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22 September 2020

Preparations for the 2021 season: an alternative to pre-selling locations

Ice fishing season is approaching! Given the current situation, various elements will be clarified in the coming weeks. We can already tell you that exceptionally this season there will be no presale. This year, during a predetermined period, anglers will have the opportunity to keep their location(s) from last season. Once this period is over, […]
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18 August 2020

Bec-Scie campsite certified Vaolo!

The Bec-Scie outdoor center campsite, which offers unserviced sites and mini shelters, is officially Vaolo accredited! Bec-Scie 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 […]
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17 August 2020


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14 August 2020

Closure of the sea trout fishing season

We would like to inform you that the MFFP is currently in the process of closing the sea trout season on a section of Rivière-à-Mars for the 2020 season. The mission is to protect and enhance the territory and having currently a low run of sea trout, it goes without saying that we must protect […]
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7 August 2020

Become a Contact Nature member

It’s time to get your Contact Nature membership card or to renew it! Become a member At a cost of $ 20, this card gives you the opportunity to attend the annual general meeting, exercise your right to vote and even apply for a seat on the board of directors or one of the committees. […]
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17 July 2020

Nights of the Perseids kayaking on the fjord!

From August 10 to 14, the sky will be flooded with shooting stars! La Baie en kayak offers you to observe the Perseids by sea kayak on the Baie des Ha! Ha. Magic! I’m registering! Free stroll near the islet with the accompaniment of our guides. The night with the most shooting stars will be […]
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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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9 June 2020

First bears 2020!

The very first bears of the season showed up at the observatory on Friday June 5! Our guide Viky was able to take some pictures. Come and observe them in their natural environment, you too! See the details.
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8 June 2020

First salmon 2020

It was in the morning of Monday June 8 that Yannis Taderent released the first salmon of the season in Rivière-à-Mars! After losing his first salmon, Yannis finally won his second fight around 9 a.m. Here he is proud of his first 2020 salmon! The beast has been released! We are waiting for you on […]
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29 May 2020

Sea kayaking: Reservation without deposit!

Interested in sea kayaking this summer? As it can be complicated to book an outdoor activity in these uncertain times, Okwari Le Fjord takes your reservations without prepayment! Book a date online, and only pay if the activity can take place. We don’t get bogged down in refunds! You had booked and the activity could […]
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15 May 2020

May 20: Reopening of the Bec-Scie !

The Bec-Scie Outdoor Center will reopen on Wednesday, May 20th! Following the latest government announcements, it will now be possible to enjoy one of your outdoor activities such as hiking alone or in pairs while respecting the sanitary measure and social distancing. To mark the reopening, admission will be free for everyone until June 1st. This is an […]
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5 May 2020

Contact Nature and Jardins Baielactée in a New Partnership!

Contact Nature and the Baielactée Gardens have created a whole new partnership! The two organizations are now working together to sell vegetables, plants and flowers from Jardins Baielactée online, with home delivery service! Visit the online store. The Covid-19 crisis prompted the two organizations to use their imagination to develop new projects and thus continue […]
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6 April 2020

Contact Nature Highlights the Support of RCGT in the Development of its Strategic Planning

A few days ago, Contact Nature shared its new 2020-2025 strategic planning. This plan is the result of a long process of reflexion on the organization. The management of Contact Nature had the support of its Gold partner Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton throughout the process. Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is a professional services firm dedicated […]
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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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