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Outdoors: December 2013 Archives

Tourism Quebec: Sunday

Micheline Lachance from Tourism Quebec looks at the snowmobile rentals and instruction in the province.





For further details on activities, making accommodation reservations or getting information, visit http://www.bonjourquebec.com  or call toll-free 1-877-Bonjour (1-877-266-5687)


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Tourism Quebec: Saturday

Micheline Lachance of Tourism Quebec has gone to the dogs.  Well, dog sledding. There are plenty of organisations in the province where you can experience dog sledding with various excursion packages.

To arrange an outing from Montreal, Micheline suggests Authentik Canada
     


For further details on activities, making accommodation reservations  or getting information, visit http://www.bonjourquebec.com  or call toll-free 1- 877-Bonjour (1-877-266-5687)


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Fossil hunting in Gaspé

Fossils.JPGWeekends are often a time when we get to pursue our passions - and they often have nothing to do with the work we do all week.  

This morning we have the story of one man's passion for collecting fossils and rocks in his free time (which is more often now that he's retired).

The CBC's Marika Wheeler met Bruce Willet in New Richmond in the Gaspé on a recent trip.

(Photo of Bruce Willet at Henderson Beach on the Black Cape of New Richmond; by Marika Wheeler)
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