Tourisme Charlevoix

Parcs nationaux de Charlevoix (Sépaq)

About

Explore both national parks in the Charlevoix region; Des Grands-Jardins national park forming one of the central areas of the Charlevoix Biosphere Reserve, and the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park featuring some of the highest rock walls East of the Rockies! Hike the scenic trails, explore the many lakes and rivers, enjoy a leisurely activity. So many options to choose from. What do you feel like doing to day?

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Description

Parcs nationaux de Charlevoix (Sépaq)

  • Services & equipments

    • Washer - dryer
    • Lodging in a yurt
    • Ben linen at a cost
    • Water body
    • Front Desk
    • Nearby parking

Activities

  • Come and meet a naturalist park keeper aboard the riverboat or rabaska canoe, for an evening chat or planned activities, and he’ll introduce you to the park in his own way. Or pick up a self-guided tour guide to explore the Malbaie River at your own pace. Guaranteed fun!

  • Climbing is allowed on two rock walls, the Acropole des Draveurs and that of the gates to hell. This second rock wall is located between the Acropole and the Cran des Érables.

  • Whether a beginner or experienced, this is a nice way to discover the breathtaking landscapes and the secrets of the valley between the dam of maples and the bracket sector. You can rent a boat for 1 h, a block of 4 hours or an entire day equipment rental center. Guaranteed fun!

  • Discover the enormous potential of the Malbaie River. Ideal place to learn about fishing with family or friends, wading or boat. Black Lake, meanwhile, allows you to tease the fish in an exceptional environment rowboat. Brook trout and unforgettable sensations featured therein.

  • Seven hiking trails are available for exploring the park. The most spectacular, difficult level, Acropole des Draveurs from a height of 800 meters in altitude offers a unique perspective. Other easy and intermediate trails will not leave you indifferent. Good discovery!

    Access: Centre de découverte et de services Félix-Antoine-Savard, via St-Aimé-des-Lacs
    Paid entry
    Total lenght : 14.4 km
    Difficulty : Easy - Intermediate - Difficult
    Access period : Mid-May at Mid-October
    Picnic Area
    Restaurant

  • Discovering the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park is also possible in the company of a naturalist park keeper. From May to October, guided services are available to meet your various needs.

  • This winter the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park rolls out the white carpet. A must destination in Charlevoix’s backcountry, the Vallée des glaces has an abundance of activities such as snowshoeing, Hok skiing, fatbike and skating on the river. The new Echo chalets, de l’Équerre relay refuge and the service center Le Draveur located at the heart of the valley will allow you to fully enjoy this paradise for winter enthusiasts. Guaranteed fun!

  • This winter the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park rolls out the white carpet. A must destination in Charlevoix’s backcountry, the Vallée des glaces has an abundance of activities such as snowshoeing, Hok skiing, fatbike and skating on the river. The new Echo chalets, de l’Équerre relay refuge and the service center Le Draveur located at the heart of the valley will allow you to fully enjoy this paradise for winter enthusiasts. Guaranteed fun!

  • Discover the remarkable history, fauna and geological features of the Parc national des Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie with a park warden on board Le Menaud riverboat (48 passengers). Navigate between the steepest rock cliffs east of the Canadian Rockies.

  • Together with Vélo Québec, the Sépaq has set a network of campgrounds “Bienvenue cyclistes” (« Welcome cyclists »)! Enjoy sites reserved exclusively for cyclists, easy of access and available without advance booking.

  • This winter the Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park rolls out the white carpet. A must destination in Charlevoix’s backcountry, the Vallée des glaces has an abundance of activities such as snowshoeing, Hok skiing, fatbike and skating on the river. The new Echo chalets, de l’Équerre relay refuge and the service center Le Draveur located at the heart of the valley will allow you to fully enjoy this paradise for winter enthusiasts. Guaranteed fun!

Description

  • Features

    • Picnic area
    • Animation
    • Souvenir shop
    • Free WiFi
    • Restrooms
    • Pets allowed
    • Paid admission
  • About the establishment

    • Welcom cyclists
  • Services et équipement

    • Nearby parking
  • Réservation

    • Tarifs de groupe disponible
  • Wintertime opening

    The Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park, situated in the midst of the Charlevoix region, is ready to embrace winter. For the first time, the Vallée des Glaces settles its realm in the park’s spectacular landscapes revealing to the world the extent of its snowy charms. The infinite beauty of this territory is finally accessible year-round.

    See + About Wintertime opening

    Photo : Steve Deschênes, Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park, Sépaq

  • Various winter activities

    The park offers winter activities for all tastes! Walk along several trails in snowshoes, Nordic ski, Hok ski or mount a fatbike, according to your ability. A skating rink on the Malbaie River will unveil unique scenery for an activity accessible to all. In addition, a 22-passenger shuttle will link Le Draveur service center to the de l’Équerre sector, allowing easy access to this heavily snow covered area of the park.

    See + About Various winter activities

    Photo : Steve Deschênes, Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national park, Sépaq

  • New Écho cabin

    After an invigorating day in the great outdoors, ten all new Écho cabine are available to relax. Enjoy the beat for winter enthusiasts like you: comfort, tranquility and fireplace to warm you up. With a capacity of 4 people, these cozy accommodations, recently built by the Sépaq, blend flawlessly with their surroundings allowing the breathtaking scenery take center stage.

    See + About New Écho cabin

    Photo : Mathieu Dupuis, Sépaq

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Contact informations

25, Boul. Notre-Dame
Clermont (QC)  G4A 1C2

  418 439-1227

Visit the official site of Parcs nationaux de Charlevoix (Sépaq)

Schedule

Open year-around

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