Snow Shoeing in Le Massif de Charlevoix, Petite Riviere Saint Francois, Quebec Canada

Vertical drop:
770 m (2526 ft)
Base elevation:
36 m (118 ft)
Top elevation:
800 m (2625 ft)
Annual snowfall:
650 cm (255 in)
Do you believe that it is time for action? Then, the best thing to do is visiting one of the most appropriate Canadian places. Le Massiff is located at just one hour far from Quebec City and offers to its visitors the best conditions for their top vacations. It is known for its stunning views of the Saint Lawrence as well as being the mountain with the greatest vertical drop (770 m/2526 ft) and the largest annual snowfall (650 cm/255 in).

In a place with a wide range of winter activities, excellent snow conditions and amazing views, it is certain that you have everything you need for your best holidays. If you visit Le Massif during winter season, it is highly recommended to perform one of the most popular activities, like snowshoeing. Practice your favorite sport and let your negative thoughts fade away.

Le Massif offers a skiable area of 0.97 km²/240 ac, a base elevation of 36 m (118 ft) and a top elevation of 800 m (2625 ft). The 31 trails, made by 70% of snow-making, are tailored to cover all levels of difficulty. This activity can be enjoyed by beginners as well as amateurs.

You find 20% of trails for beginners, 31% for intermediate athletes, 30% for advanced athletes and for extreme ski lovers, 19% of trails are available. Furthermore, for beginners, a ski school is available to help them enjoy their best ski activity. For a thrilling experience, you also find 2 surface lifts, 1 double chair and 2 detachable quad.

As you can see, this area is up to cover all your needs, so all you have to do is to bring your positive energy and enjoy yourself in all fields. Services like free outdoor parking, rental shops, sales counter, lockers and kids club of daily care are available in Le Massif.

The appropriate season to exercise snowshoeing  is from December to April. Once the sun goes down, you can continue having fun trying the excellent cuisine of this area, in one of the most impressive restaurants that you easily find nearby.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Quebec City
76 km, 47,22 miles, 1 hour 11 minutes.
Follow the Route 138 E.
BY CAR FROM Montreal
329 km, 204,43 miles, 3 hours 41 minutes.
Follow the Autoroute 20 E.
Montreal-PierreElliott Trudeau International Airport.,
309 km ( 192 miles )

For service schedules to Quebec City, you can visit Via Rail online.


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