Generous snowfall and gorgeous scenery: why else would you go cross-country skiing or snowshoeing anywhere other than in the Greater Québec Area?


  • Base de plein air de Sainte-Foy

    Base de plein air de Sainte-Foy

    Geo. Area: Borough of Sainte-Foy - Sillery - Cap-Rouge

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    An outdoor recreational centre in Ste-Foy located at the junction of the Félix-Leclerc and Duplessis highways. Nature walks, cross-country skiing,...

  • Base de plein air La Découverte, Centre de ski de fond de Val-Bélair

    Base de plein air La Découverte, Centre de ski de fond de Val-Bélair

    Geo. Area: Borough of La Haute-Saint-Charles

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    This cross-country skiing centre is located in the gorgeous natural park at Mont-Bélair and the outdoor recreational centre La Découverte. A full...

  • Centre de plein air de Beauport

    Geo. Area: Borough of Beauport

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Take Exit 321 from Highway 40. Five cross-country skiing trails with a total length of 20.6 km (12.8 miles), including 1 km (0.6 mi.) for ski skating...

  • E47 ÉcoSentiers Villégiature

    E47 ÉcoSentiers Villégiature

    Geo. Area: Jacques-Cartier zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Only 20 minutes from Québec City, our site has a number of trails for all levels of experience. We have 22 km (13.7 miles) of snowshoeing trails. You...

  • Forêt Montmorency-Université Laval

    Forêt Montmorency-Université Laval

    Geo. Area: Côte-de-Beaupré / Mont Sainte-Anne / Baie-Saint-Paul

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Forêt Montmorency is located in the heart of the boreal forest at only 50 minutes from Québec city. We can accommodate conventions, courses, meetings...

  • Les Secrets Nordiques

    Les Secrets Nordiques

    Geo. Area: Côte-de-Beaupré / Mont Sainte-Anne / Baie-Saint-Paul

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    For over 20 years at the Mont-Sainte-Anne resort, it has been possible to take dogsledding lessons or go snowshoeing or skijoring. Gift certificates...

  • Les Sentiers du Moulin

    Les Sentiers du Moulin

    Geo. Area: Jacques-Cartier zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    A network of beginner, intermediate and expert ski trails with 6 heated way stations: 38 km (23.6 miles) of diagonal stride skiing, 10 km (6.2 miles)...

  • Mont-Sainte-Anne

    Mont-Sainte-Anne

    Geo. Area: Côte-de-Beaupré / Mont Sainte-Anne / Baie-Saint-Paul

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Mont-Sainte-Anne has the largest cross-country ski centre in Canada, with its 200 km (124.3 mi.) of trails, including 191 km (118.7-mi.) network for...

  • Parc de la Chute-Montmorency

    Parc de la Chute-Montmorency

    Geo. Area: Côte-de-Beaupré / Mont Sainte-Anne / Baie-Saint-Paul

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    In the winter, you can admire the waterfalls in all its glittering icy finest. The frozen water near the base of the falls creates a formation of ice...

  • Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier - Sépaq

    Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier - Sépaq

    Geo. Area: Jacques-Cartier zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    The park has a network of 11 snowshoeing trails stretching out over 78.7 km (48.9 miles). If you want to have a snack or warm up, stop by any of the...

  • Parc naturel régional de Portneuf

    Parc naturel régional de Portneuf

    Geo. Area: Portneuf zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Many outdoor activities may be practised near the Sainte-Anne River and the regional park in Portneuf, where culture and adventure are intertwined....

  • Plains of Abraham (Battlefields Park)

    Plains of Abraham (Battlefields Park)

    Geo. Area: Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Downtown

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Site of clashes between the British and French armies, the Plains of Abraham are recognized as one of the most prestigious urban parks in the world....

  • Pourvoirie du Lac Beauport

    Geo. Area: Jacques-Cartier zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Only 15 minutes from Québec City, the family Adventure Centre offers 1- to 3-hour snowshoeing treks in the wilderness for adults and children....

  • Quatre Natures

    Quatre Natures

    Geo. Area: Île d'Orléans zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Take part in an unforgettable backcountry skiing expedition. Outings of one day or more. Our guides will ensure your adventure is safe and enjoyable....

  • Regroupement ski de fond raquette

    Regroupement ski de fond raquette

    Geo. Area: Borough of Les Rivières

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    The largest concentration of cross-country skiers and ski centres in Canada (49) is located in the Québec City region on both the North and South...

  • Réserve faunique des Laurentides

    Réserve faunique des Laurentides

    Geo. Area: Jacques-Cartier zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Located in the Réserve faunique des Laurentides, only 50 km (31.1 mi.) from Québec City, Camp Mercier offers skiers of all levels a wide variety of...

  • Sentier des Caps de Charlevoix

    Sentier des Caps de Charlevoix

    Geo. Area: Côte-de-Beaupré / Mont Sainte-Anne / Baie-Saint-Paul

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Located between the Beaupré Coast and Charlevoix, this site allows you to immerse yourself in a pristine natural setting. The gorgeous view of the...

  • Société de la Rivière Saint-Charles

    Geo. Area: Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Downtown

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing