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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 adventures and at the campsite Au jardin de mon père. Buy a gift certificate. A […]
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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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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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25 September 2019

Summary of the White Fishing Meeting

Thank you to all the fishermen who were present at the September 24th meeting! Summary : Price freeze. No increase. Prices remain the same as last season. Increase in the number of parking lots according to the thickness of the ice. See the tables. The financial results of last year were presented. The date of […]
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4 September 2019

Tenders – 2020 Ice Fishing Season

To interested companies: tenders for villages on ice are published. Snow removal. Ice analysis. The first meeting of the ice fishing committee takes place on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, to prepare the fishermen’s meeting. Photo credit: Normand Gaudreault photos
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11 June 2019

No More Polystyrene Here!

To celebrate Water Month, we make the commitment to stop the use and sale of styrofoam in all our establishments. Starting next month, once our reserves are up, no polystyrene dishes will be sold or used at the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center, at Okwari Adventures, at the Rivière-à-Mars reception cabin and at Au Jardin de mon […]
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5 June 2019

Contact Nature Now Accredited Ecotourism by AEQ

The divisions of Contact Nature are now accredited Ecotourism by Adventure Ecotourism Quebec (AEQ). In fact, responsible tourism is an integral part of our values. Contact Nature also has the Quality-Safety accreditation of AEQ since summer 2018. We are proud to say that our activities are safe, quality and ecotouristic.
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20 April 2019

A Video to Close the Winter!

As everyone knows, our region is beautiful all year. Here is a video showing Contact Nature in his winter coat! See the video. Thank you to all our customers, and be there for the summer of 2019! Visit our Youtube channel to see all our videos.
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5 April 2019

Contact Nature wins the Dubuc of the Tourist Business!

On Thursday, April 4th, was held the 15th edition of the Economic Merit Gala of the Saguenay-Le Fjord Chamber of Commerce and Industry at the Delta Saguenay Hotel. Contact Nature has been named winner of the Tourist Business category. Marc-André Galbrand (general manager) was accompanied by Pierre-Luc Champagne (assistant director) and Marilou Tremblay (communications consultant) […]
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1 April 2019

Expo Nature Chicoutimi 2019

Come visit the Contact Nature stand at Expo Nature Chicoutimi from April 4 to 7, 2019. Darws:Black bear observation for two people with Okwari adventures Night in a yurt at the campground Au jardin de mon père Seasonal Passport at the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center Initiation to salmon fishing on Rivière-à-Mars Ticket: $ 2 or 3 […]
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1 March 2019

The « Pêche en herbe » fishing hut is free for children during the break!

Good news! Contact Nature’s “Pêche en herbe” hut will be open to families every day from 10 am to 3 pm from March 3rd to 8th inclusively! Do you have a child aged 13 and under? Come and enjoy ice fishing for free and warm with the guide who will be on site with equipment […]
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28 February 2019

30% Off Fishing Cabin Rental During the Break

C’est bientôt la relâche! Okwari Adventures offers you a 30 % discount on renting a fishing cabin at the Anse-à-Benjamin Ice Village from March 4 to 8, 2019! Use promo code “OKWARI” when booking. Book online  or call 418 697-5132 The rental includes: A daily pass Propane heating Fishing equipment for 2 people It is possible to enjoy the […]
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26 February 2019

Contact Nature is finalist at the 2019 Economic Merit Gala!

Contact Nature is proud to be a finalist at the 15th Economic Merit Gala in the “tourism business” category with Ferme Michel Rivard et fille and OrganisAction – Québec Hors Circuits. This year, the jury received a record number of 71 applications. There are 27 companies that are nominated in the nine different categories. See the […]
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