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Celebrate the 60th anniversaries of

Wednesday, August 24, 2022
Gatineau River Yacht Club, Gleneagle, QC


  • 5:00 pm ~ Island Tour

  • 6:00 pm ~ BBQ (limited to 30) ~ bring your own plate, cutlery & beverage - BBQ Cost - $15.00 - cash at the door

  • 7:30 pm ~ Presentation by GVHS Past-President Marc Cockburn

  • What Lies Below -
    the effects of the 1926 flooding of the Gatineau River

Contact Shirley Brown - browncrest@sympatico.ca to reserve your BBQ spot

Directions -

  • Proceed to Gleneagle on Hwy 105 in Chelsea.
  • Turn east onto chemin Gleneagle.
  • Travel down the hill and cross over the train tracks.
  • Turn left onto chemin Summerlea.
  • Park your car in the grassy parking area immediately on the right.
  • Continue to walk along Summerlea for 300meters to get to the gate entrance for the catwalk to the GRYC Island.

Volume 48

Official Release of the 2022 Volume of Up the Gatineau!

The newest volume of its local history journal, Volume 48 has been published. A complimentary copy will be distributed to members in June, and copies will be available for purchase in many local Gatineau Valley retail establishments.

Please read this update from its editor, and check out the volume’s table of contents.

See our current Newsletter.

Publications of Local Interest

The Great Lakes RED BOOK 1937

Past Events

April 25, 2022
"A Time of Sharing, a Time of Connection"

Presentation by Gilbert W. Whiteduck, Kitigan Zibi

Other past events.