To the delight of nature lovers, Portneuf celebrates the cold season by proudly displaying its paths, skating rinks, slopes and trails covered with snow or ice. Much frequented in summer, the hiking trails of Grand Portneuf remain popular in winter. Put on your snowshoes or skis and walk noiselessly into the nature where you can watch the snow-covered trees.
On a mountain covered with 100% natural snow, Ski Saint-Raymond offers a family atmosphere and a safe environment. Eight trails of different levels are at your disposal. The more experienced people will certainly find something to enjoy in the two still very wild glade skiing runs. Highly appreciated by novices as well as by more experienced cyclists, the breathtaking landscapes of the Vallée Bras-du-Nord are a destination of choice for cycling on the famous bike with oversized tires specially designed to ride on snow.
With over 1,000 km of trails at the crossroads of several regions, Portneuf is the favourite destination for snowmobilers! Beginner or expert, you will enjoy an exceptional experience in the heart of magical landscapes. Whether you are a mountain enthusiast or a long-hike lover, you’ll be spoiled for choices! If you're one of those who do not know where to start, use KM Zero's mobile app for trails. To discover the region in the best way in winter, seven loop circuits from 85 to 300 km, guided or not, have been designed. Just 45 minutes from Quebec City, Mother Nature's generosity is combined with the meticulous work of snowmobile clubs in the region to allow those in a hurry to start their season early and extend it until April.