Sainte-rose-du-nord Statistics




2 KM

Dog allowed

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Why choose a trail at Sainte-rose-du-nord?

The small village of Sainte-Rose-du-Nord is nestled in the folds of the Saguenay Fjord about 40 kilometers from Chicoutimi, shyly tucked away from the main road in a small village.

It is surrounded by groups of mountains and capes that offer exceptional panoramic views and easy access.

This village of 400 people is nestled in lush vegetation, attracting visitors with its beautiful scenery between densely forested rugged mountains and the tranquil waters of the fjord.

Some typical houses and a beautiful white chapel attract tourists. The only road present descends slowly to a small port below Sainte-Rose-du-Nord.

You can also enjoy the beautiful panoramic view from the nearby mountain top. There are several viewpoints worth a visit, especially on the harbor side.

Access price:

To access this park, you should know that the entrance is free. And that the park is open from May until October.

What are the services on site?

Picnic table

What are the hiking trails at Sainte-rose-du-nord ?

  • Trails
  • Sentier de la Plate-Forme
    1 km
    0 m
  • Sentier du Quai
    1 km
    0 m

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00

From sunrise to sunset

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Starting Point

From Route 172, take Rue du Quai to Sainte-Rose-du-Nord.

In summer, you can park your car at the beginning of the entrance to the park and then drive up the steep slope of Chemin de la Montagne, accessible from the village of Sainte-Rose-du-Nord.

In winter, since this road is inaccessible by car, you must park your vehicle at the foot of the mountain and climb the first 800 meters on foot.

Why visit Sainte-rose-du-nord

At the top of the mountain, there is a very wide and relaxing horizontal path. While the scenery is beautiful, you'll see other, more extraordinary views of the fjord along the loop accessible by the original trail that will leave you speechless.

In general, this 1-2 kilometer hike ends very quickly with no elevation gain.

Platform Trail: the trail will give you the opportunity to observe wildlife. And its difficulty is considered easy. This trail is mainly used for hiking and walking.

Dock Trail: This is a 1.0 km loop with very little traffic. This trail runs through the forest and is rated as easy in difficulty. This trail is also primarily used for hiking and walking.

Activities available:

There are several water activities available in Sainte-Rose-du-Nord, such as cruises, kayaking and fishing.

This gem offers you a lot of other activities to do! That's right! You can go biking, visit the nature museum, and so many others.

Things not to be missed

If you are looking to find a shelter, you should know that Sainte-Rose-Du-Nord is home to several rustic campsites. You can rent a cottage, a cabin, or even a camping spot for rent.

However, if you're looking for a unique stay, here's what we found for you!

Our favorites - Where to stay?

●     L'Igloo Ô Pirate :

In the heart of Sainte-Rose-du-Nord, the Ô Pirates Ice Igloo is perfect for 4 people. It offers all the perfect decor to give you an extraordinary winter stay experience.

Where to eat?

There are few shops in the village. So the few shops in the village are restaurants.

●     Rose café :

If you like to eat good food while gazing at the Saguenay River, this is the place for you!

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