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24 March 2020

Telephone Reservation Schedule

From March 25 to April 4 inclusive, the camping team will take reservations by phone from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. from Monday to Friday. For the week of April 5 to 11: 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. from Monday to Thursday. The schedule from April 12 will be communicated as soon as possible. 1 […]
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23 March 2020

Telecommuting at Contact Nature. How to reach us?

Contact Nature’s administrative team is in telework mode! Our administrative office is closed, but we can be reached by phone and email. Each member of our team works from home and is available to chat with you. Email addresses of members of the administrative team. Email addresses of our divisions. Telephone number through which you […]
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20 March 2020

Bec-Scie closed for winter 2020

In order to follow municipal directives related the COVID-19 crisis, the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center is currently closed for the rest of the winter season. Access to the slopes prohibited Access to the slopes is prohibited. Trails are no longer maintained and are not safe. There is also no team on site to provide surveillance and […]
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27 February 2020

Free Introduction to Ice Fishing During Spring Break

Contact Nature’s ice fishing initiation cabin will be open to families from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. from Wednesday March 4 to Sunday March 8 inclusive. Do you have a child aged 13 and under? Come and practice free and warm ice fishing in the company of the guide who will be on site with […]
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21 February 2020

Okwari Adventures and La Baie en Kayak Now Partners

It’s official! Contact Nature and its division Okwari adventures will offer sea kayaking activities in spring 2020 thanks to a new partnership with La Baie en kayak. This new agreement will be beneficial for both parties, since it will allow Okwari aventures to diversify its offer and La Baie by kayak to increase its ridership. […]
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17 February 2020

Contact Nature Receives the Shore Lunch Tv Show

Contact Nature had the pleasure of hosting the Shore Lunch tv show in its rental fishing huts and dog sledding at its partner Alaskan du Nord. The two episodes filmed on Glaces du fjord are available on Youtube after their broadcast on RDS. Watch the first episode. The cooked recipe makes your mouth water!
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4 February 2020

Mesures du 4 février pour l’Anse-à-Benjamin

De nouvelles mesures sont disponibles pour le village de pêche blanche de l’Anse-à-Benjamin. Voir la carte. Exceptions : Les terrains 157, 158 et 159 ainsi que les terrains 264 à 272 ne sont pas autorisés pour l’instant. Les mesures pour le village de pêche blanche de Grande-Baie suivront le mercredi 5 février.
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3 February 2020

New! Shared Track on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday Evenings

To meet customer demand, the Bec-Scie makes the family trail available for several sports on certain evenings. This trail, usually dedicated to cross-country skiing, will also be accessible by fatbike, canine ski-joering and snowshoeing on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. The family trail is lit up in the evening. […]
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2 February 2020

New at Bec-Scie: Hok skis!

There’s something new in the Bec-Scie equipment rental room! It is now possible to rent Hok skis, a hybrid between ski touring and snowshoeing. Extract from Espace magazine: Shorter than ski touring, with its 125 or 145 cm, Hok ski, or snowshoe ski, has an integrated skin which gives more traction on climbs, as well […]
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16 January 2020

Beginning of Snow Removal from Ice Fishing Villages!

Snow removal operations officially started today! Snow removal is authorized on the entire Grande-Baie site and is partially authorized on the Anse-à-Benjamin site. Last measures for the village of Grande Baie: Average of 12.5 inches for groundfish streets Average of 10.75 inches for Éperlan street Last measures for the village of Anse-à-Benjamin: Average of 11.75 […]
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16 January 2020

Information on the Opening of the Ice Villages of La Baie

Contact Nature is currently analyzing the security level of ice fishing villages by considering the overall situation of the Saguenay. Discussions are underway with the Coast Guard, the Ice Operations Center, the Englobe firm and the Saguenay engineering service to ensure that the villages on ice are sufficiently safe. Contact Nature will communicate the embarkation […]
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12 January 2020

Fatbike rental

Did you know that you can rent fatbikes at the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center? We have two fatbike tracks, one of which runs along Rivière-à-Mars. Our tracks total 6 km and are maintained every day. The rental price is $ 25 + taxes for half a day. To try this famous winter bike, go to Bec-Scie! […]
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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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9 January 2020

Festi-Frette 2020

The Festi-Frette 2020 will take place on February 21 and 22! Centre-ville La Baie will soon announce the full program, including evening shows. Stay tuned! In the meantime, Contact Nature is revealing the schedule of activities for Saturday February 22 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Anse-à-Benjamin ice : Fatbike initiation and Fjord hike […]
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8 January 2020

Ice measurements at Anse-à-Benjamin

So far, ice measurements on the ice fishing village of Anse-à-Benjamin indicate: an average of 11 inches of effective ice for groundfish streets. an average of 11 inches of effective ice for the streets of Anguille and Éperlan. an average of 9 inches of effective ice for street of Truite.
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