A 40-minute drive from Montreal, in the charming Eastern Townships region, you will discover Brome-Missisquoi. Along the way, you will find gorgeous scenery as well as all sorts of activities and maybe a surprise or two.
The Brome-Missisquoi region, made up of 21 municipalities including some of the most beautiful villages in Quebec, undulates over hills and valleys, crisscrossed by numerous rivers, streams and forests.
To travel in Brome-Missisquoi is to discover a region sprinkled with orchards, vineyards and farms. Its fertile land is home to 22 wineries, and is the birthplace of winemaking in Quebec. A signposted Wine Route passes through many of its towns and villages.
This region is home to many artists and craftspeople. A myriad of artistic activities take place throughout the year. Covered bridges, round barns and other heritage treasures tell of the region’s amazing history attracting many tourists every year.
Brome-Missisquoi is also a region of choice for outdoor enthusiasts. The Sutton Mountains, valleys and waterways represent an ideal playground for year-round activities. Downhill skiing, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing makes winter enjoyable, while camping, cycling, horseback riding, canoeing and kayaking satisfy outdoor enthusiasts in the summer. And numerous marked trails allow hiking throughout most of the year.