Winter – Snowshoeing

Your immersive experience : 2 1/2 days , 2 nights, Eastern Townships region, authentic wilderness snowshoeing-yurt

Here is your all included wilderness adventure nearby Montreal ! This Québec Showshoeing-Yurts trip offers you a relaxing offbeat getaway. Be with us to live unforgettable outdoors moments ! All of this in a worry-free package.

All managed by our experienced and passionate adventure guides team, this trip is your guaranty to live an immersive ecotourism experience based on warmth and sharing.

Do not forget that all of our trips are really accessible to your first-time-canoe-camping skills or very-beginner-skills. At the end of it, be assure to be purified with fresh air, calm and proud of what you have accomplished !

Starting at 495 $ / person

Included
495 $ / person
3 days of snowshoes special trails
2 nights in wood-heaten yurts
2 guides always with you
5 hot & complete meals
5 substantial snacks
3 outdoor yoga sessions
Local history, tales and legends, glimpse at glacial formations
1 at-house program of suggested training
All necessary outdooring equipment
 
Options
$ / option
Transportation from Montréal (recommanded)
Interior parking in Montreal
Thoroughly cleaned sleeping bag
Personnalized beverages
Pair of rented snowshoes
Thematic aboriginal walk '' Spirit of the forest''
Infrared sauna and whirlpool bath with private relaxation area
 
 
 
Not included
0 $
Personal clothes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Includes : 

Snowshoeing on the most beautiful trails in the Eastern Townships. Breathtaking views of lakes, peat bogs, footbridges, magical snow-covered undergrowth, geological formations, and mountain peaks throughout the expedition;

Unusual accommodation site unique in Quebec, in Quebec yurts inspired by the traditions of Mongolia, 4 seasons, heated with wood in a central fireplace, on a site very conducive to relaxation. All this combines camping, luxury and comfort.

Short thematic guided walk with “the spirit of the forest”, accompanied by maple wine tasting, native drum, bannock, chaga tasting, native mini-museum and flute performance.

View of the Quebec Starry Sky Reserve (best place in Canada for stargazing).

Infrared sauna and outdoor whirlpool bath with private relaxation area.

Campfires with an atmosphere of traditional Quebecois songs, tales and legends and a choice of personalized alcohol.

Three yoga and relaxation sessions during the weekend.

Apprenticeship of glacial formations and eskers.

Tales, legends and historical anecdotes told with passion by our guides.

A true authentic experience of connection and return to nature. At the end of the adventure, you will leave purified by clean air, calm and proud of what you have accomplished!

Fitness and exercises included in the activity. Certainly!

Details 

Level of activity: beginner to beginner-intermediate. The easy weekend represents 6 km of snowshoes over three days, and the intermediate weekend is 15 km of snowshoes for the same duration.

Schedule of the activity:

Day 1: Departure Friday evening at 5 pm.  Arrival in the evening at the accommodation site. Relaxation at the campfire. Tea on the edge of the stream. Good night’s sleep under the roof of private wood-heaten yurt. 

Day 2: Snowshoeing trails and surpassing oneself until 4 pm. In the evening, thematic walk with an Aboriginal guide. Sauna. Spa. Relaxation at the campfire. Good night’s sleep at your yurt. 

Day 3: A snowshoe loop over a glacial formation that is essentially flat terrain. Return to Montreal. Estimated arrival around 5 pm.

Food: please let us know your allergies and food preferences (vegetarian, vegan, red meat-free, gluten-free, etc.) We will make the menus accordingly. All food during the expedition is provided to you.

Rain: the guides will be able to adapt the itinerary according to rain or temperature during the weekend.

Facilities at the accommodation site: common area with an outdoor fireplace, outdoor dry toilets, complete indoor bathroom at the reception, yurt with a small propane kitchenette and a small living room, queen size sofa bed, indoor and outdoor healing spaces, small walking trails for reflection.

Personal equipment: here is the individual downloadable version