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Flora and fauna

Quebec’s vast untouched wilderness makes it a unique destination for outdoor activities. Come explore the province’s flora, the secrets of plants and animal life. Quebec offers countless hiking and trekking adventures for discovering its exceptional fauna. Hit the mountains to observe moose, caribou or black bear, or kayak the St-Lawrence river to observe the marine fauna and encounter whales, seals and migratory birds. Accredited Aventure Écotourisme member outfitters are sure to share their knowledge of Quebec’s biodiversity and rich unique wildlife with you, and all its beauty. 

OrganisAction - Le Québec hors circuits!

Grand nature experiences

With us everything is possible!

With a network of many partners in OrganisAction - Quebec Off beaten path! offers a wide range of activities packaged or customized. Full of activity are available to live in Quebec four seasons! Come discover yours!

Matapédia Nature Aventure

From the river to the mountains, live at the rhythm of nature

 Paradise of rivers

At Nature Aventure, you have the options of canoeing, kayaking and stand up paddling in the entire Restigouche River watershed and other rivers of the region. More than 10 rivers can be paddled, thanks to this amazing wild terrain of more than 8000 scare miles. A unique snorkelling activity is also offered so you can appreciate the wild Atlantique salmon in its habitat. An experience you don’t want to miss! In addition, we can guide you on the path of the International Appalachian Trail in the Matapedia Valley section with nights in cabins.                 

All of the activities vary from a few hours to 5 days with or without a qualified guide. Rentals of boats and safety equipment are included with the shuttle. Live the experience!    

Centre de la côte Boisée- Groupe Plein Air Terrebonne

Parc de la Rivière-des-Mille-Îles

Ultimate ecotouristic destination 

One of the most beautiful natural settings in the region with a soft-flowing river surrounded by luxurious vegetation. Explore this enchanting site in all safety. A dozen islands are accessible with numerous hiking trails and service areas. New activity in the twilight: the biodiversity excursion.

 

Auberge internationale de Rivière-du-Loup

Authentic nature activities 

International Hostel whose activities are geared to the discovery of the Lower St-Lawrence' s marine ecosystem and various Adventure activities. Our main programmes are our educational  classes fleuves Program, ecotours near the Saint-Laurence seashore. Also, bike tours and discovery walks at Île Verte, Bic Provincial Park and Kamouraska.

Laurel Aventure Nature

Join us for an authentic and intimate adventure you’ll never forget!

In the Laurentians, 1 hour from Montréal and Mont-Tremblant, and 20 minutes from St-Sauveur come live a thrilling adventure at our excursion center, open since 1999. Assisted by professional guides, you will be taught how to drive your own sled or snowmobile to than ride over frozen lakes and through mountains. The magnificent scenery will blow you away. Laurel Aventure Nature's mission is to offer an authentic and intimate outdoor experience. Join us for an adventure you'll never forget! We offer half of full day excursions. Also available, guided snowshoe excursion and overnight in a tipi-style cottage.

Parc régional du Mont-Ham

The most beautiful small mountains in Quebec, now open to the year 7 days a week

Mount Ham Regional Park is a well-known destination for its hiking trails and summit with spectacular views.
Mount Ham dominates the region of its 713 meters above sea level, offering from its summit a panoramic view as one sees nowhere else. All outdoor enthusiasts are satisfied by the different levels of intensity offered. From beginner to expert, the marked trails that crisscross the mountain total 18 km.

At the rocky summit, you will enjoy a 360-degree view of this beautiful hilly region that combines forest and agricultural landscapes. A blow of heart assured.

Summit for rent

For a night, with family or friends, enjoy a unique wild camping experience at the top of the mountain. You can form a group of 15 people or more and ask for the exclusivity of the summit to take full advantage of this extraordinary experience.

Perfect for children

The Mount Ham Regional Park is home to many schools, as the courses are child-friendly and allow you to reach the summit in a reasonable amount of time. Here is the family activity par excellence! In addition, you will be welcomed by a friendly and joyful team.

 

 

 

Mont-Saint-Joseph

Attitude Nordique-Plein air

Fjord en Kayak

For the best sea kayak tour in Quebec 

Fjord in Kayak, two-time winner of the GOLD MEDAL AWARD ot the Grand Prix of the Tourism, (in 2002 and 2010), offers sea kayak excursions from L'Anse-Saint-Jean (Association of the Quebec's most beautiful Villages).  Follow the waterways of adventure in the Fjord-du-Saguenay National park and the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park who protect the pristine natural setting.  

Since 2012, the Canadian Commission of the Tourism re-knows the expedition of 3 days towards Tadoussac a «Canadian Signature Experience»

Offered services: short family excursions (3-14 years), 3 hours and 1 day kayak guided tour on the Saguenay fjord. 2 days Expeditions for teenagers and from 2 to 4 days for adults with gastronomy. There is everything for the water sport under the same roof: sale of Cruises on the fjord as well as the observation of whales from Tadoussac, sailing, rent of sit-on-top kayak  as well as rent of bike."

 

Nuuhchimi Wiinuu

An eco-tourism aboriginal site is ready to welcome you. It consists of a chalet, multiple traditional and authentic Cree dwellings that feature comfort and unique experiences that immerse guests into the Cree cultural environment. In the winter, snowshoeing, traditional crafts and trapping are the main activities that will astound you as you skill your hands to connect the Cree history. Summer activities include canoeing, hiking, and water-based activities. Surely the beauty of the Cree way of life will grace you with many once in a life time experiences, be part of it.

Kenauk Nature

ENJOY LIFE... SURROUNDED BY NATURE!

A 100 sq. mile protected domain located north of the Ottawa River, and only 1.5 hours from either Ottawa or Montreal! Kenauk Nature is one of North America’s largest and longest-established private fish and game reserves, boasting more than 60 lakes within its borders. We offer a variety of adrenaline and zen activities: canoeing, kayaking, floating sauna, stand up paddle board, rock climbing and many more. Experience the Canadian wilderness firsthand and relax on your own private dock, watch the sun set and listen to the call of loons!

 

Descente Malbaie

Dog sledding expedition

Specialists in dog sledding and river canoeing for more than 12 years, we offer 3 to 5-day expeditions into the mountainous backcountry. We are the only ones entering the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-rivière-Malbaie national park with you leading your own team of huskies. We sleep and paddle in cabins in the scenic northern territory. 3 to 7-day training sessions are also available.

Ranch Massif du Sud

Horseback riding adventures

Welcome cowboys and gold diggers ! 

Your horseback riding adventure takes place in the Chaudière-Appalaches region, 1 hour from Québec City. Clean air, pure water and beautiful scenery await you. Join the Ranch Massif du Sud' s cowboys and gold diggers. Short-term and long-term horseback excursions, night lodgings and meals, gold digging and a visit to a bison and elk farm.

Contact Nature Rivière-à-Mars

Contact Nature Rivière-à-Mars is a non-profit organization whose mission is the protection and enhancement of the natural and wildlife environment of the river corridor. It offers recreational, outdoor, educational, tourist and adventure activities within a peaceful and safe environment. He puts on a service of excellence in order to make live a quality experience to his customers.

Ice fishing villages

Experience the authentic experience of ice fishing in Saguenay. With hundreds of fishing huts installed each winter, the Anse-à-Benjamin and Grande-Baie sites are transformed into veritable fishing villages on ice.

Outdoor Center Bec-Scie
Bewitching paths, a natural beauty in our colors that lead to absolutely breathtaking landscapes. Whether with family or couple, hiking or by mountain bike, the experience is very rewarding! When the Bec-Scie wears its white coat, you have at your fingertips one of the most beautiful cross-country skiing or snowshoeing centers in Quebec, with its marked trails and shelters. It becomes a relay for snowmobilers, not to mention that its reception room is available for your activities, and all year long.

Camping Jardin de mon Père
Located along the corridor of Rivière-à-Mars, between Chicoutimi and Bas-Saguenay, the campsite enjoys an enchanting site in the heart of Ville de Saguenay. Offering 174 pitches, 80% of which are reserved for tourists, the campsite "Au Jardin de Mon Père" enjoys an excellent reputation among campers. The company has perfected its services by offering various packages in collaboration with tourism stakeholders to provide its customers, the most beautiful attractions, shows and landscapes of  " Saguenay le Fjord ". It radiates thanks to its many services, the quality of its facilities, its cleanliness, its warm welcome and the proximity of the tourist attractions.
 
Okwari Adventure - Black Bear Watching
Nothing will further immerse you in the natural and ancestral universe of Saguenay - Lac-St-Jean biodiversity. Take a walk in Rabaska, discover the Québec forest and observe the black bear in its natural habitat. In addition, enjoy a remarkable journey to the heart of Native American tradition, culture and customs with our Aboriginal site.
 
Rivière-à-Mars salmon interpretation center
Your perception of salmon will change dramatically after you stop there. All the information and the necessary to fish for salmon and sea trout are there. A must in La Baie for any angler. Enter the world of salmon and sea trout, discover the mysteries! The Rivière-à-Mars salmon interpretation center will help you discover all the charms of this noble king of our waters, salmon. Naturalist guides are on hand to answer all your questions.

SEBKA

Outdoor activities in Bas-Saint-Laurent

The great outdoors at its best

The SEBKA is a non-profit entreprise whose mission is to conceive, elaborate,realise and manage projects relating to regional development.This entreprise devotes itself to the development of the natural environment of the sandbanks of Saint-André and its environment. lt offers activities of fresh air (camping,excursions, climbing, sea kayaking) that are compatible with the maintenance of its integrity.

Amishk Aventures Amérindiennes

A UNIQUE AND AUTHENTIC experience

Amishk, a site in the heart of a regional park, 88km from Montreal, with three Amerindian cultures present (Innu, Atikamekw, Anishnabe) and the authenticity of the experiences (all inclusive 5-hour packages, 1 or 2 nights. Summer-autumn-winter) . Sleeping in prospector tents with comfort or tipis. A pleiade of activities including interpretation of traditional culture, canoeing, hiking ... Welcome!.

 

Gatineau Plein Air

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).

 

 

Aventuraid

4 season eco-adventure outdoor base 

From discovery to expedition, experience an exclusive Nordic adventure in the heart of the boreal forest. Summer and winter, participate in our various activities. Packages available from half-a-day to several weeks. Lodging comfortable cottages, log camp, tent,...On our center, interpretation and observation of our 3 wolfs packs.

Tourisme Manawan

Natural wonders in the land of the Atikamekw

Manawan, aboriginal community of the Atikamekw nation, invites visitors to experiences sustainable and fair tourism with authentic learning opportunities, adventures and cultural exchanges in an exceptional natural setting, easily accessible from Montreal.

École internationale d'étude de la terre

International School for Earth Studies

Private leadership development school promoting education that bridges youth, nature and the land. Through experiential learning that blends elements of animal husbandry, environmental awareness and outdoor adventure students explore Earth-based studies and non-motorized outdoor recreation in a nurturing, challenging and inspiring milieu.

Aventures Archipel

Guided sea kayaking excursions

Come on and explore sea kayaking in the archipel of Bic' islands and live at the beat of the sea. Come discover our most magnificent regions of Quebec, its history, its exceptional marine fauna and flora and live unforgettable moments!

Aventures Kiamika

Nature, culture and discovery

In canoe, kayak, rabaska or simply for a weekend of rest, you will find among our many packages the one that suits you! Many outdoor activities on a territory of exceptional beauty. Kiamika Adventures offers you a warm welcome in a setting of great nature !!! The Kiamika Reservoir stretching as far as the eye can see, the Boreal forest that surrounds you, the silence or howl of the wolves. 7 cottages, numerous camping sites, 10 camping tents, 3 floating chalets. Outside the electricity grid and powered by solar energy, each of our accommodation options offers you just what it takes to make the most of your stay with us.

Base de plein air de Ste-Foy

Your nature area in Quebec City !

The Base Plein Air Ste-Foy, a very unique place to practice your outdoor activities! Come with friends or family for swimming, canoeing, kayaking, SUP, hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, tube sliding, archery, nature watching and more. You want to organize an event, a family party or an activity with your office colleagues, we have rooms, sites and a dynamic team that will make your activity a real success.

Croisières Baie de Gaspé

Whale-Watching Cruise in Forillon National Park

Come and discover one of Québec’s hidden treasures with Croisières Baie-de-Gaspé: the whales in Forillon National Park.

Enjoy an unforgettable whale-watching cruise aboard the Narval III. A professional bilingual interpreter guide will accompany you during this excursion of approximately 2h30 to tell you more about the various species of whales you will encounter. As many as seven different species can be observed, including blue, fin, humpback and minke whales. Forillon is a particularly good place to see the spectacular humpback whale.

From June 9 to October 10, 2019.

Chalets et Villégiature de la rivière Daaquam

All season adventure in the Appalachians

In the heart of the Appalachian Regional Park, 115 km southwest of Québec City, Daaquam Outfitters and Resort offers wilderness vacations all year round. There is snowmobiling, dogsledding, snowshoeing, hiking, biking, safaris and more. We also offer 4-star service, dining and accommodations.

 

 

 

 

Parc régional des Grèves

The Regional Park of Strikes carries the project to create a park accessible to all, in an exceptional natural space. Composed of a mixed forest, a century-old pine forest, and several peat bogs, this territory which borders the banks of the St. Lawrence offers an astonishing variety of ecosystems where territorial conservation and outdoor activities complement each other. T

o enhance your visit, you will enjoy:     

  • two reception positions (Contrecoeur sector and Sorel-Tracy sector) open from 9 am to 5 pm in the year 
  • kilometers of hiking, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing trails     
  • a 1.4 km elevated walkway     
  • a walk on the river    
  • an observatory on a peat bog pond     
  • nature and heritage interpretation stations     
  • picnic areas     
  • an asphalt forest running ring on 1.2 km     
  • Espace Champlain, family site par excellence where our slide on snow (sheltered by a century-old pine forest) is close to snowshoe trails, winter walking trails, cross-country ski trails, the mini farm and the hebertism circuit     
  • an ice rink     
  • free access to the park ...

We will also offer you the following services like renting equipment and varied accommodation, food service. Looking forward to seeing you!

 

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.

 

 

 

Parc régional de Beauharnois-Salaberry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aventures Banquise Mont-Tremblant

Live a unique experience of dogsledding

Welcome to this family Tremblant dogsledding Mountain adventures. You will drive your own dogsled on wooded trails with steep climbs and exciting descents with views of the northem side of Tremblant ski ressort. After a sensational downhill ride, you will be invited into a wooden heated Yurt to enjoy hot chocolate or coffee and cookies. A Yurt is a large and confortable heated mogolian style tent. Learn about the word of dogsleddind, visit the kennel and hold some puppies. In operation over 15 years, welcome everybody.

Bois Rond Expérience

Live the experience of wood craftsmen!

Come live a unique experience in our private park of 47 hectares, an exceptional natural environment where we preserve biodiversity. Participate in our guided activities that will introduce you to two of Canada's most important landmarks: log construction and beaver habitat. Visit buildings that tell the story of log construction, learn about woodworking with period tools, and take part in an interactive demonstration of traditional log construction.

Then let our guides introduce you to the beaver's unique habitat through hiking and canoeing. Our guides will pass on to you, with passion, their knowledge of this emblematic animal and the different forest environments that you will cross during this activity.

You can also take advantage of our network of 8 km of pedestrian trails and our picnic areas, to have a good time in a beautiful environment.

 

Aventure Inukshuk

With passion all season ! 

Located on Station Duchesnay' s beautiful grounds, we offer an array of guided activities, including wildlife observation, (a dog day care...), a geant labyrinth, a complete dog sledding experience and it's possible to rent snowmobile with or without guide.

Mer et Monde écotours

Sea kayaking, whale watching and camping

We provide people with the opportunity to commune with nature while enjoying a relaxing sea kayaking or lodging experience. For over 20 years, Mer et Monde Écotours has been offering guided sea kayaking activities so visitors can discover the unique marine environment of the St. Lawrence River.

Centre de Vacances - Ferme 5 Étoiles

4 season outdoor center

Discover sea kayaking on the Saguenay Fjord and its belugas. Ride a quad or hike in the mountains. Watch the wildlife of Quebec. In winter our snow-covered trails await you for dog sledding, snowmobiling and snowshoeing. Located 15 minutes from Tadoussac and the St. Lawrence River, go whales watching in a zodiac. Our holiday center specializes in 4-season outdoor activities in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean and Côte-Nord regions.

We also offer different types of accommodation (chalets, condos, luxury suites, motels, yurts, camping and ready to camp ...) Adventurers, families and groups, visit our website.

Camp Quatre Saisons

My nature adventure 

Camp Quatre Saisons allows participants to surpass themselves thanks to unforgettable canoe-camping and/or hiking adventures. Camp Quatre Saisons offers a real-life experience of group-living in the wilds. Furthermore, the Camp proposes group adventure stays on its site, in edge of Lake Caché or in the surrounding mountains and rivers.

Tourisme Sept-Îles

Cap Aventure

Unforgettable sea kayaking experience in Gaspésie !

Unique autorized Forillon national Park sea kayaking concessionnary, member of the Marine mammals ecowatch network (ROMM) and Tour operator for good environmental practices. Official site of the Sentier maritime du Saint-Laurent. Admire the majestic panoramas of the Gaspé bay and safely paddle along the Forillon coasts among seals, whales and seabirds : an unforgettable experience! Accompanied by certified guide-interpreters, discover the best Gaspesie has to offer. On-site : sea kayaking basic training, full equipment, observation binoculars. Services : excursions, guided rides, certified sea kayaking lessons, rustic campground, snack bar/dairy bar. Sea kayaking/ whale cruise passes and Inn packages available.

Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook

Outdoor activity center

Between sky and earth 

An incredible outdoor center : 20 km of hiking trails (guided tours), the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge, a 50 meter gorge, two observation towers, camping in the wilderness/with services, horseback riding (initiation, rides), mini-farm, swimming pool, 17 km of mountain bike trails intermediate/advanced levels, fishing, bird watching sites, floral garden.

 

 

 

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.

Carbure Aventure

Carbure Aventure is managing the activities on Base de plein air André-Nadeau, on which it offers snow tubing, fatbike and snowshoe rentals, aswell as animated activites for families. The organism also offers specialised outdoor summer camps about outdoor adventure and mountain biking. These camps, based at Mont-Bellevue, built the reputation of the team, equally by the quality and innovation of the services. Dynamism, cooperation, education and innovation are at the core of our identity.  

 
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