Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Ferme Genest: for the love of the land
Sixth of her generation, Laura Genest cultivates with her parents, Guy Genest and Nicole St-Hilaire, an ancestral land in Saint-Nicolas which has more than 175 years of history. First animal, then dairy, the farm took on a horticultural turn with La…
Written on June 11, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - La Charloise: for the love of wine and berries
In 1997, Charlotte Reason and Charles L’Écuyer decided to leave town for the fresh country air and bought land in Lotbinière. The following year, then inhabited by an immense passion, they engaged in fruit production and planted, until 2005, no less…
Written on June 10, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Au Manoir d'Irlande : cozy happiness and travel to France via the taste buds
Since August 2015, Muriel Ricbourg and Philippe Royer have been welcoming their customers in an intimate and relaxing setting near Lake William and Saint-Ferdinand. Nestled in a heritage Anglican stone rectory in the heart of a vast park, their bed …
Written on June 8, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - La Pépite d´Or: fresh cheese, please!
Designed and launched by nine partners of Saint-Georges, the La Pépite d´Or cheese dairy responded from the outset to the desire to promote locally produced milk. Twenty-six years later, the still flourishing cheese factory transforms up to 3,000 li…
Written on June 2, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Fromagerie Bergeron: Canadian master of gouda cheese
Established in Saint-Antoine-de-Tilly, the Bergeron family is one of artisan cheesemakers who have mastered the art of seducing the taste buds with its range of flavors and textures for over 30 years. Fromagerie Bergeron stands out thanks to its spe…
Written on June 1, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Domaine Ritt, cider house and orchards: promising beginnings
It was in 2018 that Jean-François Ritt acquired his orchard located in Cap-Saint-Ignace. This land of 4000 apple trees, held by the Gagné family for three generations, was the ideal starting point for the project he dreamed of. With his experience a…
Written on June 1, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Bistro OK: taste the flavors of the land and the river
It is not yesterday that Bistro Ok offers a wide choice of excellent dishes to its customers. But since the expansion work carried out in 2015, a stop is needed, because the architecture of the building alone is worth the detour! The magnificent spa…
Written on May 31, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Verger de Tilly: a passion for apples, emerging crops and fruit beers
Owners of the magnificent Verger de Tilly since 1993, Denis Maltais and Lucie Fortin continue to grow this enchanting site of Saint-Antoine-De-Tilly located by the river. With 3,500 dwarf, semi-dwarf and giant apple trees offering some thirty variet…
Written on May 28, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - The Maple Bistro: when tradition and modernity meet
It is with passion and conviction that Noémie Gautreau-Régnier tells the evolution of her maple grove in Sainte-Lucie-de-Beauregard: Le Bistreau d'Érable. Since she and her husband, Jérôme, took over the reins of the family business in 2004, they ha…
Written on May 28, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Domaine Small: birch syrup and organic microdistillery
Owned by the Small family since 1904, the magnificent 68-acre land located in Sainte-Agathe-de-Lotbinière has long been devoted to the operation of a sugar bush. Things changed when Richard Small took over the family business 100 years after its fou…
Written on May 20, 2021
Arrêts Gourmands The know-how of our gourmet stops - Bleu Citron: It's so good!
It is in an enchanting site located in the heart of the village of Saint-Charles-de-Bellechasse that Marie-Claude St-Pierre and Robert Dion welcome the customers of Bleu Citron. Whether inside the century-old house, in the beautifully landscaped gar…
Written on May 13, 2021
Foody Nature Anna's Roadtips - Ice Cream Time!
Anna is now 6 weeks old, it's time to introduce her to a perfect place to rest, enjoy the scenery and above all eat a good blueberry ice cream.
Written on May 9, 2021
Foody Nature Baby's first road trip on the Navigators' Route
The first official outing we do with baby is always a memorable one. Even more when you give birth confined and the first meetings are done through a window. But that's another story. For now, I want to tell you about our first little road trip with…
Written on May 5, 2021
Active Nature A full season in a refuge at Parc des Appalaches!
The experience of life in a refuge, many do it for a weekend, a few days, and we decided to live it for a season, that is this winter! During these few months, the refuge des Pins located in the Parc des Appalaches has become our home. A time to get…
Written on March 16, 2021
Active Nature From the Chaudière River to the Etchemin River by motorbike
On a beautiful summer afternoon, we got on our motorcycles for a short outing along the Chaudière and Etchemin rivers.
Written on March 15, 2021
Active Nature - En vedette The Parc des Appalaches, from one mountain to another!
Adeptes de randonnée en toutes saisons, l’hiver on chausse nos raquettes pour profiter pleinement de la multitude de sentiers qu’offre le Parc des Appalaches. C’est en effet pour nous LA place de rêve pour pratiquer au milieu d'un espace naturel à l…
Written on March 5, 2021
Active Nature - En vedette Skiing under the mountain sun!
Discovering a new playground in the heart of my region, that seemed like a good plan for my next outdoor outing! It was on a beautiful day in February that I explored the Mont Adstock recreational tourist resort, a newly redesigned mountain!
Written on March 4, 2021
Active Nature - En vedette My 2nd snowmobile ride for life: WOW!
Wow, wow and re-wow! For my 2nd snowmobile outing in 20 years in Chaudière-Appalaches, I was pampered again! This time, I discovered the area of the parc Régional du Massif du Sud, the Mont Saint-Magloire, the trail #549 and the magical arrival at…
Written on February 25, 2021
Active Nature - En vedette On skates, in the forest, with the family!
Tout le monde dans la famille aime patiner. Bien sûr, il y'a la patinoire de quartier, mais entre vous et moi, y'a rien comme patiner en forêt. À chaque année, on attend avec impatience l'ouverture des sentiers de patin de la Bleuetière Goulet. Des …
Updated on January 22, 2024
Active Nature - En vedette Climbing Mount Caribou in winter: The view from the top is superb!
It is not because a hike is short that it does not bring many beauties, pleasures and satisfaction. Here is the proof!
Written on February 23, 2021