Venosta Real Estate Listings and Information
Venosta, Quebec is a small hamlet located between Low and Kazabazua, about 70 kms north of Ottawa-Gatineau. It was named after Venosta, Scotland by John Macauley in 1867. Back then, new settlers arriving from Ireland and England received 100 acres of land. Many descendants of the original settlers still remain on the rolling farmlands surrounding the village.
Nearby you will find the only cranberry farm in the Outaouais, Cranberries Valley, or Vallée de Cannaberges as its known in French. They have more than 20 cranberry fields, and a nice store that sells cranberries and cranberry products. Be sure to visit during the cranberry harvesting season, usually in October. It’s a great opportunity to learn about a native North American fruit, while enjoying a fall agritourism experience in beautiful surroundings