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Off-trail skiing / Telemark

Love tall peaks, powder and off-trail or telemark skiing? We do too! Off-trail and telemark skiing are perfect for thrill-seekers to get their fill of winter sights and scenery. Ride untouched mountains, free as a bird, and admire breathtaking landscapes. Trust Aventure Écotourisme Québec member outfitters and set out to conquer Quebec’s tall mountains ? from the Upper Gaspé region’s Chic Chocs to Charlevoix. Beginner or seasoned off-trail and telemark skiers are sure to enjoy their day ? or their ski & stay getaway ? in Quebec’s great outdoors! Make your next ski trip an unforgettable adventure. 

Coopérative de Solidarité Vertigo-Aventures

Back-country skiiing in the wildest of the Chic-Chocs

Vertigo-Adventures Coop offers personalized backcountry skiing packages in an area that is exclusive to our clients and staff, in the heart of the Chic-Choc mountains, more specifically, in the Matane Faunal Reserve.  Besides the diversity of the terrain and the very low number of skiers, our trips are unique due to our beautifull basecamp, made of 3 yurts, strategically located at the foot of Mt-Blanc and Mt-Craggy.  Our staff members are mature, responsable and highly engaged in the cooperative.  Create your own exclusive group and enyoy the unique atmosphere of our wood-stove heaten yurts after a day of backcountry adventures on one of our 3 mountains. If you wish to improve your knowledge of backcountry security in winter mountaineering, take one of our 2 days avalanche courses.

Coop Vertigo-Adventures leads you to the Mt-Blanc ski domain of the Matane Reserve, the western most big mountain of the chic-Chocs range. Three mountains offers challenging backcountry skiing and unlimited posibilities for first tracks, within two hours of skinning from our camp. Exlusive motorized acces and our heated camp garantee untracked snow and provides a comfortable after-ski to our guests.

Quatre Natures

Adventure creator

Located a few kilometers from Quebec City, Quatre Natures specializes in Nordic backcountry skiing, ski-shoeing and sea kayaking. We offer excursions, trips and training courses in Quebec and in the near future in Europe. Our goal is to make you discover new activities and destinations in a safe, organized and offering a unique and unforgettable experience.

All kayak packages include: kayak clothing, safety equipment, group equipment, satellite phone, camping accommodation, all meals, transportation from Quebec City.
All ski packages include: ski equipment (ski, boots, telescopic poles and climbing skins), group equipment, satellite phone, shelter, all meals, transportation from Quebec City.

Katabatik - Aventure dans Charlevoix

Discover Charlevoix's coastal landscapes!

Katabatik - Aventure en Charlevoix specializes in water activities, adventures and ecotourism in Charlevoix. Located in Baie-Saint-Paul, 60 minutes from Quebec City, the base camp offers authentic experiences and outdoor activities accessible to everyone, including beginners.

We offer a guided sea kayak service on the St. Lawrence in Cap-à-l'Aigle and Baie Saint Paul, day or half-day, as well as descents of the Rivière du Gouffre in Baie Saint -Paul recreational kayak, with several levels of difficulty and different distances to travel.

Other adventure activities such as paddle boarding, paragliding, canyoning, and hybrid bike rental are also available. Finally, winter activities, ski-racket excursions in the parks of Sepaq, are offered during winter weekends.

The box office shop also sells kites and kayaks.

Parc régional du Massif du sud

Discover the Parc du Massif du Sud and its beautiful region Chauidières-Appalaches. Winter landscapes are magical. Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, Hok skiing, and slipping on are in the spotlight. In summer, hiking, mountain biking, hiking, and accommodation in nature (camping, refuge and ready-to-camp) are in the spotlight. The ready-to-camp accommodations provide an opportunity for renewal to reconnect with nature.

The Massif du Sud Regional Park is a must. This outdoor destination stands out for its exceptional environment and the diversity of its recreational offer. Think about it!

Characterized by its mountainous massif reaching 917m above sea level, a vast network of paths crosses the valleys of the park and leads you to surprising panoramas. The old-growth forests, flamboyant in the fall, contrast with the purity of the crystal-clear waters of rivers.

 

 

 

Traversée Charlevoix

A raid in the boreal forest: a real challenge!

105 kilometers of trails

La Traversée de Charlevoix is a 105 km raid in the Charlevoix hinterland, in the heart of the World Biosphere Reserve. This true challenge is intended for advanced hikers and skiers and expert cyclists. Off-piste skiing and hiking take place in 7 days and raid by mountain bike in 4 days. Accommodation is in rustic chalets, self-catering or with luggage transport. The trail is well marked but not mechanically traced in winter making exceptional the backcountry skiing experience.

La Traversée de Charlevoix is affiliated with the prestigious Trans Canada Trail and the Québec National Trail.  Also, a network of short day hiking trails is available for hiking or snowshoeing with or without accommodation.

Pleine montagne Lab - Whisjack

Allmountain Lab - Whisjack: The Whisjack Mountain and Adventure Center, owned by Allmountain Lab Inc., offers guided adventure challenges in the Jacques Cartier, Grands-Jardins and Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national parcs. Join one of our groups and realize a parcours that combines mountain or road biking, trail running and kayaking! These outings range from 20 to 70 km in total distances and are accessible to both outdoor enthusiasts and the more experienced athletes. What makes the experience unforgettable is the Whisjack formula: small groups guided by experienced athletes who will introduce you to these amazing territories while sharing with you their knowledge and passion for adventure. The goal is to provide a fun and formative experience that will inspire you to reach out for more!

In the winter, Whisjack also operates a guided off-piste skiing program at Le Massif de Charlevoix.

Vallée Taconique

Reach new heights in downhill pursuits 

Enjoy a unique wilderness skiing or snowboarding experience on a pristine mountain with a 550-m (1,800-ft.) vertical drop, located in the crosscountry of Mont-Saint-Pierre, in Haute-Gaspésie. Imagine doing until 4400 meters of downill in only one day with our personalised ski lifting.

Ski Chic Chocs

Backcountry activities

Clean, crisp eastern powder!

The exceptional setting of the Madeleine Mines is where Ski Chic-Chocs offers guided backcountry activities. ( Catskiing with skis or snowboards, backcountry touring and snowshoe treks at the summits ) From our beginnings in 2006, Ski Chic-Chocs has developped an expertise in winter adventure tourism and training. We are leaders in guided backcountry winter adventures and in specialized mountain skills trainings. Because of our experienced guides and our equipment, we are able to offer a safe environment for practicing winter sports in the Chic-Choc Nature Preserve as well as the Gaspésie Provincial Park. We became exclusive suppliers of guided backcountry winter services for the SEPAQ in the Gaspe Provincial Park in 2008 as well as members of Adventure Ecotourism Quebec ( AEQ ). We have a unique arrangement with the SEPAQ and offer the only mecanized access to one of the best alpine terrains in the Northeast. We have a machine capable of transporting our guests from the door of the Gîte du Mt-Albert (Mount Albert Wilderness Lodge ) to the best winter playground paradise around for a snowshoe day at the summits. We also offer a wide range of mountain skills training programs including Avalanche Safety Training level I and II, specialized trainings in tourism in isolated areas, winter mountain travel training as well as first-aid training in remote areas.

Maikan Aventure

Specialized in outdoor adventures 

Located on the banks of the St-Maurice River in Trois-Rivières, we offer training to beginners and experts alike in sea and river kayaking, rock and ice climbing, and in high-mountain climbing techniques. Exciting travel excursions of various lengths are offered on the St-Maurice River, Saguenay, Grandes Bergeronnes along with tailor-made treks of your choice.

Parc régional Val-David - Val-Morin, secteur Dufresne

Val-David, where nature reigns supreme

Nature tamed just enough to offer fans of the outdoors an ecotourism haven. This protected forest is traversed by hundred of kilometers of hiking, cross country and snowshoe trails, of varying levels of difficulty. Look outs, belvederes and shelters made the experience all the more memorable. Over many years, climbers from all over come and practice their favourite sport enjoying the beautiful panorama of the park. From training walls to overhangs, Val-David's climbing gardens have something for everyone.

 

International Appalachian Trail - Quebec GR®A1

650 kilometers of trails

Looking for an adventure which is well-fitted to your tastes and capacities?

Go to the discovery of the first GR® in America, the GR® A1! To explore this long-distance mountain hiking circuit, we offer self-guided hikes in the three territories (Valley, the Chic-Chocs and The Coast) and packages with a guide from 1 to 3 days of walking in the Chic-Chocs section of Gaspésie National Park and the Matane wildlife Reserve recognized as a mecca for hiking in Quebec.

Our hikes range from easy to difficult. They take place on uneven ground, including varying elevation. They are accessible to anyone in good health with basic hiking experience (day hikes).

We also offer services to autonomous hikers on the IAT (car transfer, luggage or food drops).

 

 

Attitude Montagne

Guides of international level 

Working wordwide, we offers a complete range of course, guided climb and travel, whether it is for the beginner or the expert. We offer our services on the rock, the ice and the high mountain environment. We are the only company able to offer climbing first contact in Long route and this because ours guides are recognized by the AMGA.

Expé Aventures

We believe in continuous training by outdoor adventure

Located in the Chic-Chocs Mountains in the Gaspe Peninsula and in the Green Mountains of the Eastern Townships, Expe Adventure is specialized in outdoor training and trips. We offer a wide range of trips in all seasons. From backcountry skiing in the winter, to paddling adventures in the summer, to mountain bike trips in the fall. Our guides are highly enthusiastic and have an extensive background in the outdoors. Please contact us to learn about the various possibilities.

Vallée Bras-du-Nord

A piece of heaven only an hour away from Quebec!

With 80 km of trails for hiking and snowshoeing, 149 km of mountain biking paths including 65 km of singletracks and a 17.5 km river run, Vallée Bras-du-Nord is the ideal outdoor destination! We also offer activities such as canyoning, via ferrata, fat bike and back-country skiing.

With its magnificent falls and its breathtaking viewing points, Vallée Bras-du-Nord is one little piece of heaven for the outdoors enthusiasts!

 

Parc régional de la rivière Gentilly

The Parc régional de la rivière Gentilly offers quality accommodations in the heart of nature.  It has a campground, chalets, as well as ready-to-camp units.  

Activities: hiking, moutain biking and family activities. Open during the winter season! Trails for snowhoeing, Ski Hok (rental) and fatbike  (bicycle for rental) are available.  

The Parc régional de la rivière Gentilly is a go-to destination to discover Bécancour and its region, just a few minutes from Trois-Rivières. Close to Moulin Michel, Centre de la Biodiversité du Québec and Musée des Religions du monde.

 

 

Kinadapt

Meet our 86 huskies

Outdoor Training and Education Center

Locate at 50 minutes from Montreal, Kinadapt aligns it's outdoor activities according to your interest and capacity.  Our certified staff will make you fell good in harmony with Nature.  Meet our 86 huskies and practice, hicking, mountain biking, canicross, snowshoeing, skiing and dogs sledding on our magnificient trails.  
 

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Off-trail skiing / Telemark Bas-Saint-Laurent Off-trail skiing / Telemark Charlevoix Off-trail skiing / Telemark Chaudiere-Appalaches Off-trail skiing / Telemark Eastern Townships Off-trail skiing / Telemark Gaspesie Off-trail skiing / Telemark Lanaudiere Off-trail skiing / Telemark Laurentians Off-trail skiing / Telemark Mauricie Off-trail skiing / Telemark Monteregie Off-trail skiing / Telemark Quebec Off-trail skiing / Telemark Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean