Just north of Gatineau lie the Collines-de-l’Outaouais (“Outaouais hills”), known for their pictures que villages and beautiful landscapes. Discover the charming communities of Chelsea and Wakefield, with their specialty boutiques, fine restaurants, art galleries and artist studios. Float your cares away in a giant salt water pool at Nordik Spa-Nature, North America’s largest spa. Spend a peaceful night at the Wakefield Mill Hotel & Spa, a historic mill reborn as an elegant riverside inn. Navigate a water maze in a pedal boat at Eco-Odyssée. Zoom down thrilling water slides at the Mont Cascades Waterpark. You can also go biking, golfing, camping, canoeing, kayaking, downhill or cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing! Twelve months a year, explore Gatineau Park’s 361 square kilometres of natural wilderness, and take a tea break at the Mackenzie King Estate. Adventurous types can soar high
above the treetops in one of our
aerial parks and venture deep
underground in the Laflèche Cave

117 km2
total area
lakes in which to fish
species of pheasants at Faisanderie des Collines
greatest spa in North America
sugar shacks
founding of Wakefield