Harrington is in the Laurentides region of Quebec
, Canada, part of the Argenteuil Regional County Municipality.
It is located in the Laurentian Mountains, about 40 km (25 mi) north-west of Lachute. Accommodations, vacation rentals and condo rentals are available year round directly from local owners.
Harrington is a land of lakes and rivers, stocked with abundant fish.
The Rouge River is the main river flowing through it, and the largest lakes include Big McDonald Lake, Green Lake, and Harrington Lake, each attracting a large number summer lodging vacationers. Its territory has a characteristic appearance of the Laurentian region with dense forests, rising to an elevation of 457 meters (1,500 ft) in the north-east, which is 30 meters (100 ft) more than Mont Chauve which dominates Green Lake.
Views from various accommodations and vacation rentals are spectacular.
A vast and welcoming region, a fascinating land, the Laurentians, north of Montréal, is a world renowned four-season tourist destination.
Our 22,000 sq. km. territory spans south to north from Rivière des Mille-Iles to the huge territories north of Mont-Laurier and east to west, from the borderline of the Lanaudière region to the boundaries of the Outaouais region
Journeying over plains and valleys, trekking over hills and mountains, you will discover beautiful landscapes. Mountainside and lakeside lodging, heritage accommodation and vacation rentals, lively towns and villages. The vast Laurentians experienced remarkable development from the days of the first settlers to the arrival of tourists from around the world. A destination of choice for vacationers, who come back time and again to admire its magnificence. No one is ever short changed: nature, unique attractions, various activities, something to please one and all
, season after season!
The Laurentides region is home to Québec’s largest protected area. Parc national du Mont-Tremblant has a wide array of outdoor sports to choose from, ranging from hiking to canoeing, camping, fishing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and more. Nestled at the base of the 968-m (3,176-ft.) mountain of the same name, the village of Tremblant repeatedly tops the list of eastern North America’s best resorts.
The liveliness of its pedestrian village combined with a great range of activities, downhill and cross-country skiing, swimming, cycling and golf are but a few, have earned Tremblant its enviable popularity.
Harrington and The Laurentides region not only offer amazing natural beauty to is visitors but also boasts with comfortable and wonderful accommodation and vacation rental options.