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Explore Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean by riding one of its eight snowmobile circuits and discover the region’s unique treasures.
This 130 km loop departing from Alma boasts a beautiful view of the lakes and rivers in the northern part of the region and takes riders through the boreal forest. You will follow the Péribonka River through to Tchitogama Lake.
This 215 km loop departs from Saguenay and takes you to Belvédère du Mont-Apica, standing at an altitude of 884 m. These hilly trails are very snowy. You will also ride through a part of the parc des Laurentides.
A 500 km tour of the fjord along the north and south shores of the Saguenay River will take you to exceptional heights in the village of L’Anse-Saint-Jean, at the Petit-Saguenay port and Sainte-Rose-du-Nord. The trails are mountainous and there is a great deal of snow near L’Anse-Saint-Jean, as well as between Sacré-Cœur and les Monts-Valin. To cross the river in Tadoussac, you just hop on the ferry.
This 230 km loop departs from Saguenay and takes you all the way to the infamous Grotte du Lac Lamothe. Between the Zec Onatchiway and the Valinouët, you will witness some spectacular snow-filled landscapes.
This trail loops around the heart of the Monts-Valin region, a veritable snow paradise, passing through the village of Saint-Ambroise and heading back through the intersection of Saint-Honoré, all the way back to Saguenay.
This 207.5 km circuit runs through the Monts-Valin, amid 5 different peaks at an altitude of more than 770 m, offering an incredible view of the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region, and the Saguenay fjord in particular. In certain spots on the trail, you can see the wind turbines in the parc des Laurentides, the lac Saint-Jean and the city of Saguenay.
This 400 km circuit around lac Saint-Jean takes riders on some fairly mountainous trails, especially around Saint-André and La Doré. Between La Doré and Normandin, near the Chute à l’Ours relay, the trail crosses a bridge over a beautiful waterfall. In Girardville, you’ll find yourself on trails in the heart of the boreal forest.
This 260 km roundabout tour of lac Saint-Jean takes riders directly from lac Saint-Jean to Métabetchouan and then through Desbiens and Chambord. In Dolbeau-Mistassini, you will discover the Vauvert relay on the frozen lake, located directly on the shores of lac Saint-Jean, offering a magnificent view up to Roberval.