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

    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 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

    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....

  • 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 (45) 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 du Domaine Maizerets

    Société du Domaine Maizerets

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

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    Located on one of the first tracts of land granted in New France, this historical site with its vast gardens, is managed by the Société du domaine...

  • Station touristique Duchesnay

    Station touristique Duchesnay

    Geo. Area: Jacques-Cartier zone

    Type: Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

    At Station touristique Duchesnay, the young and young-at-heart will enjoy skiing in a charming natural setting sheltered from the wind. Network...