The Portneuf Bicycle Route is a signposted bicycle path of 88.7 km that crosses the seven municipalities of the West of the Portneuf MRC (Québec City region). The level of difficulty of the Portneuf Bicycle Route varies from easy to intermediate, depending on the sectors.
It is very important to follow the basic safety rules for cycling, as cyclists and motorists must share the same road, the posted car speed varies between 50 to 90 km/h and traffic is relatively high in some areas. Also, we invite you to consult the Safe Cycling Guide on the website of the Société d’assurance automobile du Québec: saaq.gouv.qc.ca. The level of difficulty of the Portneuf Bicycle Route varies from easy to intermediate, depending on the sectors. Given the variety of landscapes found there, in some areas the level of difficulty is easy because the route goes through flat landscapes, while some of the more mountainous areas are made up of valleys, hills or slopes.
Rolling along the Portneuf Bicycle Route, you will discover a variety of landscapes. Agricultural fields, the St. Lawrence River, the Chemin du Roy, rivers and mountains await you! Wander through charming villages lined with beautiful fields and countryside landscapes. Experience agritourism, cultural tourism and outdoor activities as you discover a multitude of sites and attractions.
For more information on the Portneuf Bicycle Route and the beautiful Portneuf region, call 1 800 409-2012.