Raid Aventure Joannès
Since three years, Parc-Aventure Joannès take advantage of the long Labor Day weekend to organize a spectacular obstacle race. The 5 km course will include more than 30 obstacles of all types in a unique setting featuring the splendid lake Joannès and breathtaking trails winding through the boreal forest. The Raid Aventure Joannès event is THE opportunity to surpass yourself, to push back your limits and accomplish an achievement you will be proud of.
Botanical and geological garden « à Fleur d'eau »
Discover this jewel at the heart of Rouyn-Noranda! There are over 25,000 plants, trees, and shrubs that are suitable for the climatic conditions of the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region. A geological garden is part of the park where large rocks provide information on the region’s geology and mining development.
Parc Aventure Joannès - D'Arbre en Arbre
Picture yourself flying from one tree to another, walking on a high wire, or ziplining above a breathtaking scenery! The Parc-Aventure Joannès offers visitors four courses. A few feet off the ground or way up in the air, our team will guide the little ones and not-so-little ones through an intense range of thrilling action and emotions.
parc national d'Aiguebelle
Walk over 2.7 billion years, at the very place where the waters part. Through the beauty and diversity of the landscapes it protects, parc National d’Aiguebelle is the loyal custodian of a rich regional heritage inspired by both nature and culture alike. Several short and long distance hiking trails (51 km) allow one to discover its whole splendour. These lead to a suspended bridge across a fault-lake and to a huge spiral staircase erected alongside an impressive escarpment.
Magasin Général Dumulon - 1924
This historical site used to be the very first general store in the Township of Rouyn and was found by the Dumulon family in 1924. This authentic business and post office welcomes you year round.
JANA STERBAK - MA, Art Museum
From June 27 to September 9, don’t miss the exhibition of international renowned artist Jana Sterbak.
RN, Cultural Vibe: This is Rouyn-Noranda’s DNA! As Abitibi-Témiscamingue’s urban hub and regional capital, Rouyn-Noranda boasts an unrivaled cultural abundance. Through its diverse performing arts, music, theatre and visual arts scenes, Rouyn-Noranda embraces culture in its many forms. The city comes to life in its many festivals and major happenings, all of which are proud to be “100% made in Rouyn-Noranda”.
The city’s vibrant culture truly shines through leading events such as the World Guitar Festival, the Osisko en Lumière Fireworks and Music Festival, the Emerging Music Festival and the International Film Festival.
Just outside downtown, the area’s many landscapes and stunning vistas will awaken the senses. Topping the must-see list is Parc National d'Aiguebelle with its top-quality accommodation, unparalleled cuisine and amenities like the Jardin Spa health center encourage you to discover, savor and immerse yourself in our city’s contemporary charm.