Here are a few suggestions for winter activities
Downhill and snowboard
Skating (weather permitting)
Traditional downhill slide
Horse-back riding and sleigh
Arbre Aventure - Haut Bois Normand (Eastman) (450) 297-2659
Admire the area in all its splendor at the top of Mount Orford
Mount Orford National Park
Special programming for Spring Break from March 1 through 9. For information: (819) 843-9855 - www.sepaq.com/relache and at the Tourist Information Centre.
March 1st: The magic of a torch-lit evening: the Quest of Frodor
March 4, 6 and 8: Along with a Park Ranger — Snowshoeing
March 6 and 8: Taffy on snow
Footpaths through the three oldest districts in Magog with an audioguide and map: Magog's history and building patrimony. Audioguided tours during the normal Memprhémagog Library business hours and Centre d'arts visuels de Magog. Audioguides may be borrowed from: Bibliothèque Memphrémagog, 90, rue Saint-David et au Centre d'arts visuels de Magog, 61, rue Merry Nord. Reservation : (819) 843-2099 ou (819) 843-1330 ext. 898.
Abbaye Saint-Benoît-du-Lac : Benedictine monks monastry reputed for their cheese and apple cider. Gregorian chant masses daily. Boutique's schedule: From 9:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and from 11:45 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Closed Sunday.
Savon des Cantons (Magog) : soap interpretation centre, Saturday and Sunday, from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. You can make your own soap! For reservation — (819) 868-0161
Savonnerie des Diligences (Eastman) : from Tuesday until Sunday, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tourist visit — (450) 297-3979.
Granit Central (Stanstead) : granite interpretation centre and museum. Over 150 years of history, miniature train exhibition, Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. — (866) 533-4367.
Musée d'art naïf (Magog) from Wednesday to Sunday, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. — (819) 843-2099
Colby-Curtis Museum (Stanstead) : ancestral house from 1859 with its original furnisings. From Monday to Friday, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. — (819) 876-7322.
Rivière aux Cerises Marsh land interpretation Centre (Magog) : a priviledged site to learn more about the marsh's secrets. From Wednesday to Sunday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. — (819) 843-8118.
Chocolaterie Vanden Eynden (Magog) : From Wednesday to Sunday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. See the chocolatier at work — (819) 843-1706
Vignoble le Cep d'Argent (Magog): wine tasting, shop and interpretation centre of the Chantenoise method. Open daily — (819) 864-4441.
Interior swimming pool (Magog) : club de tennis et multi-forme Magog — (819) 868-0444 and Centre sportif La Ruche (819) 843-1133.
Le monde de Tikito (Magog) : amusement centre for children under 12 years old. From Tuesday to Sundy, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. — (819) 847-4224
Interior skating rinks:
Salon de quilles Memphré Bowling : 85, rue Pomerleau, Magog — (819) 868-6808
Magog Cinema : rue Principale, Magog — (819) 868-1092
Magog Visual Arts Centre: permanent exhibition: 43 works from Quebec and international artists from the collection of the Musée international d'art naïf of Magog and temporary exhibition Fantasy and Fantastic from the Cultural Action Committee artists. From Wednesday to Sunday, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.— 61, rue Merry Nord, Magog — (819) 843-2099.