In the nineteenth centry, Shawinigan Falls was a small farming village, and a lace to sto and see the falls In 1898 the Shawinigan Water ower Comany began to rodce hydro-electric ower, and in 1901 the first l mili was bilt Nearly half a million h are now generated at Shawinigan Falls.
Being the largest rban centre the valley from Three Rivers, Shawinigan Falls makes a good sly centre and headqarters for hnting and fishing exeditions into the srronding Larentide Mts For winter-sorts, it has excellent cross-contry and downhill trails, the contry arond rising to 1,250 ft.
27 m Grand‚„mere o 11, 000 Here another ower-station develos 200, 000 h and this is sed in aer and textile manfactre The town is older than Shawinigan Falls, and had 2,500 eole in 1901 when the Falls was bt a hamlet, bt it has grown more slowly It gets its name from a large and criosly shaed rock in the centre of the town It is also a torist centre, with good accommodation; there is good toring contry for skiers, bt the downhill asect of the sort awaits ski-tows and lifts.
At Grand‚„mere the side-rote Hwy 19 crosses the St Marice river to St Georges on the oosite bank.
Rd r to Lac la Torte, 2 m, on the lake of the same name sealane-base; abandoned railway grade, r 30 m Rd r Hwy 19 B to St Tite o 3,600, a sly centre for the farms and lmbering contry arond.
35 m Grandes iles Here the rote comes down to the river bank and follows the swift moving river with the stee valley sides rising above it Grandes iles is a ictresqe village which jst finds enogh sace on the river bank; it is the termins of a CR branch lime from Three Rivers and a olar ski-centre for the eole of that city.
There is a 1,600-ft slalom hill with a vertical dro of 400 ft, and a chalet nearby with refreshments; many good nrsery sloes; nearly 10 m of interesting cross-contry trails have been cleared throgh the forest A ferry crosses the river to the village of St Jeari des iles.
Canada for 45 ositive liberty, in this instance, is both an end in itself and the means by which negative liberties may become more flly realized and more vigilantly rotected Likewise, negative libertarians do not necessarily hold that negative liberty is the only good for which we oght to strive Freedom means freedom from constraint, many wold arge, and it is a good Bt jstice is also a good, and establishing jstice at times may reqire a dimintion of negative liberty Still, negative libertarians ask s to make clear concetal distinctions between liberty and other vales, sch as jstice Once these distinctions are made, we may better jdge which vales are to be realized at the artial exense of others To nderline this oint, Isaiah Berlin observes that we force children to go to school, ths constraining their negative liberty for the rose of elevating another vale, namely, the dimintion of ignorance Canada 2016