Rainy day or sunny day, the region is full of attractions to visit and activities to do for families, sports enthusiasts or foodies!

Le Camping Plage McKenzie is located in the beautiful village of Racine in the heart of the Cantons de l’Est. The reputation of the Cantons- de-l’Est is well established as a tourist destination per excellence, you will find there a lot of family activities. In the Racine village, you will find some beautiful outdoor outings, gourmet stops and breathtaking views as well. Here are some links to help you plan your stay. And especially don’t forget to consult the Tourisme Cantons-de-l’Est and the Val St-François website to discover all kinds of discovery tours. And you, what are your ”crushes”?

SPORTS AND OUTDOORS

Mont-Orford Park

More than 200 km of hiking trails less than a 5 minutes drive from the campsite

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The trails of Estrie

More than 200 km of hiking trails less than a 5 minutes drive from the campsite

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Climbing at the Paroi du Lac Larouche

The Chamox business is offering climbings lessons at la paroi du Lac Larouche, one of the most visited climbing walls of the Cantons-de-l’Est

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Karting Orford

For those who love adrenaline... Karting, laser games, arcade, mini-golf, games modules, bazooka ball.

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Golf courses

Golf enthusiasts will be thrilled with the golf courses in the region with the Valcourt Golf Club, the Sherbrooke Golf Club and the Mont-Orford Golf Club.

Cycling trails La Cantonnière

The Cantonnière, located 10 minutes from the camping, is offering 57 km of the most beautiful trails between Richmond, Windsor et Valcourt.

Grison Equestrian farm

The Grison farm located in the of Racine offers horse riding in an enchanting landscape.

CULTURE AND RELAXATION

Cine Park Orford

Located a few minutes from the camping, the cine park Orford is one of the few still open to the public in Quebec. It offers outdoor movies in the comfort of your own car.

J.-Armand Bombardier Museum

You'll discover, with the help of the interactive tour, the legacy that the famous inventor left to his successors through the innovations, trades and flagship products offered today by Bombardier and BRP companies.

Historic park Poudrière de Windsor

Discover the site of the oldest black powder manufacturing in Quebec. Take advantage of the 25 km trails to discover the vestiges of the past!

Cultural Center Yvonne L. Bombardier

In addition to its library, the Cultural Center offers a program of cultural and educational activities that meets the needs of young and old.

Glass workshop Cassandre

Established in a former carpenter's workshop, the visit will make you discover the manufacturing stages of their products, in particular the thermoforming technique and the one of glass poured in sand molds.

Cinezoo

A family activity that will amaze young and old as well. You will discover the finest collection of lions and tigers of fragile but striking beauty. Cinézoo invites you to learn about the life history of its TV star animals as well as an opportunity to learn about their way of life.

Granby Zoo

The Granby Zoo is located 45min from the camping site. It is one of the most important zoo in Quebec and in Canada because of the large number of species presented there. You can find there the Amazoo, the aquatic park of the zoo.

AGROTOURISM

Public Market of Valcourt

Every thursday of summer from 4pm to 7pm, more than ten cultivators of the Valcourt region will be on site.

Locavore de Racine Market

The Racine Locavore Market welcomes you every Saturday of the summer. Come and get your fresh food and chat with the baker, the market gardener and the cheese maker.

Cheese Factory Nouvelle-France

Since 2010, the cheese factory Nouvelle France won more than 42 prices in multiples contests including the Best Cheese in Quebec in 2011 and 2014 for the Zacharie Cloutier.

Vineyard Coteaux des artisans

A vineyard created around a heart story and developed by enthusiasts. A cabinetmaker and a designer who combined their talents to offer their customers wine of amazing quality and a breathtaking site on the banks of the Black River.

The Cochons tout ronds

Artisanal delicatessen. 100% pork cured meats, sausages and cold cuts. Natural products, no gluten, nitrite, preservatives, nuts ou dairy products. The raw hams are salted, dried and ripened for over a year.


Whether it is for an ingredient for your end-of-day meal or to purchase an essential item for your stay, several nearby businesses are offering products and services.

GROCERIES, GASOLINE AND ALCOHOL

IGA Ouimette fille et fils

675 Rue de la Montagne, Valcourt, QC J0E 2L0 (450) 532-6090

L'inter Marché Saint-Denis-de-Brompton (fermé le dimanche)

2009 QC-222 Saint-Denis-de-Brompton, J0B 2P0 (819) 846-4500

Magasin général JH Martin

352 QC-243 Racine J0E 1Y0 (450) 532-2848

Dépanneur Carrefour du Lac Brompton

510 Rte 222, Saint-Denis-de-Brompton Quebec J0B 2P0 (819) 846-3110

Dépanneur Voisin

2025 QC-222 Saint-Denis-de-Brompton J0B 2P0 (819) 276-1222

Les Jardin de pommes

2200 QC-222 Saint-Denis-de-Brompton J0B 2P0

RESTAURANTS AND PUB

Brasserie du Lac Brompton

310 Côte de l'Artiste Saint-Denis-de-Brompton J0B 2P0 (819) 846-6226

Bistro le Radis noir

312 QC-243 Racine J0E 1Y0 (450) 532-0286

DRUGSTORE

Familiprix Renée Messier et Mathieu Bélisle

2027 Rte 222 Suite 300 Saint-Denis-de-Brompton J0B 2P0 (819) 276-1176

HARDWARE STORE

Rona Matériaux Anctil

3110 QC-222 Saint-Denis-de-Brompton J0B 2P0 (819) 820-2747

RV PARTS AND REPAIRS

M.E. spécialités enr.

7190 QC-220 Sherbrooke J1R 0K6 (819) 562-6260

Roulottes Évasion.com

600 Rue du Parc-Industriel Sherbrooke J1C 0J2 1-800-548-0878