Geocaching is a real treasure hunt practiced outdoors using a GPS device.
Participants join specific coordinates where they try to find the geocache (box) that is hidden there. This game is played in several countries, get additional information www.geocaching.com
Here are some geocahes installed by Tourisme Haute-Mauricie, these caches will allow you to discover beautiful places.
The Tuque (near the urban area)
N 47 ° 23.021 W 072 ° 46.919, this cache allows to discover a municipal park of exceptional beauty. Accessible by car, motorcycle, quad, bike and on foot.
N 47 ° 23.827 W ??072 ° 44.361, this cache is located near the Wayagamac waterfall. A considerable fall pouring into a "cauldron" of stone. Accessible by car, (10 km of gravel), mountain bike and quad. N 47 ° 24.522 W 072 ° 50.260, this cache is located at the entrance of hiking trail KM 0. A stream and some waterfalls along this path. Accessible by car (8 km of gravel), quad, mountain bike and on foot.
N 47 ° 29.302 W 072 ° 47.608, near the urban area, this cache offers a magnificent view of the majestic Saint-Maurice River. Accessible by car + about 1 km of hiking, quad biking, mountain biking and walking
N 47 ° 40.403 W 073 ° 00.105, this cache is located more than 20 km from the urban area. Near the railway bridge of the Vermillon River. It is located directly on the quad trail leading to the La Trenche hydroelectric power station. Accessible in quad
N 47 ° 38.774 W 072 ° 17.834, this cache is near one of the busiest beaches on Lac Édouard. Large parking, accessible by car, quad, bike, boat or foot
N 47 ° 39.496 W 072 ° 17.728, this cache is located directly in the hiking trails ADELE. Take Path # 10, you will have a few kilometers to go. Accessible on foot