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18 December 2020

Contact Nature among the 3 regional AEQ Prize winners

On Thursday, December 17, the virtual gala of the Prix Excellence Plein Air 2020 of Aventure Écotourisme Québec was held. Contact Nature was the winner in the Innovation in crisis situation category. Congratulations to Camp de Base Gaspésie and to Karavaniers also nominated in this category. It is an honor to be one of the […]
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17 December 2020

Announcement of a new dog sledding ride!

It will now be possible to do one-hour dog sled rides with Les Balades solo at a cost of $ 45 per adult and $ 25 per child (12 years old and under). A family price for two adults and two children is also available at a cost of $ 125. Departures every day from […]
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2 December 2020

Renewed partnership between La Baie en kayak and Contact Nature

Okwari Le Fjord and La Baie en kayak renew their partnership for summer 2021! The collaboration of the two organizations was a resounding success in 2020, when 419 participants took advantage of a guided kayak trip last summer on the Baie des Ha! Ha! For Marc Boudreault, owner of La Baie en kayak, the hard […]
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27 November 2020

What to do this winter?

Winter is knocking on our doors! The Saguenay — Lac-Saint-Jean region offers a host of outdoor activities for families or couples. Obviously, we encourage you to respect the concept of a family bubble during your outings. At La Baie, Okwari Le fjord offers winter classics: snowshoeing, ice fishing and dog sledding! Cover photo credit: Laurent […]
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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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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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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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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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20 March 2020

Okwari Le Fjord Closed for winter 2020

In order to follow municipal directives related to the COVID-19 crisis, Okwari Le Fjord is unfortunately closed for the rest of the winter season. Customers with reservations will be contacted and refunded. Stay healthy and safe! Questions? 1 418 697-5458
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21 February 2020

Okwari Le Fjord and La Baie en Kayak Now Partners

It’s official! Contact Nature and its division Okwari Le Fjord 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 Le Fjord to diversify its offer and La Baie by kayak to increase […]
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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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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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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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