Rabaska

Length:
approximately 3h30

RABASKA RIDE – GUIDED TOUR – TRADITIONAL MEAL

 Available from May 30th to September 30th, upon reservation only.

RABASKA RIDE

A guide accompanies the visitors on a canoe ride on the KABIR KOUBA river. The quay of arrival is located on the Traditional Huron Site. The guide will tell the visitors the legend of the big snake KABIR KOUBA.

We recommend that you wear clothes that are suitable for the weather, and that you bring along extra clothes and shoes. The Huron Traditional Site is not responsible for lost or damaged items during this activity. A sealed waterproof bag can be rented at your expense to protect your belongings if you wish.

GUIDED TOUR

Including a tour guide wearing traditional apparel.

Visit of theYänonhchia’, the long house, where is showed the traditional way of life and the social organisation at the Europeans arrival. Techniques of food preservation (smoker and dryer for the meat). Reminder of means of transportations of the old time. Initiation to the spiritual life of the Huron people. Sweat lodge and medicine of our ancestors. Giant tipi, discovery of the different First Nations and actual situation of the Huron-Wendat people.

TRADITIONAL MEAL

Presentation of the menu (NEK8ARRE ritual)

  • Terrine (game meat)
  • Traditional soup of the day and banique (Native bread).
  • Tender red deer cubes bourguignon, accompanied with wild and white rice and seasonal vegetable.
  • Home style cake served with a savoury maple sauce.
  • Wild tea.