North Hatley was founded in 1897 and it is known as one of the most beautiful small towns of Quebec. Its landscapes offer breathtaking views, its architectural heritage and its olden-day village centre are all unique. At the northern point of Lake Massawippi, the village was developed all around this areas natural amphitheatre and attracts a large number of tourists from everywhere. North Hatley is a highly recognized vacation site in the Eastern Townships. The beginning of the fall, with its symphony of colours, is a spectacular time to tour the area by bike or on foot. In winter, the white rolling hills and glittering snow over the lake give North Hatley a fairytale feel.