Visiting Edmundston

Welcome to the beautiful Appalachians Mountains in the northwestern part of New Brunswick, Canada’s only officially bilingual province!

 

If you are travelling from out of town to have your QHHT® session, you may want to take in some of the cool things to see and do, and plan a short getaway.

Edmundston, a border town of 16 500 inhabitants, is located about 20 minutes from Dégelis and one-hour from Rivière-du-Loup in the province of Quebec; and just across the International Bridge to Madawaska, in Maine, USA. 

Things to Do

The area boasts several tourist attractions, many outdoor activities as well as cultural and sporting events

 

  • Salon du livre d'Edmundston - French language Book Fair (April)  

  • Jazz & Blues Festival (June)

  • La Foire Brayonne (End of July - Early August)

  • La Grande Grouille (Fall Celebration) New Brunswick Botanical Garden (October)

 

The New Brunswick Botanical Garden welcomes visitors from mid-May to mid-October.

 

 

There are also several biking and walking trails in the area.

  • Méruimticook Trail 

  • Petit-Témis Interprovincial Trail

  • Le Prospecteur Trails

  • Sentier NB Trail / Trans Canada Trail

  • Vélo Edmundston (Mountain Bike Trails)

In winter, you can hit the slopes at the Centre plein air Mont-Farlagne. If you love hockey, the Blizzard, 2018 Maritime Junior Hockey League (MHL) Champions attract thousands of local and regional fans at the new Centre Jean-Daigle.

Check out this video published by Tourism Edmundston. 

If you love winter, check out the slopes at Mont-Farlagne!

Where to Stay & Eat

There are several hotels, motels, B&B's, and restaurants to choose from. 

Visit TOURISM EDMUNDSTON for more information.

How to Get Here

Approximate Distances

                                                        Caraquet, NB: 370 km

Fredericton, NB: 270 km

Moncton, NB: 440 km

 

Dégelis, QC: 40 km

Rivière-du-Loup, QC: 115 km

Caribou, ME: 80 km

Houlton, ME: 190 km

Bangor, ME: 205 miles

Fredericton, NB:  International Airport (285 km)

Québec, QC: Jean-Lesage International Airport (320 km)

Presque Isle, ME:  Presque Isle International Airport (64 miles)

From Rivière-du-Loup, QC to Edmundston, NB: Petit-Témis Interprovincial Trail

 Maritime Provinces to Edmundston, NB: Sentier NB Trail / Trans Canada Trail

(Walking or Biking)

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