Samuel de Champlain

Samuel de Champlain

Events

Event Name Start Date End Date Location Description
Voyageur Adventure Tours June 29, 2019 September 2, 2019 Sign up in advance at the Mattawa River Visitor Centre

Take a journey back in time as you paddle along the historic Mattawa River in a 30-foot replica Voyageur Canoe. Two expert guides will share with you the stories of the Mattawa as you experience first-hand the life of the voyageurs. Various tours are offered throughout the week.

Echoes of the Past August 31, 2019 August 31, 2019 Steep Boat Launch Wander into the past with an evening spirit night! As you walk along the Mattawa River you will meet the people that lived and worked in this region up to 400 years ago. From the time of the early explorers to the logging era there are surely many stories to be told - of hardship and toil, of adventure and comical mishaps, and awe-inspiring journeys.