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Couple's Getaway guidebook for Mansonville and surrounding areas

Eric & Mel

Couple's Getaway guidebook for Mansonville and surrounding areas

Sightseeing
Beautiful location with daily tours. Superb Ice-wine. Visit web site for more information (vindeglace.com).
Vignoble Chapelle Ste Agnès Vineyard
2565 Chemin Scenic
Beautiful location with daily tours. Superb Ice-wine. Visit web site for more information (vindeglace.com).
Founded in 1912 and housing forty monks on a large private reserve next to lake Memphremagog. Come try their award winning cheeses along with several other delights! st-benoit-du-lac.com
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Abbaye De St-Benoit-Du-Lac
1 rue Principale
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Founded in 1912 and housing forty monks on a large private reserve next to lake Memphremagog. Come try their award winning cheeses along with several other delights! st-benoit-du-lac.com
Quaint little town at southern tip of lake Memphremagog offering boat tours of the region. Several good restaurants and shops to be had.
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Newport
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Quaint little town at southern tip of lake Memphremagog offering boat tours of the region. Several good restaurants and shops to be had.
Lively city with plenty of restaurants and shops to accommodate most tastes.
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Magog
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Lively city with plenty of restaurants and shops to accommodate most tastes.
Our home town. It is indeed sleepy, with most businesses closed by 5pm each day including the local gas bar. Cheap gas across the border only 20 minutes away.
Mansonville, Quebec
Our home town. It is indeed sleepy, with most businesses closed by 5pm each day including the local gas bar. Cheap gas across the border only 20 minutes away.
The only round barn remaining in all of Potton built in 1912. The construction of round barns is associated with the Shaker sect of New England who pioneered round barn design in 1826.
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Grange ronde de Mansonville
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The only round barn remaining in all of Potton built in 1912. The construction of round barns is associated with the Shaker sect of New England who pioneered round barn design in 1826.
Covered bridge built in 1896 and retired in 1960 after more than 75 years of loyal service. The surrounding area has lots of splendid scenery to take in with winding waterways and gorges.
Pont couvert de Mansonville
Covered bridge built in 1896 and retired in 1960 after more than 75 years of loyal service. The surrounding area has lots of splendid scenery to take in with winding waterways and gorges.
For a taste of rural Russia in the pastoral setting of Potton. Construction of the chapel was begun in 1974 and completed in 1979. Please ask us about suitable attire when visiting the grounds.
Holy Transfiguration Monastery Russian Orthodox Church
83 Chemin du Monastère
For a taste of rural Russia in the pastoral setting of Potton. Construction of the chapel was begun in 1974 and completed in 1979. Please ask us about suitable attire when visiting the grounds.
Entertainment & Activities
Take a nice relaxing bicycle ride high up in the tree canopy. A first in Canada! www.velovolant.com
VéloVolant
169 Chemin Staines
Take a nice relaxing bicycle ride high up in the tree canopy. A first in Canada! www.velovolant.com
Offering three different kayak excursions on the Missisquoi River plus guided excursions by moonlight twice a month. Boat rentals and shuttle service are available. www.okataventures.com
Station O’kataventures
343 Rue Principale
Offering three different kayak excursions on the Missisquoi River plus guided excursions by moonlight twice a month. Boat rentals and shuttle service are available. www.okataventures.com
(Summer only) Located in Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook, Foresta Lumina is a nighttime lit multimedia trail that wanders through seven zones. From the WISH GARDEN to the ENCHANTED RIVERBANK, visitors are encouraged to explore the path at their own pace. Tickets typically sell out months in advance, so don't wait too long to pick yours up! forestalumina.com - (819) 849-2331
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Foresta Lumina
135 Rue Michaud
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(Summer only) Located in Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook, Foresta Lumina is a nighttime lit multimedia trail that wanders through seven zones. From the WISH GARDEN to the ENCHANTED RIVERBANK, visitors are encouraged to explore the path at their own pace. Tickets typically sell out months in advance, so don't wait too long to pick yours up! forestalumina.com - (819) 849-2331
Tons of outdoor activities all year round including golfing, hiking and skiing. Fantastic views of lake Memphremagog from the summit especially in the fall. Visit them at owlshead.com
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Owl's Head
40 Chemin du Mont Owls Head
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Tons of outdoor activities all year round including golfing, hiking and skiing. Fantastic views of lake Memphremagog from the summit especially in the fall. Visit them at owlshead.com
Year round fun for the whole family. With a championship golf course, huge glass enclosed water park, indoor ice-skating rink and skiing with highest vertical in the north-east. www.jaypeakresort.com
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Jay Peak Resort
830 Jay Peak Rd
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Year round fun for the whole family. With a championship golf course, huge glass enclosed water park, indoor ice-skating rink and skiing with highest vertical in the north-east. www.jaypeakresort.com
Essentials
Rustic and in touch with nature. Plan on spending a very relaxing day. www.spanordicstation.com
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Spa Nordic Station
285 Chemin des Pères
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Rustic and in touch with nature. Plan on spending a very relaxing day. www.spanordicstation.com
Luxury spa resort and health retreat with their own private lake. www.spa-eastman.com
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Spa Eastman
895 Chemin des Diligences
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Luxury spa resort and health retreat with their own private lake. www.spa-eastman.com
Need more information about the region. Be sure to stop by for some friendly advice :)
Bureau d'accueil touristique de Potton
4 Rue des Pins
Need more information about the region. Be sure to stop by for some friendly advice :)
Great little spa only 10 minutes away by car. We offer great rebates to our guests for their thermal experience through our corporate membership. Check our listing description for full details :) www.spabolton.com
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Spa Bolton
883 Route Missisquoi
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Great little spa only 10 minutes away by car. We offer great rebates to our guests for their thermal experience through our corporate membership. Check our listing description for full details :) www.spabolton.com
Food Scene
The one and only place to get all your bread and pastries. Amazing croissants and chocolatines. Sit down lunch menu and weekend brunch. New 2nd location now in Magog. 450.292.3088 / www.owlsbread.com
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Boulangerie Owl's Bread
299 Rue Principale
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The one and only place to get all your bread and pastries. Amazing croissants and chocolatines. Sit down lunch menu and weekend brunch. New 2nd location now in Magog. 450.292.3088 / www.owlsbread.com
Upscale dining who's specialties are steaks, mussels and fries. Added bonus...all wine at only 1.8 times that of the liquor commission. Make sure to reserve ahead of time. 819.843.3182
La Table Alain Roger
341 Principale O
Upscale dining who's specialties are steaks, mussels and fries. Added bonus...all wine at only 1.8 times that of the liquor commission. Make sure to reserve ahead of time. 819.843.3182
Fantastic food in an unassuming part of town. 819.562.2258
Table Du Chef
11 Rue Victoria
Fantastic food in an unassuming part of town. 819.562.2258
The owner (once head chef at the Ritz Carlton in Montreal) and his wife run this little gem. Had the 5 course discovery menu and everything was immaculately presented and tasted sublime. 819.822.4177
Restaurant Lo Ré Fine Cuisine Du Marché
17 Rue Peel
The owner (once head chef at the Ritz Carlton in Montreal) and his wife run this little gem. Had the 5 course discovery menu and everything was immaculately presented and tasted sublime. 819.822.4177
English style microbrewery pub built in a century home offering several artisanal beers on tap along with a refined food menu which includes a bison burger. 819.843.3405
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Microbrasserie La Memphré
12 Rue Merry Sud
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English style microbrewery pub built in a century home offering several artisanal beers on tap along with a refined food menu which includes a bison burger. 819.843.3405
Family owned restaurant in the eastern townships of Mansonville, Qc. Fine cuisine including gluten free and vegan meals. Steaks, seafood, pizza and pasta. Local products including : - Abbaye St-Benoit-Du-Lac - Les Gars De Saucisse - Boucherie Rene et Richard - Vignoble Domaine Bresee - Farnham Ale & Lager - Boreale ( les brasseurs du nord )
Bistro Chouette
304 Rue Principale
Family owned restaurant in the eastern townships of Mansonville, Qc. Fine cuisine including gluten free and vegan meals. Steaks, seafood, pizza and pasta. Local products including : - Abbaye St-Benoit-Du-Lac - Les Gars De Saucisse - Boucherie Rene et Richard - Vignoble Domaine Bresee - Farnham Ale & Lager - Boreale ( les brasseurs du nord )
Upscale Italian BYOB. Pricey, but the food is perfection. Best beef tartare I have ever tasted. Be sure to bring a decent bottle of vino or they might look at you funny ;-) 1.885.791.3559
Sballo
34 Rue Wellington N
Upscale Italian BYOB. Pricey, but the food is perfection. Best beef tartare I have ever tasted. Be sure to bring a decent bottle of vino or they might look at you funny ;-) 1.885.791.3559
Bistro cafe which serve great light fare with a little jazz music in the background. Their homemade chili hits the spot. 450.243.5222
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Star Café
61 Chemin Lakeside
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Bistro cafe which serve great light fare with a little jazz music in the background. Their homemade chili hits the spot. 450.243.5222
Parks & Nature
Beautiful country drive with a public beach located at the south-east corner.
Lac Brome
Beautiful country drive with a public beach located at the south-east corner.
Hugh waterfall located within a large pine forest. Fantastic setting for a picnic and one of the best kept secrets around. Shhhhh!
Big Falls
Hugh waterfall located within a large pine forest. Fantastic setting for a picnic and one of the best kept secrets around. Shhhhh!
Great views and large public beach at the northern end. Steep cliff walls with ice climbing in the winter. For the more adventurous, a nudist beach is located just of the main road on the south tip.
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Lake Willoughby
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Great views and large public beach at the northern end. Steep cliff walls with ice climbing in the winter. For the more adventurous, a nudist beach is located just of the main road on the south tip.
Yes, fellow Anglophones, a “marais” is a swamp, but you should not miss this one! Bird lovers especially. Start at the interpretation center entrance on Chemin Roy at the far west corner.
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Marais de la Rivière aux Cerises
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Yes, fellow Anglophones, a “marais” is a swamp, but you should not miss this one! Bird lovers especially. Start at the interpretation center entrance on Chemin Roy at the far west corner.
Nice beach offering safe swimming, a picnic area with lovely views out over the water as well a canteen, a beach volleyball court and walking paths. [ville.lac-brome.qc.ca/loisirs/douglass-beach]
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Douglass Beach
198 Chemin Lakeside
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Nice beach offering safe swimming, a picnic area with lovely views out over the water as well a canteen, a beach volleyball court and walking paths. [ville.lac-brome.qc.ca/loisirs/douglass-beach]
Mansonville Beach
77 Chemin George-R.-Jewett
At 42 kilometers long, the border between Canada and the US crosses right through Lake Memphremagog. An old aboriginal legend claims that it is inhabited by a mythical monster named Memphre.
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Lac Memphrémagog
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At 42 kilometers long, the border between Canada and the US crosses right through Lake Memphremagog. An old aboriginal legend claims that it is inhabited by a mythical monster named Memphre.
Shopping
Quebec’s first soap interpretation center. Discover the history of soap throughout the ages. Stop at the soap bar and create your own soap. www.savondescantons.com
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Savon des Cantons / Gourmet par Nature
1540 Chemin des Pères
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Quebec’s first soap interpretation center. Discover the history of soap throughout the ages. Stop at the soap bar and create your own soap. www.savondescantons.com
API M. D. - Apiculteurs vendant du miel naturel et des produits dérivés. Honey and several honey based products such as soap and candles. The M. D. stands for Maude and David who can be reached at 450.292.0037
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API M. D. - Apiculteurs vendant du miel naturel et des produits dérivés. Honey and several honey based products such as soap and candles. The M. D. stands for Maude and David who can be reached at 450.292.0037
Hands down the best soap around :-) We sell a selection their products for you to take home or through our website at goestrie.com.
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Savonnerie des Diligences
1158 Chemin des Diligences
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Hands down the best soap around :-) We sell a selection their products for you to take home or through our website at goestrie.com.
450-243-5438 http://joiedelavande.com/home.html
Joie de Lavande
50 Chemin du Mont Echo
450-243-5438 http://joiedelavande.com/home.html
Arts & Culture
This venue, reputed for its intimacy and exceptional acoustics, has become a true Magog institution. With a capacity of 400, many artists stop in with their feature performances. www.vieuxclocher.com
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Vieux Clocher de Magog
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This venue, reputed for its intimacy and exceptional acoustics, has become a true Magog institution. With a capacity of 400, many artists stop in with their feature performances. www.vieuxclocher.com