Gaspesie National Park Cross Country Skiing

The 9th most popular XC Ski in Quebec.

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Southeast of Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, Parc National de la Gaspésie has miles of trails to glide through the windswept landscape near herds of mountain caribou on the Gaspe Peninsula where the mountains bolt straight out of the St. Lawrence.

There five backcountry skiing trails: Le Fourches (4km - easy), Lac aux Americains (16km - easy), Mont Albert (8km - Difficult), Petit Sault (8km - Difficult), and Mont Richardson (27km - Difficult).

The Parc De La Gaspesie is located off SR299.

Overall, Gaspesie National Park is the 9th most popular cross country ski area of all 35 Nordic ski destinations in Quebec.

Gaspesie National Park Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  PG (418) 763-5435 or 890-6527; Parc Ami Chic Chocs Guides (418) 763-9020; Absolu Adventure (418) 562-8112; Quebec Tourism (514) 873-2015; Road Conditions (514) 873-4121; Ski de Fond Quebec (514) 252-3089.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Huts (418) 890-6527 or 763-7782

Luxury Loding:  Gite du Mont-Albert (418) 763-2288; L Auberge, Beaupre (800) 463-1568

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  12/31/2015

Date Updated:  8/20/2016

ID:  7128

Gaspesie National Park Cross Country Skiing Map