The Québec City area boasts fantastic terrain and exceptional conditions, with an average natural snowfall of over 400 cm each year! Come ski at any of the fun and friendly resorts just minutes from beautiful Québec City.

Four ski resorts offer exhilarating experiences for skiers of all levels: Mont-Sainte-Anne, Le Massif de Charlevoix, Stoneham Mountain Resort, and Le Relais Centre. Each is equipped with snowmaking, equipment rentals, a renowned ski school, babysitting service, as well as a ski shop and restaurants.

Multi-Resorts Ticket

With a Ski Québec City Charlevoix multi-ski area lift ticket, slide sports fans can decide which of the three mountains (Mont-Sainte-Anne, Stoneham or Le Massif de Charlevoix) they feel like conquering – that morning! Exclusively offered at participating Québec City and Charlevoix lodging establishments, this product is paired all season long with highly interesting promotions.  


Why ski Mont-Saint-Anne

  • Three mountain faces, with one overlooking the St. Lawrence River
  • One of Québec’s longest seasons, year after year
  • Canada’s biggest vertical drop for night skiing
Mont-Sainte-Anne | Credit:  Olivier Croteau
Credit: Olivier Croteau

Why ski Le Massif de Charlevoix

  • Breathtaking views of the St. Lawrence River
  • Abundant natural snow
  • Biggest vertical drop east of the Canadian Rockies
  • Nearly 100 acres of off-piste skiing
Le Massif de Charlevoix | Credit:  Le Massif de Charlevoix
Credit: Le Massif de Charlevoix

Why ski Stoneham Mountain Resort

  • Canada’s largest night skiing area
  • Three terrain parks for freestylers, including one with step-up jumps, plus an Olympic-caliber half pipe
  • Eastern Québec’s best après-ski ambience
  • Site of international competitions
Station touristique Stoneham | Credit:  Sébastien Larose
Credit: Sébastien Larose

Why ski Le Relais Centre

  • A great family resort
  • Located just 15 minutes from Old Québec
  • The most lighted runs in the Québec City area
  • Three terrain parks for different levels
Centre de ski Le Relais | Credit:  Centre de ski Le Relais
Credit: Centre de ski Le Relais

SKI BUS shuttle

No need to drive to the slopes—just hop on the SKI BUS that serves Québec City and Mont-Sainte-Anne as well as Le Massif de Charlevoix. This comfortable shuttle stops at your downtown hotel and drops you off right at the base of the mountain. Quick and safe, the SKI BUS is a great way to get the most from your ski vacation!

Technical information

Mont-Sainte-Anne Le Massif de Charlevoix Stoneham Mountain Resort Le Relais Centre
Number of runs 71 52 43 33
Number of lighted runs 19 - 19 28
Vertical drop 625m 770m 345m 224m
Longest run 5,662m 5,100m 3,200m 2,055m
Trail ratings
Very difficult
Extremely difficult
Distance from downtown Québec City 42 km 75 km 31 km 19 km


Number of runs: 71

Number of lighted runs: 19

Vertical drop: 625m

Longest run: 5,662m

Trail ratings:

  • Easy: 15
  • Difficult: 32
  • Very difficult: 14
  • Extremely difficult: 10

Distance from downtown Québec City : 42 km

Le Massif de Charlevoix

Number of runs: 52

Number of lighted runs: None

Vertical drop: 770m

Longest run: 5,100m

Trail ratings:

  • Easy: 10
  • Difficult: 19
  • Very difficult: 18
  • Extremely difficult: 7

Distance from downtown Québec City : 75 km

Stoneham Mountain Resort

Number of runs: 43

Number of lighted runs: 19

Vertical drop: 345m

Longest run: 3,200m

Trail ratings:

  • Easy: 10
  • Difficult: 10
  • Very difficult: 17
  • Extremely difficult: 6

Distance from downtown Québec City : 31 km

Le Relais Centre

Number of runs: 32

Number of lighted runs: 27

Vertical drop: 224m

Longest run: 2,055m

Trail ratings:

  • Easy: 7
  • Difficult: 12
  • Very difficult: 9
  • Extremely difficult: 4

Distance from downtown Québec City : 19 km

Apres-ski Mont-Sainte-Anne | Credit:  Mont-Sainte-Anne
Credit: Mont-Sainte-Anne


No day on the slopes is truly complete without a bit of well-earned après-ski. Québec City natives are known for being lively, down to earth, and great at customer service. Little wonder, then, that their love of outdoor sports is rivalled only by their mastery of the art of après-ski. See our suggestions for Québec City's best après-ski.


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