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18 June 2019

A Major Study on the Riviere-à-Mars

Contact Nature undertakes a major research project on Rivière-à-Mars. This $ 90,000 study, which will be carried out as part of a UQAC renewable resource master's project, is timely in this Water Month. Every year, we work on the Rivière-à-Mars to try to foster the creation and maintenance of natural [...]
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16 June 2019

A First Release!

Fisherman Sedrik Martin made the first release of the season! He won his fight against the salmon in pit 9 on the evening of Saturday, June 15th. Congratulations! Who will have the next catch? See the statistics of the river.
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13 June 2019

First salmon arrived!

A first salmon arrived at the Rivière-à-Mars fishway this Thursday, June 13, 2019. This is a beautiful female of 82 cm. The season is officially launched! Update: a second salmon arrived at the end of the day. Note that you can consult the adjusted statistics table every day.
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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 [...]
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6 June 2019

Day at the Rivière-à-Mars for 11 Students from Jonquiere High School

Eleven students from the preparatory work training at the Jonquiere High School had the chance to live a day at the Rivière-à-Mars on Wednesday, June 5th. With the contribution of Contact Nature and the Local Promotion Program of the Quebec Federation for Atlantic Salmon, these young people released salmon fry [...]
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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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3 June 2019

The season is officially started at Okwari Adventures!

A first group of customers had the chance to see a bear from the watchtowers on Monday, June 3rd! The whole team was waiting for this first bear impatiently. It's a season launch! Did you choose your Okwari activity for your next family outing? Book online.
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3 June 2019

A Fishing Pond Accessible to People with Reduced Mobility

It is now possible for people with reduced mobility to fish for trout at Paul's ponds in Au jardin de mon père campground! A platform has been set up on the edge of one of the ponds to allow everyone to fish there. This development is the first step of [...]
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1 June 2019

New! Online Auto Registration for Fishers

It is now possible to obtain the right of access for fishing on the Rivière-à-Mars online! (Non-quota sectors only) Have your credit card on hand and plan your day of fishing in the comfort of your own home! Buy my access right online. In order to comply with the regulations, [...]
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26 May 2019

Two Days of Fishing for Two People to Win!

Contact Nature has two fishing days for two people to win on the Rivière-à-Mars via his Instagram account! Just subscribe to contact_nature AND identify your fishing partner in the comments to participate! The draw will take place on June 9th. Good luck! Valid for the 2019 season. Non-quota sector. Permit [...]
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16 May 2019

Bec-Scie Reopening

The Bec-Scie Outdoor Center is back! Our doors will open on Monday, May 20th 2019. As this is a holiday, this is the perfect opportunity to come and get fresh air in the forest! Preseason hours: 9 am to 4 : 30 pm
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14 May 2019

Camping Jobs

Some jobs are still free this summer at the campsite Au jardin de mon père: Day animator; Receptionist; Lifeguard. One of these jobs interests you? Do not hesitate to apply online! You will love the Contact Nature family! Consult the job offers.
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8 May 2019

Camping at Bec-Scie for the Air Show

In order to meet the great demand for camping for the period from June 21 to June 25, 2019, the weekend of the Bagotville International Air Show, the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center exceptionally offers rustic campgrounds and parking for trailers or campers at a cost of $ 20 a night. See [...]
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28 April 2019

$ 50 Weekend at the Campsite

There are still some sites for the $ 50 weekend, that is from May 24 to 26, 2019! Book quickly!
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24 April 2019

The programming of the camping activities has arrived!

What would a family campsite be without animation? Our committee organizes dinners, theme days and activities for children. View the 2019 program.
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