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Centre touristiquedu Lac‑Simon

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Location

Centre touristique du Lac-Simon is near Duhamel in the Outaouais tourism region.

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Centre touristique du Lac-Simon 179 km 416 km 130 km

 

Access and Operating Period

Centre touristique du Lac-Simon is open from :

  • May 17 to October 27, 2019
  • December 20, 2019, to March 8, 2020*

* Except for the holiday season, from December 20, 2019 to January 5, 2020 (open 7 days) and during the March break, from February 28 to March 8, 2020 (open 7 days), the center is closed on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Registration centre

Periods:

  • May 17 to June 20, 2019
    • Friday, from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    • Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Sunday to Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • June 21 to September 2, 2019
    • every day, from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • September 3 to October 27, 2019
    • Friday, from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    • Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Sunday to Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Beach Pavilion

Periods:

  • May 24 to June 20, 2019
    • Friday to Monday, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Tuesday to Thursday: closed
  • June 21 to September 2, 2019
    • every day, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • September 3 to October 14, 2019
    • Friday to Monday, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Tuesday to Thursday: closed

Mini-Golf

Periods:

  • May 17 to June 20, 2019
    • service offered from the registration centre, from Friday to Sunday, during its opening hours
  • June 21 to September 2, 2019
    • every day, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • September 3 to October 14, 2019
    • service offered from the registration centre, from Friday to Sunday, during its opening hours

Equipment rental

Periods:

  • May 24 to June 20, 2019
    • nautical equipment rental service offered from the Beach Pavilion on Saturdays and Sundays, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last rental at 3 p.m.)
  • June 21 to September 2, 2019
    • every day, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • September 3 to October 14, 2019
    • nautical equipment rental service offered from the Beach Pavilion on Saturdays and Sundays, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last rental at 3 p.m.)

Public Transit

No public transit serves the resort directly. The closest bus station is in Papineauville, but tickets must be purchased in Montebello.

Universal Access

In summer, wheelchair users have access to a washroom at the reception desk, and to a private washroom and shower in the community centre. Ask for a key at the reception desk.

Note

Even though it's not a national park, the Annual Québec National Parks card provide day access to Centre touristique du Lac-Simon.


Services

Equipment rental

  • Canoe
  • Stand Up Paddle
  • Kayak
  • Motorboat and pontoon boat (at the southern end of the beach, at Location Sport Duhamel)
  • Bicycle (adult and children)

Community Centre (Le Lodge)

  • Coin laundry ($)
  • Washrooms ($)
  • Washrooms for people with disabilities (ask for the key at the reception)

Period: May 17 to October 14, 2019

  • Events room (for rainy days and nights)
  • Movie room

Period: according to the guided activities schedule

Beach Pavilion

  • Souvenir store
  • Beach items
  • Menu: sandwiches, salads and beverages. Make your own hotdogs and hamburgers on the beach!
  • Frozen treats

In the winter, groups can rent the Beach Pavilion for the evening (capacity of about 40 people). Information: 819 428-7931, extension 2003

During winter, the building remains open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the use of washrooms. The reception desk is open on Saturdays and Sundays, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. 

Firewood and Ice Sales

During summer, campers can buy firewood and ice at the mini-golf information kiosk, while during winter, firewood and ice are on sale at the winter registration desk.

Periods:

  • May 17 to June 20, 2019 (registration desk)
  • June 21 to September 2, 2019 (minigolf)
  • September 3 to October 14, 2019 (registration desk)

Services for families

To better plan your activities, please consult our family services.


Nearby Services

The town of Duhamel is 2 km from the campground. There you will find 3 restaurants and a convenience store with gas station.


Contact Information

Contact Information:
1216 Rue Principale
P.O Box 117
Duhamel (Québec)  J0V 1G0

Telephone : 819 428-7931 (information)

Telephone : 1 800 665-6527 (reservation)

Fax : 819 428-3512

lacsimon@sepaq.com

GPS coordinates:
46° 00' 29.15" N
75° 05' 29.70" W

Important

Pets

Dogs are allowed in Centre touristique du Lac-Simon (sector A), under certain conditions. Guide dogs and service dogs are allowed everywhere. Condition and regulation

Using drones

In order to minimize the impact on wildlife and on the customer experience, Sépaq does not allow recreational drone use at the establishments it manages. Find out more

Nearby Attractions

Réserve faunique de Papineau-Labelle

This reserve is a 20-minute drive from Centre touristique du Lac-Simon. It's a huge playground of over 1,600 km2 with more than 700 lakes. Among the activities available: fishing, hiking, canoe-camping, backcountry skiing, hunting, dogsledding.

Parc national de Plaisance

Rivers, marshes, lakes and islands make this park a paradise for birds. Close to 240 species have been identified, 100 of which make their nests here. Explore the area on foot or by canoe, kayak or bicycle. The park is a 45-minute drive from Centre touristique du Lac- Simon.

Documentation

Summer 2019 - Activity Schedule (in French only) Careful by nature Map of sites - accommodation (in French only) Map of trails- Winter

External Links

Association touristique de l'Outaouais QuébecOriginal Tourism la Petite-Nation and la Lièvre Duhamel Club Quad Petite-Nation Le Club de Motoneige Les Maraudeurs Inc.

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