Nature Days

The third weekend of Fall Rhapsody in Gatineau Park will feature the stunning colours of the magnificent maple trees, along with an assortment of family activities at Philippe Lake, on October 14 and 15, 2017.


Nature Days at Philippe Lake on October 14 and 15, 2017 as part of Fall Rhapsody.
  • Demonstrations with birds of prey (bilingual)
  • Demonstrations with small mammals (bilingual)
  • Guided hikes with nature interpreters (bilingual, schedule TBD)
  • Interpretation and ongoing activities for families

Bring a lunch: Breton Beach is equipped with barbecues and picnic tables. 

Take advantage of the weekend to discover the attractions worth visiting near Wakefield: the Fairbairn House Heritage Centre, as well as local farm producers and merchants featured in a tour around the municipality.

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October 14 and 15, 2017
11 am to 4 pm


Breton Beach, Philippe Lake



819-827-2020 or 1-866-456-3016 (toll free)

Activities and parking are free and organized by the National Capital Commission (NCC).

The National Capital Commission (NCC) is proud of its association with the following media partners of the Fall Rhapsody: Rogers Media (KiSS 105.3Country 101.1106.1 CHEZ1310 NEWS), Bell Media (94.9 RougeÉNERGIE 104.1) and LeDroit.