Scout Camp Otter Lake QC

Directions to Camp

Scout Camp Otter Lake QC is located at 19 Chemin Scout, Otter Lake, QC J0X 2P0.

There are a several ways to get to the camp, and the follow section provide directions from the major locations.

  1. From Ottawa or Gatineau:
    1. VIA Highway 148 & 303 - (approx. 1 1/2 hours): Make your way to Highway 148, and drive approximately 73 Km to Shawville, QC where you make a left hand turn onto Highway 303. Continue approximately 35 Km on Highway 303 until you come to Otter Lake, QC. At the intersection (stop sign) turn right on to Rue Tessier and drive approximately 450 m where you come to a 'Y' and the Coin Pickano (general store). At this intersection turn Left onto Chemin Rivière Pickano. Continue approximately 750 m down Chemin Rivière Pickano to Chemin Scout on the left side. Chemin Scout is immediately after a slight curve in the road. Continue down Chemin Scout to the first entrance on the left, , this is the main entrance to the structure camping sites. Directly opposite the main gate is the entrance to the Wilderness Camping sites. The total driving time if leaving Ottawa, ON during rush hour is approximately 1 1/2 hours.
    2. VIA Highway 5, 366 and 303 - (approx. 1 hour 20 min): Make your way to Highway 5, and drive approximately 29 Km to Wakefield (exit #28). At the bottom of the exit there is a round about, go around it to the 4th exit to Highway 366. You drive under Highway 5 and immediately encounter a second round about, take the first exit (note the first road on the round about is the off-ramp for Highway 5 going to Ottawa). Continue on Highway 366 for approximately 25 Km until you come to Lac des Lou where Highway 366 makes a right hand turn. The turn is just after the general store (depaneur) on the left side of the road. Continue down Highway 366 for approximately 19 Km (note approximately 13 Km of this section of Highway 366 is gravel highway) until you come to the intersection with the 303 (stop sign) in Lady Smith. Turn right onto Highway 303 and continue to Otter Lake QC. At the intersection (stop sign) turn right on to Rue Tessier and drive approximately 450 m where you come to a 'Y' and the Coin Pickano (general store). At this intersection turn Left onto Chemin Rivière Pickano. Continue approximately 750 m down Chemin Rivière Pickano to Chemin Scout on the left side. Chemin Scout is immediately after a slight curve in the road. Continue down Chemin Scout to the first entrance on the left, , this is the main entrance to the structure camping sites. Directly opposite the main gate is the entrance to the Wilderness Camping sites. The total driving time if leaving Ottawa, ON during rush hour is approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes.
    3. Via Highway 5, 105 and 301 - (approx. 1 hour 23 min): Make your way to Highway 5, and drive approximately 33 Km to the end of the highway in Wakefield. At the end of the highway take the off-ramp to the right and drive down the hill to the intersection with the traffic lights. At the traffic lights make a left turn onto Highway 105. Follow Highway 105 past Low until you come to Kazabazua. In Kazabazua turn left onto Highway 301. Continue down Highway 301 until you reach Otter Lake, As you enter Otter Lake there will be a corner store (depaneur) at the intersection of Chemin Rivière Pickano and the 301. Turn Right onto Chemin Rivière Pickano. Continue approximately 750 m down Chemin Rivière Pickano to Chemin Scout on the left side. Chemin Scout is immediately after a slight curve in the road. Continue down Chemin Scout to the first entrance on the left, this is the main entrance to the structure camping sites. Directly opposite the main gate is the entrance to the Wilderness Camping sites. The total driving time if leaving Ottawa, ON during rush hour is approximately 1 hour and 23 minutes.