100% Family Fun

When it comes to family fun, nothing beats Granby Zoo. Want to make it a weekend? Add award-winning poutine, a national park and a hotel that offers something for everyone (think spa and game room, for starters).

Zoo de Granby

Granby Zoo in the winter? Absolutely! Why? First, 90% of the animals are on display and they’re often more active and visible than during the warmer months. Bonus: Because all the pavilions are open (including the elephant pavilion, which is accessible only in the winter), you get an up close look at the animals. Second, tickets are 50% off the regular price! Third, the ambiance is festive, with bonfires, music, entertainment and so much more.
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Cantine Chez Ben

Open since 1950, this snack bar is a bona fide Granby institution. Craving squeaky curds and crisp fries smothered in gravy? You’ve come to the right place: This spot has taken home top honours at the Drummondville Poutine Festival.
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Hôtel Castel & Spa Confort

Located just five minutes from Granby Zoo, this four-star hotel truly is the perfect place for a family getaway. While kids enjoy the large indoor play room, parents can bliss out with a spa treatment, luxuriate in the outdoor hot tub, work out in the gym, grab a cocktail by the fireplace or shoot some pool in the pub. Psst! Don’t forget to inquire about zoo packages!
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Parc national de la Yamaska

Step into your snowshoes and set out to explore this park’s expansive trail network, most of which are well-marked and quite flat (read: ideal for family outings). You can also enjoy ice fishing, fatbiking, hiking and, new for the season, tube sledding.
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