Tourisme Charlevoix

On top of the Massif de Petite-Rivière-Saint-François to the Refuge Abattis

About

Day 1
Departure : Charlevoix Welcome Centre on top of the Massif
Sleeping : Abattis in refuge
Traveled distance : 6 km
Duration : 2 to 3 hours

Day 2
Departure : From l’Abattis
Arrival A : Charlevoix Welcome Centre on top of the Massif
Traveled distance : 6 km
Duration : 2 to 3 hours

Arrival B : Charlevoix Welcome Centre on top of the Massif
Traveled distance : 10 km
Duration : 3h30 to 4 hours

Additional information
Snowshoeing enthusiasts, you have the following options upon arrival :
Arrival C : Leave at the Petite-Rivière-Saint-François village
Traveled distance : 15 km
Duration : 5 to 7 hours

Principal Access

From Baie-Saint-Paul, take Boulevard 138 Ouest heading for Québec City to Saint-Tite-des-Caps. The welcoming area is on your right at the corner of rue Leclerc shortly after passing the Dépanneur Esso.

Charlevoix Welcome Centre (Winter only)

From Baie-Saint-Paul, take Route 138 Ouest heading for Québec City to Chemin du Massif on the left. Drive 2 km on Chemin du Massif, the Charlevoix’s welcoming area for the Sentier des Caps is on your left. 

It is always important to get information from the trail manager before going hiking.

Technical informations

  • Distance 12 km
  • Duration 2 days
  • Level Difficult
  • Access

    • Hiking
    • Snowshoeing
  • Specifications

    • Welcome pavilion
    • Welcome pavilion
    • Parking
    • Bathroom
    • Picnic area
    • Refuge
    • Camping
    • Belvedere
  • Nearby cities

    • Petite-Rivière-Saint-Framçois 36km

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Contact informations

Principal welcome centre
(Hiking and snowshoeing)
Access via Route 138,
2 rue Leclerc, Saint-Tite-des-Caps
G0A 4J0
(Esso's neighbour)

Seasonal welcome centre
(snowshoeing)
On top of the Massif de Petite-Rivière-Saint-François
61, chemin du Massif, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François
G0A 2L0

1 866 823-1117

  418 823-1117
  info@sentierdescaps.com

Documentation About Sentier des Caps de Charlevoix – Hiking and snowshoeingVisit the official site of Sentier des Caps de Charlevoix – Hiking and snowshoeing

Schedule

Hiking

  • Mid-June to Mid-April

Snowshoeing

  • Mid-December to Mid-April

Payment

  • Cash
  • Debit card
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

Hiking Day Pass

  • Adults : $8
  • Students (11 to 17 years old) : $7
  • Under 10 years old children : Free
  • Family : $22,50

Snowshoeing Day Pass

  • Adults : $9
  • Students (11 to 17 years old) : $8
  • Under 10 years old children : Free
  • Family : $24,50

Seasonal snowshoeing pass

  • Adults : $50

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