30 min.


An urban gem at the heart of an enchanting region

Nicknamed the Pearl of the Townships, Coaticook is the region’s central town and provides residents with numerous services and amenities. You’ll be impressed by the town’s suspended footbridge—the longest in North America—in addition to the irresistible flavour of Coaticook ice cream and the stunning nighttime display of Foresta Lumina, which has garnered worldwide renown. Coaticook is also known for its cultural landmarks, including its museum, cultural centre, and library. Beyond its tourist attractions, the town welcomes newcomers with recent housing developments, activity programs for young families, and residence incentive policies. Coaticook also contains the two irresistible hamlets of Barnston, which is fast developing, and Baldwin, which includes Lake Lyster with its public beach.

Coaticook is located near the urban centre of Sherbrooke and is home to significant infrastructure as well as regional organizations and sports facilities such as an arena, outdoor skating rinks, baseball and soccer fields, and tennis courts, for the enjoyment of the entire family. Visit the Coaticook website to find out more about the advantages this town has to offer. Take advantage of the resources on this site to find a job, move and live in this extraordinary location.



of Coaticook city in relation to other municipalities in the Coaticook region and surrounding towns.

The municipality in detail

Visit the municipality’s website to see
other advantages of living there.

Tourism Participants

See the Coaticook tourism participants
listed on the tourism website.

See the agritourism participants
on the web site