On the agenda: national parks, the Chic-Chocs, whitecoats and more! Winter
Photo: Marc Loiselle
3 Good Reasons to Visit Our Regions in the Winter

Winter is at our doorstep, and the landscapes of Eastern Québec will soon be covered in a thick blanket of snow. Whether you enjoy outdoor activities, wildlife observation or just want to stay cosy indoors, you will love visiting our regions! Find out more about these three ways to make the most of the cold season in the maritime regions of Québec.

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The Chic-Chocs

Boasting some of the highest peaks in Québec, abundant snowfall and spectacular scenery, the Chic-Choc Mountains in Gaspésie are considered bucket-list-worthy by many skiers. Find out everything you need to know to enjoy a winter experience unlike anything else on the East Coast!

Photo: Mathieu Dupuis/Sépaq

Several events will take place in our regions over the next few months. Whatever your interests, we have something for you: sports, music, culture, etc. For more information, consult our online events calendar.

Seal observation
Photo: D.I. Jeske/Tourisme Îles de la Madeleine
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About Whitecoats

What are whitecoats? Did you know that you can observe them every winter on the ice surrounding the Îles de la Madeleine? Learn more about these friendly animals.

Parc national du Bic
Photo: Mathieu Dupuis, Sépaq
Winter Fun…
In National Parks

Offering a wide variety of outdoor activities, our national parks will delight winter lovers! Many also offer lodging. Here is a glimpse of what awaits you in our parks.

Plan Your Snowmobile Trip

Offering 6000 km (3700 mi.) of snowmobile trails, Eastern Québec is a true paradise for snowmobilers. Visit our Snowmobiling page for ride ideas, practical information and lodging suggestions.

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