Skiing is a winter sports practiced universally. However, skiing in Quebec City, it is paradise! Real capital of snow, the possibilities are numerous for ski adepts.
Station Touristique Stoneham
With a vertical drop of 345 meters and 42 tracks, offering 32 km of ski trails spread on 4 mountains, The “Station Touristique Stoneham” is one of the most popular ski mountains in Quebec City. Open from November 29th to April 1st, depending on the snow conditions, this ski resort offers one of the biggest Snow Park of Quebec. Their incredible facilities allow you to exceed your limits! Ski in Quebec was never as fun as at the “Station Touristique Stoneham”!
Providing its skiers a unique experience, the Mont Sainte -Anne is one of the benchmarks for snow sports in Quebec and is only 45 minutes driving from downtown. Offering a vertical drop of 625 meters and 69 trails covering 71 km, this resort is a favorite spot for those who want to discover the impressive quality of snow and mountains that Quebec has to offer. In addition, several snowshoe trails are available to customers, offering pleasant walks in the Quebec nature.
Massif du sud
With a 900 meters high peak and its 400 meters vertical drop, the “Massif du sud” is the highest skiable mountain in Quebec. Further from the old town (about 1h15 driving), this ski center undoubtedly worth a visit! 32 tracks are available as well as 2 snow parks. The “Massif du sud” ski resort is definitely the perfect place for all those who want to ski in Quebec City.
Offering 25 runs on top of a height of 224 meters, “Le Relais” ski resort is a great family mountain where it is easy to learn. Offering both several beginners , intermediate and advanced trails, 9 lifts and a snow park that includes rails, boxes, quarter pipe, wall ride and several jumps, this ski resort offers an exquisite ski experience, only 20 minutes’ drive from the Old Quebec City!
I hope these ideas will take you to our beautiful city for your favorite winter activities. Skiing in Quebec is a unique opportunity to discover the fauna and flora, and of course the spectacular scenery and the exceptional snow quality of our beautiful capital.