Snowshoes and nature
Package without meal
Available from December to mid-March. Upon reservation only.
STROLL IN THE FOREST
A guide accompanies the visitors on snowshoes in the forest to initiate them to the natural environment that surrounds them.
Since this is an outdoor physical activity, we recommend that you wear warm clothing depending on the weather and that you bring along extra clothes.
With a guide wearing the traditional apparel.
Visit of the Yänonhchia’, the long house, where our guide will explain the traditional way of life and the social organisation of the Wendats. 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 Wendat people. Sweat lodge and medicine of our ancestors. Giant tipi, discovery of the different First Nations and actual situation of the Hurons-Wendat people.
MEDICINE WHEEL MAKING
Made of deer leather and goose and pheasant feathers, the medicine wheel is used to chase away illness. The cross represents the four cardinal points and intends to protect each and every home around the world. The caribou bones are symbol of luck.