Thorne Real Estate Listings and Information
Thorne is located in the Pontiac Regional County Municipality about 63 kilometers (39 mi) northwest of downtown Gatineau/Ottawa. Its settlements include Greer Mount, Hodgins, Ladysmith, Schwartz, Thornby, and Thorne Centre.
Thorne has many beautiful lakes in its area: Barnes, Johnson, Mecham, Sparling, Thorne, and Toote Lakes. During the summer months, Thorne's population grows immensely as people return to the area to enjoy the beauty and peace that nature provides.
The month of June is when the Pontiac Artists' Studio Tour is held. The tour takes place over two weekends: June 13-14 & 20-21
During the fall, Thorne holds its largest and probably most famous event- Oktoberfest, celebrating Thorne's German heritage through music, food and traditional costume. The event takes place in Ladysmith on the first weekend of October.
During the winter months, the snow mobile trails through Thorne are filled with activity. The trails are run and kept up by the Pontiac Snowmobile Drivers Association (PSDA). These snow mobile trails link together the entire Pontiac region and one can travel through many different municipalities while on the trails.
A super community all year long!