Cycling: Massawippi Axis
Set on an old railway track, the Massawippi Trail is an easy level bike path popular with cycling enthusiasts. The landscapes along the river are breathtaking. Passing through the Capelton Mine and the village of North Hatley, the trail offers several excellent opportunities to stop for a tour of different tourist attractions, snack or just to take a break and stretch your legs.
- 30 km round trip
- Easy level
- Bike path
- Hybrid bike
- Suggested start: Bike station, 4 Massawippi Street
Véloroute des Grandes-Fourches – Massawippi Axis
Our favorites on the circuit
1. Plage municipale de North Hatley
For an invigorating swim in Lake Massawippi and a well-deserved picnic break, near the sunny beach ($).
2. Mine Capelton
For a stop at the gourmet counter and feast on a good Coaticook ice cream, or for a fascinating underground experience, in an old copper mine.
3. Pub et microbrasserie Le Lion d’Or
To taste their exclusive beers, brewed on site, in this establishment renowned as being the first craft brewery to open its doors in the province!
4. Brûleries FARO de Lennoxville
For a coffee experience that stands out with their specialty coffees roasted in an artisanal way, maximizing the aromas, flavors and freshness of the product. A pure delight for coffee lovers!