Considered one of the ten most beautiful lakes in Quebec, Lake Massawippi has an area of 19 km². Bordered by five municipalities including North Hatley, Ayer’s Cliff and Ste-Catherine-de-Hatley, Lake Massawippi is considered a paradise for sport fishing. The area is also worth the detour in the fall for its thousands of migratory birds.
The village of North Hatley, in addition to its renowned scenery, is cited as one of the most beautiful villages in Quebec. In all seasons, nothing is more pleasant than exploring the shops, discovering the properties that line the picturesque little streets of the village and walking or cycling.
Sainte-Catherine-de-Hatley is an extraordinary vacation destination. This village benefits from a spectacular environment; lakes Massawippi and Magog and, as a background, a breathtaking panoramic view of Mount Orford.
The village of Ayer’s Cliff is part of the Chemin des Cantons, a signposted road that runs for 415 km through the most beautiful landscapes and tourist sites in the Eastern Townships. Discover its bicycle paths and magnificent hiking trails.
Here is the perfect getaway to make this fall around Lake Massawippi :
-Make a memorable stay at Manoir Hovey, membre Relais & Château, ranking among the 10 best hotel sites in North America.
-Enjoy homemade treats in a charming café located on the shores of Lake Massawippi.
-Enjoy the North Hatley beach as well as the tennis and volleyball courts at all times.
-Visit the North Hatley Country Market to discover the fresh and organic local products grown here.
-Discover the ambiance of the farmer’s market, located in the heart of the village of Ayer’s Cliff.
-Experience one of the oldest agricultural fairs in Quebec.
-Relax in an enchanting setting at the Arboressence Spa on the shores of Lake Massawippi.