La Grande Dame
Built in 1881 … 140 years of history Its unique character and elegance have been preserved. In the entrance hall, the intact catalogne woven by the grandmother hangs on the walls!
Zenderfull: excursions under the stars
A new outdoor experience in the Eastern Townships that takes you on excursions under the stars, and, as a bonus, lets you learn about astronomy, photography, light pollution, the Milky Way and other fascinating topics. We also offer accommodations and group activities.
La Porte des étoiles sculpture – Nantes
Marking the Mont Mégantic Dark Sky Reserve area, this monumental work by Matthieu Binette is called La Porte des Étoiles.
A Date with the Stars: Lac St-François & Lac Aylmer
Are you staying near Grand Lac St-François or Lac Aylmer? Admire the starry sky on reclined benches at the rest stops along this section of Summit Drive.
A Date with the Stars – Lac-Mégantic Area
Near Lac Mégantic and Lac Drolet, you’ll find choice spots for contemplating the starry sky on reclined benches at the rest stops along Summit Drive.
A Date with the Stars – Mont Mégantic Area
Near the observatory and ASTROLab, you’ll find reclined benches that have been specially designed for you to contemplate the starry sky.
Éva-Senécal Stop – La Patrie
This rest stop, a gateway to Summit Drive, is guaranteed to impress! Check out its shed dedicated to poet and novelist Éva Senécal, a La Patrie native.
Chalet L’Étoile de la Montagne
The decor makes the most of the building’s past with its antiques that recall the warmth of the homes of yesteryear.
Mont-Mégantic National Park
Climb Mont Saint-Joseph or Mont Mégantic; discover ASTROLab and the astronomical observatories; explore both the mountain and the sky.
Le Chalet du Randonneur
How about an unforgettable stay in a log cabin? Le Chalet du Randonneur is a dream spot to get your fill of peace and quiet, surrounded by nature.
Domaine Sous un Ciel Étoilé
Conveniently located between Mont Mégantic and Mont Gosford on a 100-acre estate in the heart of nature, Gîte Sous un Ciel Étoilé offers five comfortable rooms with private bathrooms.
ASTROLab at Mont-Mégantic National Park
A unique voyage from the Earth to the stars! Come and enjoy the unique experience of stargazing in the heart of the first international dark sky reserve.
Camping et Chalet dans les Arbres Mont-Mégantic
With the starry sky above, Camping et Chalet dans les Arbres Mont-Mégantic boasts 50 camping areas on century-old forested grounds so you can get your fill of nature and tranquility.
Giant Solar System
Se mesurant en centaines de millions de kilomètres, notre Système solaire est si vaste qu'il est difficile de bien se le représenter. C'est pourquoi ce Système solaire géant a été créé!
Walking Tours: Le Marcheur d’étoiles & La Marche du Vent
Here are two tourist routes that you can take to discover the town of Lac-Mégantic on foot. Take a break before continuing your adventure on Summit Drive!
Sommets Étoilés stop – St-Romain
This rest stop is located near the church in St-Romain. Take a break in the gazebo, or in the evening, settle in on the reclined bench to observe the starry heavens!
Plein La Vue stop – Notre-Dame-des-Bois
This panoramic rest stop gives you an incredible view of Mont Mégantic. It’s one of the most beautiful stretches of Summit Drive!
Joseph-Alfred Fontaine stop – Woburn
You need to stop at Woburn! First, test your watch and have fun with the giant sundial.
Lac-Drolet stop – Parc du Lac
This rest stop will enchant you with its view of the lake and Mount Morne.
Des Zouaves stop – Piopolis
A symbol of the energy and welcoming spirit of its residents, the Halte des Zouaves is a tourist rest stop on Summit Drive that presents the historical heritage of the municipality.