In a few words
The municipality of Lac-Etchemin owes its name its magnificent 5-km-long lake. This municipality boasts some of the most beautiful four-season outdoor vacation spots in the region. Visitors can enjoy a wide range of activities: water sports, municipal beach, water slides, road and mountain bike itineraries, golf, hiking and nature trails, or simply the magnificent views encountered at every bend in the road. In Lac-Etchemin, a number of charming boutiques and craft workshops are irresistible stops for vacationers. Golf enthusiasts can try out the highly reputed golf course, nestled in a magnificent mountain setting. Lac-Etchemin is also an important stop of the “Tour de Beauce” bike race. In winter, enjoy the thrills of snowmobiling, quad riding (all year), downhill skiing and sliding on inner tubes, or the magic of cross-country skiing on the wooded trails of the Mont Orignal ski centre.