Saturday, September 7, 2019
WE are looking to Start the School Year or Fall Session or End-the-Summer (simply pick your favorite), by a DAY TRIP to the Eastern Townships with a picnic lunch at Mont-Orford by Lake Stukely.
This is a beautiful lake with a beach where we can have our lunch together and relax. There are rentals of canoe, deluxe pedal boat (aluminium) – 2 or 4 seats, fat bike, kayak, rowboat, stand-up paddle. Also some great hiking trails or simply bring a lawn chair or blankets and rest on the beach area.
LOCATION: Parc national du Mont-Orford – Lac-Stukely sector
PARK ACCESS: ADULTS – $8.75 /day (taxes included), CHILDREN (17 years and under) – Free
PARKING: $8.48 per car (plus taxes)
DIRECTIONS: Take Highway 10 E, in the direction of the Eastern Townships. Take exit 118. At the stop sign at the end of the exit ramp, turn left on Route 141 Nord. Drive about 5 km, passing the Mont-Orford golf course and Orford Musique. After the curve, follow directions for “Secteur du Lac-Stukely, 300 metres”, turn right, and follow the indication « Centre de services ».
WHAT TO BRING:
Your lunch, water/drinks, swim wear, hiking or walking shoes, towels, sunscreen, change of clothes, folding chairs, blanket, sunglasses.