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Do you love the outdoors and water sports? On the Magog and Saint-François Rivers come enjoy a magnificent outing that combines rural and urban landscapes. A great way to learn about watersports and discover Sherbrooke in a new way! Sherbrooke’s Corridor Bleu: 2 rivers, 2 descents, 2 calm water adventures.
2 options for descents
NEW - Saint-François River
Departure from Optimist Park in the Lennoxville borough
Arrive at the Maison des arts et de la culture de Brompton
Departure from Deauville beach municipal park
Arrival at Lucien-Bouchard park
14 km descent (about 3.5 hours)
2 portages (Rock Forest Dam : 200 m / Drummond Dam 300 m)
Transportation and rental of nautical equipment
You don’t have your own watercraft? Atmosphere boutique, in collaboration with Destination Sherbrooke, offers a turn-key service. Starting from mid-June, you can contact the boutique’s staff for advice about what kind of craft you should rent. Additionally, they also offer a transportation for you and your craft to the starting point and will come and get you when you have completed your descent!
Contact Atmosphere to reserve: 819 566-8882
You have your own craft? The descents are free.
You can also enjoy the Corridor Bleu near watercraft rental centres in Sherbrooke:
- Parc Lucien-Blanchard (Maison de l’eau et Club nautique de Sherbrooke)
- Lac Magog (Club nautique du petit lac Magog)
The stand-up paddle board school offers a new way to appreciate watersports! Give it a try! École de surf à pagaie O'SUP.