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Le Valinouet

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200, route du Valinouet, Saint-David-de-Falardeau, Québec, G0V 1C0

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418 673-6455

1 866 260-8254

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One of the only two ski resorts in Quebec to offer 100% natural snow cover, Valinouët is a jewel to be discovered in the heart of the Monts-Valin. With its 33 slopes on two sides, its enchanting landscapes and its alpine village, it has everything to satisfy the needs of the most demanding skiers.


  • J Free wifi
  • a Downhill skiing
  • ó Snowshoeing
  • ù Fatbike
  • P Charging stations for electric vehicles


December to April

Monday to Friday
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
December 25th
10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
January 1st
10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Our park includes three slopes specially designed for sliding and a ski lift (fil neige) accessible to all.
3 slopes, 100 tubes with snow line.

At the top of Valinouët, a 5 km marked trail is offered to you. Offering a breathtaking view of the Monts-Valin, a stop at the observation tower is necessary! All along the trail, you will feel like you are in an enchanted forest because the trees are covered with snow!
Exclusive trail
Total length of trails (km): 8
Total number of trails: 2
Difficulty: Easy, Intermediate, Difficult

Crosscountry skiing
A network of 8 km (3 trails) is offered to cross-country ski enthusiasts. In a snow-covered setting in the heart of the Monts-Valin, the practice of this sport will enchant you. Access to this network is free. The trails, marked out, traced and maintained periodically, make it possible to practise classic cross-country skiing and freestyle, commonly known as "pas de patin".
Exclusive trail - mechanically maintained trails
Total length of tracks (km): 7.5
Total number of tracks: 2
Difficulty: Easy, Intermediate, Difficult

Number of slopes: 30
Height difference (m): 350
Ski lifts: 3 Chairlifts, 1 Ski Lift, 1 Snow Wire, 1 Treadmill

Open: December to April

Le Valinouët has direct access to the number 93 Trans-Québec trail as well as the Monts-Valin, a grandiose territory well worth exploring. For snowmobilers, our spacious chalet has many amenities to offer.

There’s a restaurant and bar (snowmobile relay) with a warm atmosphere and delicious cuisine open 7 days a week. Safe parking for snowmobiles. Accommodation and snowmobile rental also available on-site.