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Discover Summer In Charlevoix: the outdoors

Experience an unforgettable stay in Charlevoix, where majestic mountains, scenic waterways, and charming coastal villages invite you to a memorable summer getaway. At the heart of this iconic region in Quebec lies Le Massif, a must-visit destination for your summer vacation offering an ideal basecamp for privileged access to a multitude of outdoor activities, unique gastronomic experiences, and captivating cultural events. Dive into this summer adventure and let yourself be charmed by all that Charlevoix has to offer.

Enjoy a variety of outdoor activities nearby

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By land

In addition to the numerous hiking trails directly at Le Massif, just steps away from your rental accommodation, you can easily explore the Grands-Jardins and Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivière-Malbaie national parks at your own pace or accompanied by a park ranger during a guided hike.


By water

Don't just admire the beauty of the St. Lawrence River at your feet! Explore the extraordinary coastal landscapes of the region by kayak or stand-up paddleboard (SUP) and immerse yourself in the river breeze. Paddle out to meet the local wildlife and experience an immersive outdoor adventure.

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On wheels

Suppose the roughly 40 km of mountain biking trails at Le Massif and the Sentier des Caps network aren't enough to satisfy your adventure cravings. In that case, Charlevoix offers plenty of circuits and events tailored to cycling enthusiasts. In La Malbaie, you'll even find a fleet of electric bikes available for rent, perfect for more leisurely excursions suitable for all skill levels.

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Through the air

In addition to your flight with the Mechanical Bird, continue your aerial adventure by tackling the treetop course at Camp le Manoir des Éboulements! The treetop obstacles and zipline will satisfy your adrenaline cravings, while the breathtaking panoramas will ground you with unforgettable memories. And why not treat yourself to a helicopter ride with Héli-Charlevoix?

Summer vacations in Charlevoix offer a plethora of outdoor activities for all tastes and skill levels. Whether you're exploring hiking trails, discovering coastal landscapes by kayak, or tackling mountain biking trails, this region caters to adventure enthusiasts. But Charlevoix also offers agrotourism, with its local culinary delights, as well as rich art and culture steeped in history, making it a must-visit destination for memorable summer holidays.

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