Summer is for playing!

Enjoy the longest days of the year in the Outaouais. In just one day, you'll go through a whole range of experiences sitting in warm sand, climbing up trees, gliding on the water, savouring the moment in the woods or in the city's festive atmosphere.
Defy gravity at Arbraska Laflèche's aerial parks, made for all members of the family. On your way back, enjoy the warm sand at Parc du Lac-Beauchamp's beach and head to dowtown Ottawa at sunset for spectacular multimedia show Northern Lights on Parliament Hill. Days like this can't be long enough!

day under the sun

Points of interest

255 Principale Rt.
Val-des-Monts (Québec) J8N 4B7

Experience thrilling moments among the treetops, and have fun on our zip lines, suspended bridges, swings, nets and lots more! Arbraska Laflèche is more than just an aerial park: it offers many other adventures, such as GPS rallies, a Via Ferrata, and team-building activities. Venture deep underground in the biggest visited cave in the Canadian Shield. Equipped with an explorer helmet, you’ll discover 1,001 subterranean mysteries during this unforgettable tour.

37 km
Parc du lac-Beauchamp offers many activities year tound such as Wonders of Sand at the beginning of July, where sand sculptors create spectacular temporary works of art.
741 Maloney Blvd. East
Gatineau (Québec)

With an area of 213 hectares, Lac-Beauchamp Park offers recreational facilities accessible all year round, and 15 km of recreational trails. The main building houses an equipment rental service. It’s the perfect spot for family swimming, canoeing, hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, sliding and skating.

15 km
Drive along the Ottawa River on newly renovated Jacques-Cartier Street to get to downtown Ottawa. Around sunset, head for Parliament Hill and be amazed by Northern Lights!
111 Wellington St. (Parliament Hill)
Ottawa (Ontario) K1A 0AG

This experience of sound and light is a thrilling thematic journey through Canada’s history presented in spectacular detail against the backdrop of the Parliament Buildings. Don't miss this free bilingual evening show presented every evening from July to September 2020. In July at 10 PM, in August at 9:30 PM and in September at 9 PM. See you on the Hill!