Discover an exceptional natural jewel and a tourist destination offering a wide variety of activities. Guided cruises in the heart of the archipelago, new 360° projections under an impressive outdoor dome and a fun and luminous indoor interactive tour are just a few of the activities that await you. Enjoy the urban beach with fine sand, hammocks, shaded areas and a breathtaking view of the river to recharge your batteries! In symbiosis with the Lac Saint-Pierre Biosphere Reserve, the Sorel-Tracy region promises to amaze you!

Fun on the water in the Sorel-Tracy region

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Located at the confluence of the St. Lawrence River and the Richelieu River, the Sorel-Tracy region attracts water lovers because of its advantageous geographical position. The beauty of the shores calls for adventure! So, let yourself be lulled by the waves and choose from the many water activities offered. Opt for one of the cruises through the Lake Saint-Pierre archipelago and its 103 islands or for a kayak, canoe or paddleboard excursion. (Website available in French only)

Outdoor fun in the Sorel-Tracy region

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Recognized by UNESCO as a Biosphere Reserve due to the quality of the natural environments and floral and faunal diversity of Lac-Saint-Pierre, the Sorel-Tracy region offers an impressive change of scenery. Recharge your batteries for free at the Parc régional des Grèves on the hiking trails in the exceptional forest; marvel at the beauty of nature in the heart of the largest developed marsh in eastern North America; go on a picnic with the family in one of the largest parks along the St. Lawrence River; or practise any other outdoor activity: this is what awaits you in the Sorel-Tracy region. (Website available in French only)

A busy festive calendar this summer in the Sorel-Tracy region

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In 2023, the summer will be festive in the Sorel-Tracy region! Feel the rhythm of the Régates internationales de Sorel-Tracy at the Catherine-Legardeur wharf. Taste local products at the Bières vins & terroir event in Sainte-Anne-de-Sorel. Take advantage of the Gib Fest to celebrate downtown with great music shows. And that’s just a sample of the events on the region’s calendar! (Website available in French only)

Cycling pleasures in the Sorel-Tracy region

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For seasoned cyclists or young families, the region’s bike paths and asphalted roads are exceptional for an enjoyable ride. Start on La Sauvagine, a 12-km bike path (24-km round trip), safe and accessible to the whole family! Once on this track, a stop at the Chalifoux dairy is a must for some ice cream. Discover five proposed road itineraries ranging from 39 to 85 km, where you will pedal, sometimes along the edge of the St. Lawrence River and the Sorel Islands, sometimes through fields and woods, sometimes along the Richelieu River. It’s a safe bet that you’ll love your bike outing on the shores of Sorel-Tracy. (Website available in French only)

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