See how inspiring winter can be in the
Located just 20 minutes from
Québec City, this generous territory never fails to enchant.
Whether you’re looking to put your daily cares on hold, get
together with family or friends or embrace outdoor activities,
find inspiration on the biggest playground in Quebec: the
. Leave your cell phone behind and go play
Ideas for a
Discover the wonderful things to do in
the region this winter. Visit the official
website to find activities, the season’s musts as well as
events you won’t want to miss. You’ll also be able to choose
nearby places to stay from a range of hotels, inns, cabins, family
vacation centres and B&Bs. You’ll be all set to unwind and
relax after a fun-filled day!
Energize, go outside and play! Enjoy a
change of scenery by going for a skate through the magnificent
landscapes of the valley and around the river on the enchanting
350-metre-long frozen trail at the Parc national de la
Jacques-Cartier. Illuminated sections make your skating experience
even more magical after sunset.
Schedule some outdoor fun!
If you love back-country skiing,
you’ll be happy to know that a third sector specifically for that
purpose was added to the Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier.
Starting just 2.5 km (1.5 mi.) from the Discovery and Services
Centre, this new sector near the Sautauriski River has a forest of
mature birches, maples and cedars. The sector covers close to 50
hectares (123 acres) and has a 200 m (656 ft.) drop. A thrill for
the daily grind
After filling your lungs with fresh
air, treat your body to a bit of pampering! Stop by Nordique
spa Stoneham for an exceptional moment of relaxation.
Located on the shores of the majestic Jacques-Cartier River at the
heart of a splendid valley, this extraordinary spa offers Finnish
saunas, a Nordic bath, outdoor hot tubs and various spaces for
Feeling peckish? Grab a bite at Brasserie
artisanale La Souche known for its creative, delectable
cuisine and wash it down with a delicious beer brewed on site.
Another option, for creative, healthy, flavoursome dishes, is L’ilot
Repère gourmand at the Entourage-sur-le-Lac Hotel, which is
sure to delight the finest palates!