Discover Life in Sherbrooke!

It is impossible to get bored in Sherbrooke. Life is stimulating and many fun activities are held throughout the year. Sherbrooke has all of the amenities of a large city as well as a fantastic proximity to nature - a happy marriage between urban and rural life.

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Sherbrooke is:

  • the 6th largest city in Quebec;
  • the capital of Estrie;
  • more than 153,384 residents;
  • no less than 84,000 employed people;
  • home to two universities and three colleges;
  • the city with they highest rate of post-secondary education in Quebec.

The city is home to:

  • Lac des Nations and its paved promenade
  • Parc Mont-Bellevue for skiing and sliding;
  • bike trails running through kilometres of green areas;
  • sports facilities (hockey, baseball, soccer).

Sherbrooke is a few kilometres away from:

  • Mont Orford and Mont Mégantic;
  • Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook;
  • Lake Memphrémagog;
  • numerous orchards;
  • vegetable farms;
  • reputable vineyards.

Direct access:

  • to quality local products, including refined cheese, meat, organic products and artisan breads;
  • to a number of sports, social and cultural events;
  • to quality health care and services.

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