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!
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.
Marking the Mont Mégantic Dark Sky Reserve area, this monumental work by Matthieu Binette is called La Porte des Étoiles.
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.
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.
Near the observatory and ASTROLab, you’ll find reclined benches that have been specially designed for you to contemplate the starry sky.
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.
The decor makes the most of the building’s past with its antiques that recall the warmth of the homes of yesteryear.
Climb Mont Saint-Joseph or Mont Mégantic; discover ASTROLab and the astronomical observatories; explore both the mountain and the sky.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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!
This panoramic rest stop gives you an incredible view of Mont Mégantic. It’s one of the most beautiful stretches of Summit Drive!
You need to stop at Woburn! First, test your watch and have fun with the giant sundial.
This rest stop will enchant you with its view of the lake and Mount Morne.
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.