Winter in our region, we love it white and we love it big!
They say it's long and generous. We discover it overflowing with loose snow and soft snow. It is magnificent in beauty and it is discovered like an infinite playground. It is charged with pure air, strong in sunlight and rich in memory. The winter of Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean, we treat ourselves and we live it to the fullest.
Come and experience moments full of pleasure this winter in our beautiful snow-covered region 6 months a year. Put on your winter jacket, your mittens and go outside and play without ever getting bored. There are no days that are too cold in Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean, just grandiose activities to warm you up. To experience a warm winter, it's in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean that it happens!
Start planning your visit to the region and be inspired by our distinctive winter activities:
The snowshoe experience
There is snow here and a plethora of wonderful places to go snowshoeing.
Snowshoeing in Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean is synonymous with gentle adventure, breathtaking views, heavy snow, extreme cold and, above all, trails for all levels.
Skiing in all its forms
In Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean, skiing is synonymous with snow-capped mountains, fun, marked trails and experiences rich in diversity.
Come and try downhill skiing in one of our magnificent regional mountains, explore the cross-country ski trails or discover a unique experience with high-road skiing.
More winter fun
Browse some of the most beautiful Fatbike courses in Quebec, admire the endless white of the landscapes in dog sleds, skate on the various waterways in the region and more!
Discover different winter activities that go off the beaten track and that will allow you to enjoy winter pleasures in a different way.
Snowmobiling is one of the most popular hobbies when centimeters of snow accumulate in Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean. 3,800 km of trails are maintained so that snowmobilers can enjoy an extraordinary experience.
There are a few good things to know for an invigorating, wintery experience that will be forever remembered.
Cozy accomodation in winter
What could be better than being warm after a long day in the great outdoors. Winter is for a change of scenery and in Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean. A wide choice of accommodation is available to you!
Whether you want to stay in a yurt, a chalet, a hotel, etc. all you have to do is lay down and enjoy. Attention, unforgettable memories guaranteed.