Experience the PENS differently. An array of activities for young and young at heart are available throughout the year.
Reservation mandatory to know where and when it starts, and to be advised if we have to cancel
Information and reservation: https://form.jotform.com/220954170574255
Cost: $5 PENS members or $10 for non-member (includes trail access fee).
Saturday January 7th, 2023 - Round Top
Saturday February 4th, 2023 - sommet des Hollandais
Saturday March 4th, 2023 - Les Aménagistes point of view (NEW SPOT!)
BIRD OBSERVATION HIKES
For the curious to the dedicated ornithologist, these hikes are destined for all levels of bird lover! Bring your binoculars and your field guide (if you have one) and come and join us to welcome the birds arriving from the south. You need to wear a mask for the activity.
April 30th (7am to 10am): Sutton's Curling Club, parking lot, 26 Pleasant street, Sutton
May 7th (7am to 10am):: Sutton's Curling Club, parking lot, 26 Pleasant street, Sutton
May 14th (7am to 10am): Hotel Horizon, lower parking lot, 297 Maple, Sutton
May 15th (7pm to 9pm): Sutton's Curling Club, parking lot, 26 Pleasant street, Sutton
May 21th (7am to 10am): Pens, ticket booth, 900 Réal, Sutton
May 28th (7am to 10am): Sutton's Curling Club, parking lot, 26 Pleasant street, Sutton
June 4th (7am to 10am): Hotel Horizon, lower parking lot, 297 Maple, Sutton
June 11th (7am to 10am): Pens, ticket booth, 900 Réal, Sutton
June 18th (7am to 10am): Sutton's Curling Club, parking lot, 26 Pleasant street, Sutton
Cost: By donation (trail access pass not included for the Pens).
Bring your binoculars, good shoes and a bird identification guide (if you have one)!
Once again, Paul Dorion is offering to share his passion for the incredible world of mycology that he has had since the age of five; and of course, all the knowledge he has aquired over the years.
The Wild Mushroom Identification workshops consist of a full day activity, from 9:30am-4:00pm and only costs $60 per person (free for children under the age of 12 years old).
* Paul can be available on other days if you wish to participate but cannot attend on a Saturday.
To register, select a date and sign up by responding to the below email, phone number or on Paul’s Facebook page.
July 2nd & 23 rd
August 6th & 20th
September 10th & 24th
What a pleasure it will be to spend the day together!
2022 Spring Shore
For registration or more informations: Corvée de sentiers d'automne
5 Discovery Challenges
Registration and information: https://form.
Saturday, May 21, 2022 - Dos d'Orignal and Mont Gagnon - 10km - departure 9:30 am
Saturday, June 18, 2022 - Lac Mohawk - 11,4km - departure 8:30 am
Saturday July 2, 2022 - Solitaire and Round Top - 13km - departure 9:00 am
Saturday July 30, 2022 - Passe de l'Ours, Sentiers de l'Estrie, Passe des Caps - 15km - departure 9:00 am - CANCELED
Saturday August 27, 2022 - Mont Écho and Round Top - 17km - departure 9:00 am
*Registration for each hike will begin two weeks before the event.
The meeting place is at the reception desk.
These outings are aimed at experienced hikers and last from half a day to a day.
Check your equipment: shoes/boots, clothing according to the expected weather conditions, food and water and don't forget your walking sticks, backpack and cell phone in case of emergency.
Number of places limited, reservation required.
Cost: PENS members, $5/ non-members, $10