The joy of skiing down snow-covered mountains

Attractions to discover, January 11, 2021 2021-01-11
Mont Sutton
Mont Sutton

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Thanks to a long winter season and remarkable snow conditions, skiers and snowboarders are really spoiled in Quebec! Whether you are on the hunt for thrills or you want to try board sports for the first time, you’ll find countless ski resorts in the province with a variety of types of trails. To plan a safe ski trip, refer to the guidelines set out by the Quebec Ski Area Association.

Important: travelling between regions is still not recommended. Be sure to follow sanitary guidelines during your activities.

Sutton and the Appalachians: pure bliss

All alpine skiing fanatics who know it agree that Mont Sutton offers a unique experience and glades recognized as the best in Canada. This major ski resort, which is the pride of the Eastern Townships, benefits from a generous snowy microclimate and blends in harmoniously with the surrounding nature. Practise skiing, snowboarding or telemark skiing on any of the sixty runs.

Nestled at the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, Mont-Orignal is ideal for a day out with family. A great place for alpine skiing and snowboarding, the resort features a state-of-the-art ski lift and the most beautiful snow park in eastern Quebec.

Your favourite sport in Centre-du-Québec and Mauricie

A mountain of fun awaits you at Mont Gleason. This multi-slide centre offers 28 slopes for skiers and boarders, three snow parks, as well as glades for the most daring of athletes. If you want to hit the slopes after dark, you'll be happy to know that 75% of the ski area is lit up until 7:30 p.m.

In the northern part of the Mauricie region, Ski La Tuque is a little gem of a resort for downhill skiing with the family. Whether you are a beginner or advanced, you’re sure to enjoy the wide, well-groomed slopes. Snowboarding enthusiasts will also be delighted there, especially because of the quality of the snow park.

Le Massif de Charlevoix
Le Massif de Charlevoix

Get your skis ready in Côte-Nord and Charlevoix

Located in the enchanting region of Côte-Nord, Station Gallix is a favourite place of winter enthusiasts. Its microclimate translates into abundant snowfalls that are a delight for skiers, and its backcountry sector is sure to amaze. The resort also offers a wide range of activities to satisfy all tastes.

If you want to go skiing on the highest vertical drop east of the Canadian Rockies, the Massif de Charlevoix will leave you in awe with its spectacular views of the river and the mountains! This ski resort renowned for its major snowfall will take your breath away with its magnificent slopes which seem to plunge straight towards the sea. Feel like staying a bit longer? How about overnighting in a cottage at the top of the mountain, or in a condo at the foot of the slopes?

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