Val-David is one of the most picturesque Laurentian villages. It is recognized as a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts in Quebec, the birthplace of rock climbing in Canada and a privileged place of creation for many artists and artisans crafts. Exhibits are open to the public throughout the year.
The park Le P’tit Train du Nord, Val-David-Val-Morin Regional Park, the Summer Market, 1001 POTS, Au Petit Poucet restaurant are just a few tourist attractions in this town.
Sainte-Marguerite-du-Lac-Masson is another city near the Domaine where outdoor activities are waiting for you in any season. At the heart of the city lies Lake Masson. In summer you can practice different water sports and in winter the lake becomes a skating rink of 8.1 km. Snowmobile trails, sledding, cross-country skiing trails are only a few of the winter activities you can find. One could not speak of Sainte-Marguerite-du-Lac-Masson without mentioning the restaurant & marina Le Viking and the Esterel Ressort.
A vast and welcoming region, a fascinating land, the Laurentians, north of Montréal, is a world renowned four-season tourist destination. Our 22,000 sq. km. territory spans south to north from Rivière des Mille-Iles to the huge territories north of Mont-Laurier and east to west, from the borderline of the Lanaudière region to the boundaries of the Outaouais region.
Journeying over plains and valleys, trekking over hills and mountains, you will discover a kaleidoscope of landscapes, bursting with beauty. Mountainside and lakeside cottages, heritage homes, lively towns and villages will delight you! Shaped by courageous pioneers: Amerindians, French, Irish and Scots, our prolific and colourful Laurentian history has inspired numerous authors including Claude-Henri Grignon and Francine Ouellette. The vast Laurentians experienced remarkable development from the days of the first settlers to the arrival of tourists from around the world. A destination of choice for vacationers, who come back time and again to admire its magnificence. No wonder so many Laurentian aficionados set up a secondary home here. No one is ever short changed: nature, unique attractions, various activities, something to please one and all, season after season!
Open your eyes, breathe deeply! The Laurentians are synonymous with big spaces, forests and lakes where nature speaks so generous and spectacular. Allow yourself a refreshing break on sandy beaches or waterways for the practice of a multitude of water activities. Beautiful parks invite you to visit for a pleasant adventure. For history buffs, visit art galleries, exhibition halls, antiques and rich architectural heritage of the Laurentians.
Looking for a gourmet meal or a simple snack? All villages in the region such as Val-David and Sainte-Marguerite-du-Lac-Masson offer a wide selection of great restaurants to satisfy every appetite. Gastronomy, picnics, wonderful world of agritourism and regional cuisine, live an unforgettable culinary experience!
Throughout the year, you can attend many cultural events and shows or enjoy the summer theaters.
Experience biking, skiing or snowmobiling along one of the greatest linear parks in North America “Le P’tit Train du Nord” 200 km of adventure. The old railway linking Saint-Jérôme to Mont-Laurier in an exceptional environment and a journey punctuated by villages and railway heritage.
These are great reasons to make Domaine des 4 Collines, located in the heart of the Laurentians your home.