Les virées automnales

Fall Strolls: (Re)discover the Outaouais Region
Through Outdoor Activities and Gourmet Stops!

Outaouais, September 15, 2021 – Fall Strolls is back for the second year in a row! Following the success of the first year, these tours, organized by Outaouais Tourism, Loisir sport Outaouais and the Table agroalimentaire de l’Outaouais, will run from September 25th to October 10th!

Citizens and visitors are invited to combine the outdoors with the enjoyment of regional foods during these three weekends:

  • September 25th and 26th
    Gatineau, Collines-de-l’Outaouais and Petite Nation
    Outdoors: Chutes de Plaisance, Parc des Montagnes Noires de Ripon and Champboisé de L’Ange-Gardien
    Gourmet stops: Verger Croque-Pomme, Courges & cie, Ferme aux Saveurs des Monts and Ferme Brylee
  • October 2nd and 3rd
    Collines-de-l’Outaouais and Vallée-de-la-Gatineau
    Outdoors: Centre Wakefield La Pêche, PERO (Village Majopial trails) and Parc régional du Mont Morissette
    Gourmet stops: Confiserie Wakefield and L’Huile d’Olive Restaurant (Village Majopial)
  • October 9th and 10th
    Pontiac
    Outdoors: Chutes Coulonge Park and Cycloparc PPJ
    Gourmet stops: Willow Lane Alpacas, Little Red Wagon Winery and Café Downtown

Some sites also offer special activities for Fall Strolls participants: guided tours, an introduction to or demonstrations of sports, themed walks, geocaching activities, treasure hunts and tastings, for example.

Have a look at the interactive maps on the Outaouais plein air website for all activity details and updates.

Quotes

“Fall Strolls is an invitation to people from the region and elsewhere to discover the green spaces and attractions of the five territories of the Outaouais region! Enjoy the fall colours and combine outdoor activities with the discovery of regional foods: what more can you ask for! Entertainment, tastings and activities are on the program to enhance strollers’ experience.”
Julie Kinnear, CEO of Outaouais Tourism

“The Outaouais region is an outstanding playground for outdoor lovers! Fall Strolls is truly the opportunity for everyone, beginners and experienced alike, to be awed by popular sites as well as the best-kept secrets of the four corners of our beautiful region!”
Frédérique Delisle, Executive Director of Loisir sport Outaouais

“Discovering fall in the Outaouais region with your eyes, feet and taste buds—that’s what Fall Strolls is all about. These three dimensions of the weekend experiences will bring the colours of fall and the flavours of the region to you through meetings with the producers of Croquez l’Outaouais.”
Audrey Demars-Vandenberghe, Director of the Table agroalimentaire de l’Outaouais

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For information

Stéphanie Trottier
Manager – Public Relations
Outaouais Tourism
strottier@tourisme-outaouais.ca
cell. : 819 576-3185

Audrey-Anne Pâquet
Program Coordinator
Loisir sport Outaouais
aapaquet@urlso.qc.ca
cell. : 514 220-8335

Magda Sylvestre
Project Manager
Table agroalimentaire de l’Outaouais
magda@agro-outaouais.com
cell. : 343 550-2626