Edwin Crabtree established a mill here in 1905, becoming a pioneer in paper making in the region.
This town is still known for its paper industry today. Crabtree has a good golf club where golfers
can spend a delightful day.
Tourisme Lanaudière represents almost 400 enterprises and other entities and is officially recognized by the Quebec government as a regional tourism association. This non-profit organization brings business people together with the aim of helping the region's economy grow by coordinating, developing and promoting tourism.