Mégantic Territory

City Centre : Lac-Mégantic

Plains, mountains, and lakes converge, enticing vacationers and residents alike to the Mégantic region. Here, friendly and resilient locals have found the ideal place to call home and to showcase their talents. Not only is the sprawling starry sky enough to inspire wonder, the sight of the grandiose Mont Mégantic will take your breath away. The possibilities are endless: diverse job opportunities, major sporting events, quality local services, technological developments, rich cultural offerings. In short, the Mégantic region proudly and enthusiastically invites all those in search of something remarkable!

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The Mégantic Region Way


Adventure and Zen Come Together

The Mégantic region is an unmatched playground for adventure enthusiasts. Home to the Canada Man/Woman Xtreme Triathlon–who would have thought North America’s most intense triathlon would take place in the same city that embraces the Zen attitude of the Cittaslow movement?

Canada Man/Woman Xtreme TriathlonCittaslow

Dream and Dare

Gazing up at the sky, you’re sure to be moved by the magnificent spectacle of the stars. Here, not only are dreams dreamt, they’re put into action. After all, innovative initiatives always begin with a dream, such as the first micro-electric network in Quebec which can be found in Saint-Robert-Bellarmin.

Réserve internationale de ciel étoilé du Mont-MéganticParc éolien Saint-Robert-Bellarmin

Free Spirited and Committed

Escape and enjoy the outdoors in the Mégantic region. All it takes is a single visit to one of our two national parks to witness the sheer power and freedom of its vast open landscapes. Channeling this power will give you the motivation to push boundaries and get involved. The region offers a world of possibilities, as demonstrated by the creation of the first artisan entrepreneur accelerator, the Quartier artisan.

Parc national de FrontenacParc national du Mont-MéganticQuartier artisan

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Townships Treasures

Residents of Lac-Mégantic share their favourites!

D’arbre en arbre Lac-Mégantic

This is the perfect place to try something new and challenge yourself in a safe yet stunning environment. Test your skills as you make your way through the trees along this gravity-defying course!

Mange ta main, garde l’autre pour demain

Mange Ta Main is not just a restaurant, it’s a Lac-Mégantic institution. Their dishes feature local ingredients and the service always comes with a smile. You can’t leave without browsing the bulk boutique on the second floor.

Piopolis Public Beach

Some of my fondest memories are my days spent at Piopolis beach! Take a dip in the water, pack a picnic lunch and relax under the warm summer sun.


Welcome Agent / Mégantic RCM


This territory has a welcome agent that develops, promotes, supervises and deploys a reception and assistance network to help newcomers seamlessly integrate into the social, cultural and economic landscape of the region.

819 583-0181 poste 123

Défi 2025


The Défi 2025 Committee’s goal is to welcome 2,025 more people to the RCM of Granit by 2025.

819 583-1101, poste 241

Agente AAIR (Attraction, Accueil, Intégration, Rétention)


Agente AAIR’s mission is to welcome and help newcomers settle in and integrate into their new communities. They provide services to those that are not eligible for Place Aux Jeunes or Défi Carrière Mégantic services.

819 583-1101, poste 241

Place aux jeunes en région Granit


Place aux jeunes en région aids and encourages graduates between the ages of 18 and 35 to move to regions outside of Quebec’s large city centres. The organization operates in 15 regions across Quebec and helps young people settle, find a job and integrate into their new living environment.

1 877 583-2081, poste 242

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