Carpe Diem

Our philosophy is simple: LIVE THE PRESENT MOMENT.

CarpeDiem specializes in the organization of outdoor packages on land (bike), on the water (kayak, boat, paddleboard) or combined. We even offer custom-made packages. To do so, CarpeDiem rents quality equipment to create unforgettable moments for both adults and children. Alone or in a group, for 1/2 a day, 1 day or for a longer stay, in an all included formula or only equipment rental, we have a single objective : to create moments that allow us to savor the present moment.

On land

CarpeDiem offers packages with bikes on and around the Logger’s Path (72 km of cycle trail, including 21 km paved). For a short outing or for a long-term stay, CarpeDiem offers adventures which will make you discover breathtaking landscapes..

Other services and rentals on the water

On water

The 3 200 lakes and rivers in Gatineau Valley allow CarpeDiem to make you discover the most beautiful places in the region. The variety of waterways allows us to make diversified activities which meet the needs of everyone.



Other packages and on land and water renting

On land and water

CarpeDiem offers combined packages (land and water). The possibilities being endless, two basic packages are available for the moment: the Comfort Under the Stars pacage and the Bike-Water-Golf package.

Other custom packages


CarpeDiem offers some combined packages (land / water) in their basic adventures. Besides its packages, CarpeDiem listens to needs of its customers to create a package to meet their expectations. Check out the custom service section to build your very own adventure package.

Shuttle service


CarpeDiem offers a shuttle service for people, equipment and luggage. We can carry your luggage in all types ofaccommodation, whether in camping, hostel, hotel or cottage within a radius of + or – 100 km of Gracefield.


Who are we?

CarpeDiem is in its first year of opperation and focuses on recreational tourism development in order to allow everyone to discover the most beautiful corners of the Gatineau Valley.

CarpeDiem specializes in the Organization of stays on land, on water, combined or customized and make outdoor equipment rental available to facilitate the creation of moments of adventure and escape.

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