Parc Régional Du Massif Du Sud - Hiking

Parc régional du Massif du Sud - Hiking


Chaudière-Appalaches, Quebec, Canada




Parc régional du Massif du Sud Statistics

Difficulty

Moderate

Distance

142 KM

Height

717 meters

Elevation gain

449 meters

Dog allowed


What are the activities at Parc régional du Massif du Sud ?

Hiking

Cross-country skiing


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Why choose a trail at Parc régional du Massif du Sud?

This park, with an area of 119 km², has 20 peaks including the two highest in the region. Walking through the trails, we'll see streams, huge trees, cliffs and rock shelters. On the Creek Middle, there are remnants of a forest system of dams built there nearly a century by loggers and lumberjacks. The trail of the Old Forest leads to a yellow birch, designated "exceptional ecosystem", located in the Valley of Beaudoin Creek. We climb on peaks, including Mount du Midi, from an altitude of 915 m, where an observation tower offers a view extending to Quebec and the Laurentians. Mount Chocolate, from an altitude of 717 m, offers a panorama of the valley. Along the path leading to it, the exhibition Mountains found and Culture relating mountain life in the world. Mont Saint-Magloire, a 360 degree panorama allows to see the American Appalachians, including Mount Katahdin reaching 1700 m. We go through a red spruce forest 200 years to reach a chasm of the river du Pin in the path of the Gates of Hell. Several hiking trails are offered, combining different sections of trails, including two long two-day hike route



What are the services on site?

Parking Reception Toilet Lodging Shelter Refuge Interpretation Center Picnic table Swim Rustic camping

What are the hiking trails at Parc régional du Massif du Sud ?

  • Trails
    Distance
    Elevation
    Type
    Difficulty
  • Parcours du mont Chocolat
    8.3 km
    380 m
    Linear
    Intermediate
  • Parcours de la Vieille forêt
    4.8 km
    221 m
    Loop
    Intermediate
  • Parcours des Passerelles
    4.6 km
    147 m
    Loop
    Intermediate
  • Parcours des Abris-sous-roche
    4.3 km
    235 m
    Linear
    Intermediate
  • Parcours des Parois
    9 km
    449 m
    Linear
    Advanced
  • Parcours des Ravages
    9 km
    468 m
    Loop
    Advanced
  • Parcours de la Grande boucle (2 jours)
    28.4 km
    1214 m
    Loop
    Advanced
  • Parcours des Géants
    18 km
    723 m
    Loop
    Advanced
  • Parcours de l'Exploration
    16 km
    756 m
    Linear
    Advanced
  • Parcours des Éoliennes
    15 km
    440 m
    Linear
    Advanced
  • Parcours du mont Saint-Magloire
    13.9 km
    641 m
    Linear
    Advanced
  • Parcours de la crête des Grives
    11 km
    449 m
    Linear
    Advanced

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 7.00
Schedule
No information
Coordinates
46.6292752 -70.4659496

What are the coordinates and address of Parc régional du Massif du Sud?

Parc régional du Massif du Sud
(418) 469-2228
300, route du Massif, Saint-Philémon, QC G0R 4A0, Canada

What are the comments and evaluations from the community?

John Shaw
John Shaw
Magnificent autumn colors Nice trails Missing star; costly access
3 years ago




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Parc régional du Massif du Sud ?

Moderate

What is the elevation of Parc régional du Massif du Sud?

449.00 M

What is the height of Parc régional du Massif du Sud ?

717.00 M

Are dogs allowed?

Yes

Is the place are families friendly?

No

What is the entry fee?

7.00 $

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

Yes


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