The Québec City area has a whole host of thrilling adventures to discover! Whether it's on the water, up in the air, or back on terra firma, push your limits to the max in a rich and varied natural landscape. Most activities are suitable for the whole family! Go on, you know you want to!

Via ferrata Canyon Sainte-Anne | Credit:  Projet Vertical
Credit: Projet Vertical

A Year-round Adrenalin Shot!

Winter is the time for sports to stand up and be counted in Québec City! Snow and ice only add to the excitement, with a host of adventures that are sure to please fans of the great outdoors. Why not try ice canyoning, ice climbing or via ferrata? No experience necessary.

Whitewater Rafting  | Credit:  Jean-Guy Lavoie
Credit: Jean-Guy Lavoie

You Against the Water

Do you like rivers and rapids? River rides are an exciting way to enjoy the wild landscapes of the Jacques Cartier River—and get your heart beating a little faster!

Experienced local guides will help you get the most out of a rewarding and refreshing rafting or kayaking experience in complete safety.

Rappeling on ice | Credit:  Canyoning-Québec
Credit: Canyoning-Québec

A Real High!

Back on terra firma, you can still reach for the top or be pulled through the narrowest of gorges by taking part in via ferrata circuits, climbing or aerial obstacles courses.

Rather go down than up? Canyoning lets you experience the fun of descending cliffs alongside summer waterfalls or winter ice. An activity to discover!.

Mountain Biking | Credit:  Vallée-Bas-du-Nord, Philippe Jobin
Credit: Vallée-Bas-du-Nord, Philippe Jobin

Mountain Biking

If high speeds, bumps, and bends hold no fear, Québec City is the place for you with its exceptional variety of mountain bike trails - ranging from family friendly to double black and downhill for experts only! Are you ready?


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