Mont Comte Statistics

Difficulty

Easy

Elevation gain

1,229 meters

What are the activities at Mont Comte ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Mont Comte?

Mont Comte is a 4,032 ft / 1,229 m mountain peak in the McGerrigle Range in Quebec, Canada. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 19th highest mountain in Quebec and the 7337th highest mountain in Canada. Take the trail to the summit of Mont Jacques-Cartier and then continue southwest across a col to reach the summit of Mont Comte.

The Mont Comte is a mountain located in the Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine region of Quebec. At 1,675 metres (5,495 feet) in elevation, it is the highest peak in the province east of the Saint Lawrence River. The mountain is composed of Precambrian gneiss and granite. It has been extensively glaciated, and numerous lakes and tarns are found on its slopes. The mountain is a popular destination for hikers, climbers, and skiers.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
48.9781 -65.9642

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Starting Point

The Mont Comte trails are located in the municipality of Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine, in the Quebec province. To get there, you can take the highway 20 until the exit for Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine. Then, you have to take the road 299 until you reach the Mont Comte parking lot.

Why visit Mont Comte

The Mont Comte in Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine is a must-see for any nature lover. The mountain is covered in lush forests and offers stunning views of the surrounding area. It's also a great place for hiking, camping, and fishing.

Is Mont Comte in Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine a good place for the whole family?

Mont Comte is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained, including hiking, biking, fishing, and swimming. The scenery is also beautiful, making it a perfect place to relax and enjoy nature.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Mont Comte in Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine are hiking, camping, and fishing.

- Whale watching: Gaspésie is one of the best places in the world to go whale watching. The St. Lawrence River is home to a large population of whales, including blue whales, fin whales, and humpback whales.

- Hiking: There are many great hiking trails in Gaspésie, including the Appalachian Trail.

- Camping: Gaspésie is a great place to camp, with many beautiful campsites located near the ocean or in the mountains.

- Fishing: Gaspésie is a great place to fish for salmon, trout, and other types of fish.

- Kayaking: The rivers and lakes in Gaspésie are perfect for kayaking.

Where to eat?

1. Au Pied de Cochon - This hidden restaurant is located in a small town in the Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine region and is known for its delicious traditional French cuisine.

2. L'Anse-au-Griffon - This restaurant is located in a small fishing village on the Gaspésie coast and is known for its fresh seafood dishes.

3. La Table des Pêcheurs - This restaurant is located in the small town of Grande-Entrée and is known for its fresh local seafood dishes.

4. Le Bistro du Quai - This restaurant is located in the town of Gaspé and is known for its fresh local seafood dishes and its beautiful waterfront location.

5. La Cabane à Sucre du Pied de la Montagne - This hidden restaurant is located in a small town in the Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine region and is known for its delicious traditional Quebecois cuisine.




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the level of difficulty of Mont Comte ?

Easy

What is the elevation of Mont Comte?

1229.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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