The Coopérative Aventure Hélianthe is proceeding with their outdoor kiosk at the Pont Blanc Beach in Mansfield. The building will offer rentals for canoes, kayaks, paddle boards and bicycles to visitors and residents who want to explore the region. As of this Friday (August 6), equipment will be available for the public to use.
For more information, contact INFO COOPERATIVEHELIANTHE.COM or call 613-401-2607.
The Pont Blanc Beach and the kiosk project are a partnership with the Municipality of Mansfield et Pontefract, with the objective of developing the tourism industry in the area.
“A big thank you to Tourisme Outaouais and the Canadian Fund for Healthy Communities for their financial support for the project! Thank you also to JLS Mansfield, the Caisse des rivières de Pontiac, CHIP.FM, the Maison des jeunes du Pontiac, the Pharand sawmill and all our other generous partners who allow us to make our ideas a reality.” said cooperative manager Guillaume Lavoie-Harvey.
Recently the Pont Blanc Beach has added several services, including camping, a beach mat for increased accessibility and other equipment for the benefit of users.
The full interview with Guillaume Lavoie-Harvey is available here.