• Activities and features

     

    For the 2015 season, Chouette à Voir! is open:
    Wednesdays to Sundays from June 24th to August 23rd.
    Also: 
    August: 29, 30
    September: 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27. 
    Looking forward to meeting you there! 

     

    This summer UQROP invites you to discover its natural site Chouette à voir! located at 875, rang Salvail Sud in Saint-Jude

    Things to see: 

    • Two 45-minute presentations of live birds of prey, at 11:00 AM and 2:00PM (presentations are cancelled or delayed in case of thunderstorms, heavy rain or extreme heat)
    • Our natural habitat simulating aviaries, home to different nocturnal and diurnal raptor species.
    • Guided visits of our rehabilitation complex, divided in nine aviaries.
    • Our «Sky Hunters» exhibit, prepared in collaboration with the Sherbrooke's Museum of Sciences and Nature
    • Our anatomical pieces booth, showing feathers, claws, skulls, wings, and other artefacts belonging to different species.
    • Photo shoot with live birds of prey (bring your camera)
    • Nature trail (more than 1,6 km of walking in the woods - moskito repellent is recommended!)
    • Picnic area (no food service on site)
    • Gift shop

     

    Daily Schedule

    10:00  Opening of the site
    11:00  First bird of prey presentation
    12:00 Photo shoot
    2:00 PM Second bird of prey presentation
    3:00 PM Photo shoot
    4:30 PM Closure

    ** Guided visits of the rehabilitation complex happen approximately every 15 minutes, except during the presentations.