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ⓘ L'Île-du-Grand-Calumet




LIle-du-Grand-Calumet
                                     

ⓘ LIle-du-Grand-Calumet

LIle-du-Grand-Calumet is a municipality in the Outaouais region, part of the Pontiac Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada. The municipality consists primarily of Calumet Island, but also includes Lafontaine Island, French Island, Green Island, and numerous minor surrounding islets, all in the Ottawa River, approximately two kilometres from Campbells Bay, two kilometres from Bryson.

The Grand Calumet is the main settlement LILE-du-Grand-Calumet. Its center is St. Annes Church, which is located next to the municipal building and school. It is also the site where the first country tribes held their annual Pow-Wow, sometimes they smoke the Calumet, from which it got its name.

Bordering the turbulent region, Ontario, city hall co-location of some of the rough areas on the banks of the Ottawa river, popular among kayakers and rafters. Three rafting companies based in LILE-du-Grand-Calumet to take adventurers down the Rocher Fendu rapids, known as the best whitewater river in Eastern North America.

                                     
  • toponymie du Quebec. Retrieved 2008 - 06 - 25. Otter Lake Repertoire des municipalites in French Ministere des Affaires municipales, des Regions et de l Occupation
  • toponymie du Quebec in French Clarendon Repertoire des municipalites in French Ministere des Affaires municipales, des Regions et de l Occupation du territoire
  • du Quebec in French Chichester Repertoire des municipalites in French Ministere des Affaires municipales, des Regions et de l Occupation du territoire
  • in French Ministere des Affaires municipales, des Regions et de l Occupation du territoire. Retrieved 2012 - 04 - 03. Code 2484045 Census Profile
  • toponymie du Quebec in French Bristol Repertoire des municipalites in French Ministere des Affaires municipales, des Regions et de l Occupation du territoire
  • toponymie du Quebec. Retrieved 2008 - 04 - 14. Waltham Repertoire des municipalites in French Ministere des Affaires municipales, des Regions et de l Occupation
  • in French Ministere des Affaires municipales, des Regions et de l Occupation du territoire. Retrieved 2011 - 04 - 11. Code 2484065 Census Profile
  • Wakefield Unorganized territory of Ottawa Township of L Ile - Allumettes Township of Grand - Calumet Township of Onslow Township of Bristol Township of Clarendon
  • PPJ Pontiac Tourism Reference number 141046 of the Commission de toponymie du Quebec in French Geographic code 840 in the official Repertoire des municipalites

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