Tourisme Charlevoix

Refuge Lac Gauthier

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Pathway

Day 1
Departure: Charlevoix welcoming area, atop the Massif de Charlevoix
Sleeping arrangement: Lac Gauthier in refuge
Distance covered: 2.5 km
Duration: 1 to 1.5 hour

Day 2
Arrival: Charlevoix welcoming area, atop the Massif de Charlevoix or the village of Petite-Rivière-Saint-François
Distance covered: 2.5 km
Duration: 1 to 1.5 hour

Principal access for registration

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 where you start (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 5 km
  • Duration 2 days
  • Level Easy
  • Access

    • Snowshoeing
  • Specifications

    • Welcome pavilion
    • Parking
    • Refuge
    • Camping
    • Belvedere
  • Nearby cities

    • Petite-Rivière-Saint-François 36km
    • Baie-Saint-Paul 44,5km

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Contact informations

Principal access
2 rue Leclerc, Saint-Tite-des-Caps

Charlevoix Welcome Centre
61, Chemin du Massif
Petite-Rivière-Saint-François

1 866 823-1117

  418 823-1117
  info@sentierdescaps.com

Visit the official site of Sentier des Caps

Schedule

Mid-December to Mid-April

  • Snowshoeing and hicking

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