Tourist Attractions in Wakefield and Area
Pine & Birch Ranch and Retreat
837 Chemin des Erables, La Pêche, Quebec
Activities: Equine experience: One-hour grooming & educational session with the horses.
Back-to-the-land experience: gardens and animals (goats, chickens, cats)
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Pine-Birch-Ranch-Retreat-134435616629789/
189 ch. De la Montagne, Wakefield (La Pêche), Quebec
Activities: Mini zoo & picnic area. Pony rides. Year-round trail rides. Riding lessons.
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/CaptivaFarmsRidingStables/
Great Canadian Bungee
1780 Quebec Route 105, Chelsea, Quebec
Activities: Bungee jumping, RIPRIDE zipline. Can combine activities with rafting excursion.
Visitor Centre: 33 Scott Rd., Chelsea, Quebec
Activities: 361 square kilometer park with hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, mountain biking trails, lakes and beaches.
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/gatineaupark/
The Blacksheep Inn
753 Riverside Dr., Wakefield, Quebec
Activities: A well-known local pub featuring musicians on tour and concerts by local talent.
Le Nordik Spa
16 Chemin Nordik, Chelsea, Quebec
Activities: Day Spa with saunas, hot tubs and steam rooms, cold pools/falls, relaxation areas, massages and treatments, including a floating salt-water pool.
6 McCrank Rd., Low, Quebec, J0X 2C0
Activities: Dog-sledding, maple sap harvesting, farm visits, canicross and bikejoring.
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/Ferme-LAventure-242074995991984/
Camp Fortune Ski Resort:
300 Dunlop Rd., Chelsea, Quebec (in Gatineau Park)
Activities: Alpine skiing and snowboarding, and lessons, aerial park and ziplines, mountain biking trails, snowshoe and fat bike trails.
Vorlage Ski Centre:
65 Burnside Rd., Wakefield, Quebec
Activities: Ski and snowboarding and lessons.
538 Edelweiss Rd., Wakefield, Quebec
Activities: Skiing, snowboarding, snowpark, lessons, snow tubing.
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/SommetEdelweiss/
Festivals and Annual Events:
The Wakefield area is a thriving community for arts and culture. Local festivals and artists tours include:
SUMMER: Wakefest Arts Festival
Accommodations nearby - For extra guests
Auberge de Mon Petit Chum (B&B)
29 Burnside Rd., Wakefield, Quebec
Only a 10-minute drive from Gaia Wellness Retreat; many special packages available.
Rendezvous Rupert Retreats and Air BnB
26 Parent Rd., Rupert (La Peche), Quebec, J0X 1A0
Large open self-contained unit on the main floor of a renovated barn, only 5 minutes from Gaia Wellness Retreat.
831 Riverside, Wakefield, Quebec
A lovely motel with restaurant. Close to everything. 15 rooms.
The Wakefield Mill Hotel and Spa
60 Mill Road, Wakefield, Quebec, J0X 3G0
Toll-free: 1888-567-1838 or 819-459-1838
Gorgeous setting overlooking spectacular waterfalls. Wakefield's premier destination hotel & resort. 40 rooms, spa facilities and restaurant.
La Grange Country Inn (B&B)
37 Rockhurst Rd., Wakefield, Quebec, J0X 3G0
Beautifully restored 1898 barn overlooking Gatineau hills. Walking distance to village; includes breakfast.
Les Trois Erables B&B
801 Riverside Dr., Wakefield, Quebec,
Historic B&B in a home in the heart of Wakefield, built in 1896. Five rooms.