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In Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, hiking is practiced year-round. Each season offers new perspectives on the region and new ways of exploring these magnificent landscapes. In summer you have the choice between walking and cycling, while in winter you will have to decide on a snowshoe or cross-country ski trip. The many hiking trails of the Saguenay offer sporting or soothing walks thanks to the diversity of these landscapes which offer mountains, valleys, plains, beaches and edges of lakes and rivers.

Discover here the hiking trails available in the Lac-Saint-Jean, Saguenay, Route du Fjord and Côte-Nord sectors.

Lac-Saint-Jean

 

Trail Length (km) Trail rating Hiking season Admission Services
Mont Lac-Vert
173, chemin du Vallon, Hébertville
6 Hard Year-round Paid Camping, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cycling
Mont Lac-Vert
173, chemin du Vallon, Hébertville
25 Easy to hard May to October Paid Free wifi, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, bike
Sentier pédestre du lac Kénogami
173, chemin du Vallon, Hébertville
39,6 Hard May to November Free Camping, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Arboretum de la presqu’île Croft
2e rang Est, 32e chemin, Métabetchouan-Lac-à-la-Croix
3 Easy Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, cycling
Centre récréotouristique le Rigolet
18, rue Saint-André, Métabetchouan-Lac-à-la-Croix
3 Easy May to November Free Picnic area
Parc de la Caverne Trou de la Fée
chemin du Trou de la Fée, 7e Avenue, Desbiens
8 Easy to hard June to October Paid Picnic area, pets allowed
Ermitage Saint-Antoine, sentier du Flâneur 
250, route de l’Ermitage, Lac-Bouchette
7 Easy May to October Free Free wifi, charging station for electric vehicles, camping, picnic area, pets allowed
Sentier Notre-Dame Kapatakan
250, route de l’Ermitage, Lac-Bouchette
215 Intermediate May to October Free Pets allowed
Club Tobo-Ski 
500, petit rang, Saint-Félicien
50 Easy to intermediate Year-round Paid Free wifi, camping, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, cycling
Parc de la Chute-à-Michel
2036, boulevard du Jardin, Saint-Félicien
3 Easy Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, biking
Site touristique Chute à l’Ours
101, chemin Louis-Ovide-Bouchard, Normandin
2,4 Intermediate May to October Paid Free wifi, picnic area, pets allowed
Parc de la Pointe-des-Pères
1100, boulevard Wallberg, Dolbeau-Mistassini
5 Easy Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Parc régional des Grandes-Rivières du lac Saint-Jean 
400, boulevard des Pères, Dolbeau-Mistassini
52 Easy Year-round Free Camping, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, biking
Sentier pédestre de la rivière Alex - Zec des Passes
km 22, chemin des Passes, Saint-Ludger-de-Milot
3 Easy to intermediate May to October Paid Camping, picnic area, pets allowed
Parc national de la Pointe-Taillon
835, rang 3 Ouest, Saint-Henri-de-Taillon
45 Easy May to October Paid Partial accessibility, free wifi, camping, picnic area, restaurant, cycling
Le Massif aux 3 Lacs
1500, chemin des Vacanciers, Labrecque
7 Easy May to October Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing

Sentier du Lac Tchitogama
Accès de la rampe de mise à l’eau du camping Tchitogama,
Lamarche

5 Intermediate Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Parc Falaise
30, chemin du Foyer, Alma
2 Easy Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed
Sentier des grands pins blancs 
1385, chemin de la Marina, Alma
6 Easy Year-round Free Picnic area, snowshoeing
Le Chemin Pélerin Monasteriorum
400, boulevard des Pères, Dolbeau-Mistassini
28 - - - -

Saguenay

 

Trail Length (km) Trail rating Hiking season Admission Services
Centre Touristique du Lac-Kénogami (SÉPAQ)
9000, route de Kénogami, arr. Jonquière
6 Easy May to October Paid Free wifi, camping, picnic area, pets allowed
Les sentiers du Saguenay
arr. Jonquière
14,5 Easy to hard Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed
Parc de la Rivière-du-Moulin
1577, rue des Roitelets, arr. Chicoutimi
25 Easy to hard Year-round Free Free wifi, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, cycling
Sentier aux Rats Musqués
710, rue Bégin (parc Rosaire-Gauthier), arr. Chicoutimi
2,9 Easy to intermediate Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed
Sentier pédestre du lac Kénogami
entre le km 221 et 222 de la route 175 Sud, arr. Chicoutimi
39,6 Easy May to November Free Camping, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Bois Rond Expérience
7525, boulevard de la Grande-Baie Sud, arr. La Baie
6 Easy Year-round Paid Picnic area, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing
Centre plein air Bec-Scie
7400, chemin des Chutes, arr. La Baie
15 Easy to intermediate Year-round Paid Free wifi, camping, picnic area, pets allowed, restaurant, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, cycling
Sentier pédestre le Marais Duclos
357, rang 2, Saint-Charles-de-Bourget
8 Intermediate Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Sentier de la Chute-Gagnon
330, rue Gagnon, Saint-Ambroise
2,8 Easy June to October Free Picnic area, pets allowed
Sentier de la montagne des Conscrits
126, rue Brassard, Bégin
2,1 Intermediate Year-round Paid Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing
Sentier pédestre de Bégin - Club Perce-Neige
100, rue Lemieux, Bégin
5,8 Easy to hard Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing
Site de Chute-aux-Galets
chemin du Lac-Robin, Saint-David-de-Falardeau
5 Easy to intermediate Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing

Route du Fjord

 

Trail Length (km) Trail rating Hiking season Admission Services
Sentier des Trois-bouleaux
370, route du Vieux Chemin, Saint-Félix-d’Otis
3 Easy June to September Paid Picnic area
Sentier de la Rivière
Rivière-Éternité
8,4 Intermediate May to October Paid Picnic area
Sentier de la Statue
Rivière-Éternité
7,6 Intermediate May to October Paid Picnic area, pets allowed
Sentier des Méandres-à-Falaises Rivière-Éternité 1,6 Easy May to October Paid Picnic area
Sentier Les Caps vers L’Anse-Saint-Jean 5
Rivière-Éternité
27 ou 32 Hard Juin à octobre Paid -
Sentier Notre-Dame Kapatakan
Rivière-Éternité
215 Intermediate May to October Free Pets allowed
OrganisAction
162, route 170, L’Anse-Saint-Jean
29 Easy to intermediate Year-round Paid Charging station for electric vehicles, picnic area, pets allowed, restaurant, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, cycling
Sentier de l’Anse-de-Tabatière
L’Anse-Saint-Jean
0,5 Easy May to October Paid Picnic area, pets allowed
Sentier des Chutes jusqu’à la montagne Blanche
Chemin Saint-Thomas Nord, L’Anse-Saint-Jean
13,6 Hard Year-round Paid -
Sentier des Poètes
L’Anse-Saint-Jean
10 Intermediate May to October Paid -
Sentier Les Caps vers Baie-Éternité L’Anse-Saint-Jean 27 ou 32 Hard May to October Paid -
Station Mont-Édouard 67, rue Dallaire, L’Anse-Saint-Jean 20 Easy to intermediate Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, biking
Sentier de la Pinède
Petit-Saguenay
8 Intermediate Juin à octobre Paid Picnic area
Sentier du monde enchanté de mon enfance et Sentier des vallées
35, rue du Quai, Petit-Saguenay
25 Easy Year-round Free Picnic area, pets allowed, restaurant, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing
Village-Vacances Petit-Saguenay
99, chemin Saint-Étienne , Petit-Saguenay
1,6 Easy to intermediate May to October Paid Picnic area, restaurant, cycling
Parc Aventures Cap Jaseux
250, chemin de la Pointe-aux-Pins, Saint-Fulgence
10 Easy to intermediate May to October Paid Camping, picnic area, pets allowed
Sentier La randonnée des Pics
360, rang Saint-Louis, Saint-Fulgence
22 Hard Year-round Paid Free wifi, snowshoeing
Sentier La Vallée des Fantômes
360, rang Saint-Louis, Saint-Fulgence
6,5 Intermediate December to March Paid Free wifi, picnic area, snowshoeing
Sentier Lac-des-Pères
360, rang Saint-Louis, Saint-Fulgence
3 Easy Year-round Paid Free wifi, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Sentier Le Mirador
360, rang Saint-Louis, Saint-Fulgence
3 Easy Year-round Paid Free wifi, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Sentier Le Pic-de-la-Hutte
360, rang Saint-Louis, Saint-Fulgence
3 ou 16 Easy and hard Year-round Paid Free wifi, picnic area, snowshoeing
Sentier Le Pic-de-la-Tête-de-Chien
360, rang Saint-Louis, Saint-Fulgence
8 Intermediate Year-round Paid Free wifi, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Pourvoirie du Cap au Leste
551, chemin Cap à l’Est, Sainte-Rose-du-Nord
8 Easy to hard May to October
December to March
Free Free WiFi, charging station for electric vehicles, restaurant, snowshoeing

Côte-Nord

 

Trail Length (km) Trail rating Hiking season Admission Services
Centre de Vacances Ferme 5 Étoiles
465, route 172 Nord, Sacré-Cœur
6 Easy May to November Paid Camping, picnic area, pets allowed, snowshoeing
Sentier de l’Estuaire
Tadoussac
0,8 Easy May to October Free Picnic area
Sentier de la Coupe
Tadoussac
1,1 Easy May to October Paid Picnic area
Sentier de la Pointe-de-L’Islet
Tadoussac
0,8 Easy Year-round Free Picnic area
Sentier Le Fjord vers Baie-Sainte-Marguerite
Tadoussac
41,1 Easy to hard May to October Paid -

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