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  • Restigouche Golf & Country Club
    30565 McLeods Rte 134
    Campbellton, NB E3N3G1
    The Restigouche Golf and Country Club is an 18 hole course with a licensed clubhouse and full canteen service overlooking the beautiful Bay de Chaleur. Also nearby is a driving range.
    Distance = 20 km from the Arch Rock Cottage - a 15 to 20 minute drive.

    Directions: Drive west on route 11 to exit 403, Dundee & McLeods. As the exit road loops to the right, turn left (north) and go down the hill towards the bay. At the stop sign, turn left (west) onto route 134 towards Campbellton. Go about 3 km to the Restigouche Country Club on the left.

  • Gowan Brae Golf & Country Club
    Bathurst, NB E2A 3Z1
    Distance = aprox 80 km from the Arch Rock Cottage.
    Bathurst is east along New Brunswick's North Shore. This course is a straight shot down route 11 about an hour away.

  • Fauvel Golf Club
    361, route 132, C.P. 356
    Bonaventure, Québec G0C 1E0
    Distance = aprox 100 km from the Arch Rock Cottage.
    This course is on the Gaspé Peninsula across the Bay de Chaleur from Dalhousie. Drive west and cross the Bridge at Campbellton, then go east along the south shore of the Gaspé to Bonaventure. It's about an hour and 15 minute drive.
    • Be sure to allow time for a drive to the top of Mont St. Joseph in Carleton, Quebec. There is a spectacular view from the top.

New Brunswick Day Adventures

Kayaking at Inch Arran Park: A variety of guided kayak trips are available at neighboring Inch Arran Park, including paddles out around the Bonamy rocks and past the Arch Rock.

Miguasha Park is a World Heritage Site located directly across the Restigouche River from Dalhousie. It's an important archaeological site since this is where fish began their journey on land and became the four legged animals we see today. Take a look at this article that describes the importance of fossils found at this site.

The Battle Of The Restigouche is a fascinating event in the Bay de Chaleur's history. Visit the Battle Of The Restigouche National Historic Site to view artifacts from the battle, including vestiges of the frigate Machault, which were excavated from the sea bottom. Learn more at this Battle Of The Restigouche informational website.

The native Mi'gmag people, at the Eel River Bar First Nation near Dalhousie, are in the process of creating the Aboriginal Heritage Gardens. This unique park and visitor's center, celebrating the contributions made by aboriginal people to society, is expected to draw thousands every year from all over the world.

Many thanks to Kenny for his recommendations.

Pourvoirie Black Lake Outfitters   Bear Hunting, Hunting Guide, Fishing, Canoeing.
Approximately 50 km from the cottage.