By next summer, there should be a whole new way to appreciate the beauty of the Laurentians — from the top of a 40-metre high observation tower complete with a 1,250-metre-long elevated walking trail amongst the trees.\nAccording to an announcement by MRC des Laurentides, Erlebnis Akademie AG (EAK) has resumed construction on the project after pausing due to the pandemic. \nEditor's Choice: An Adventure Park With 'Mega Ziplines' & A Ropes Course Is Reopening Near MTL This Weekend\n\n\n📣Une première en Amérique du Nord ! 👏🌲☀️\nC'est avec enthousiasme que la MRC des Laurentides annonce le début de la...Posted by MRC des Laurentides on Monday, April 12, 2021\nEAK has built similar treetop walks around the world — including in Germany's Bavarian Forest, in the Czech Republic, in Poland and in Slovakia — but this will be the first of its kind in Canada.\nThe CIMES Trail, as it's being called, is located on the site of a former fish farm in Saint-Faustin-Lac-Carré.\n"We are very proud to give new life to the historic site of the former fish farm," said Marc L'Heureux, reeve of the MRC des Laurentides. \nThe CIMES Trail is scheduled to open by the summer of 2022. \n\n\nThis article's cover photo was used for illustrative purposes only.