Canyon Sainte-Anne

206, Route 138 Est
Case postale 2087
Beaupré
QC, G0A 1E0

Only 30 minutes from Québec City lies a beautiful canyon that was carved out of 1.2 billion-year-old bedrock by a 74-m (242.7') waterfall during the last major Ice Age. Today, this site is a popular attraction.

Admire the stunning view as you cross the three suspended bridges, one of which hangs 60 m (197') above the gorge! To get the adrenaline flowing, take the via ferrata route up the rocky face of the canyon. This activity is offered year-round.

The trails criss-crossing the site are adapted to families and those with reduced mobility. If you want to try something a little different, say crossing over the gorge at 50 km/h (31 miles/h), we propose Air Canyon, the only two-seater zipline in the country!

Onsite, you will find a variety of play structures for children, picnic areas and a restaurant.

Activities
  • Via ferrata and Zipline

    You will have a spectacular view of this amazing 74-m (242.8') waterfall (higher than Niagara Falls)! The continuous via ferrata belay system is the…

    Read
  • Gardens and Nature Walk

    An impressive canyon carved into the 1.2 billion-year-old bedrock by the powerful Sainte-Anne Falls. Discover the spectacular 74 m waterfall (higher…

    Read

Access for Mobility Impaired People:
Partial

Parking:
Free Outdoor on Site

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor 4.5 (Based on 743 reviews)

Read all reviews

Trip Advisor

206, Route 138 Est
Case postale 2087
Beaupré, QC,
G0A 1E0
Canyon Sainte-Anne
You'll Also Like
  • Mountain Biking at Mont-Sainte-Anne
    Etienne Dionne
    Mont-Sainte-Anne : Where the Old Trails Meet the New Ones Read
  • Tourny Fountain
    Jeff Frenette Photography
    5 Lovely Fountains Within Old Québec Read
  • Picnic in Quebec City
    Jeff Frenette
    Guide to Québec City’s Perfect Picnic Spots Read
  • Montmorency Waterfalls
    François Gamache
    The 6 Most Amazing Waterfalls in the Québec City Area Read
  • Cyclists on Route de la Nouvelle-France
    Route de la Nouvelle-France, Guy Lessard
    8 Stops on the New France Route Read
  • New France Festival
    Les Fêtes de la Nouvelle-France
    20 Top Summer Events Read
  • Free Circus in Québec City
    Emmanuel Burriel
    9 Reasons to See Circus Show Féria l’attraction Read
  • New France Festival
    Audet Photo
    Eat, Play, Learn: 3 Ways to Experience New France Festival Read
  • Via ferrata and Zipline

    You will have a spectacular view of this amazing 74-m (242.8') waterfall (higher than Niagara Falls)! The continuous via ferrata belay system is the safest on the market! Secure family fun supervised by professional guides. No outdoor experience necessary and no need to be in great shape to enjoy this activity. We have climbing routes for all levels, from children to seniors. More challenging routes available for the more daring. Be sure to try our via ferrata in the winter!

  • Gardens and Nature Walk

    An impressive canyon carved into the 1.2 billion-year-old bedrock by the powerful Sainte-Anne Falls. Discover the spectacular 74 m waterfall (higher than Niagara Falls!). Walk across 3 suspension bridges including one hanging at 60 m.
    Challenge yourself with two thrilling activities:
    - Fly 90 m above the gorge at 50 km/h (30 mi./h) with AirCANYON, exciting family activity!
    - Explore the cliffs from up-close with the via ferrata and zipline, which is also available in the wintertime!
    Easy pathways and wheelchair accessible.
    Pet Friendly.