work […]
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26 October 2019

Contact Nature thanks the participants of its Forum of the future

On Wednesday, October 23rd, Contact Nature held a Future Forum with various stakeholders in the context of its 2020-2025 strategic planning. The evening was a reflection on the future of Contact Nature, which is currently preparing its strategic plan for the next five years. Representatives from different fields have agreed to make this gesture of […]
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11 October 2019

Contact Nature many times finalist!

Tourism Excellence Award Contact Nature is a finalist in two categories at the Tourism Excellence Awards of the Tourism Alliance of Quebec! The Okwari Adventures division is nominated in the “Innovation and Offer Development Initiative” category for its winter activities, and Contact Nature is a finalist in the “Human Resources Management Initiative – Innovative Practice” […]
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7 October 2019

Contact Nature Compensates With Boreal Carbon

This month, Contact Nature made its first greenhouse gas offset with the Boreal Carbon program of the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi. Contact Nature offset 6.4 tons of greenhouse gases by financing the planting of 46 trees. The trees planted under this program are entirely dedicated to university research on the role of the forest […]
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5 September 2019

End of Season at Paul’s Ponds

The season is coming to an end. We must empty the fishing ponds of the campsite! End of season offer: come fishing for four trouts for only $ 20. Free admission. Equipment provided. Business hours S unday to Thursday: 10 am to 5 pm Friday and Saturday: 10 am to 7 pm Ends September 15, […]
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