Parc régional du Massif du Sud

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  • Hiking trails : 71 km

  • Mountain biking trail : 35 km

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    Take a hike through our 300-year-old forests!

  • Massif du Sud Trail Race

    4 exciting and challenging race courses. July 18th, 2020.

  • Mountain biking for everyone!

    Beginners, experts: anybody can enjoy our single tracks!

In a few words

Twenty summits, including 917-m high Mount St. Magloire, the highest of Chaudière-Appalaches, amazing panoramas, deep valleys, crystal clear waterfalls, a canyon, caves, old-growth forests with gigantic yellow birches, excellent wildlife viewing opportunities and very few mosquitoes - welcome to the Massif du Sud Regional Park! Open year-round, the park boasts 71 km of safe hiking trails, 41 km of mountain and gravel bike trails, 25 km of cross-country skiing trails, 40 km of snowshoeing trails, along with 3 sectors of Hok skiing. If you choose to stay for a few days, the park also rents campsites, shelters, boreal tents, wood cabins, a yurt, as well as 5 brand new fully-equipped PODs. The entertaining fitness trail features several challenges, including a rope bridge and a castle-labyrinth. Also offered on the premises: guided tours, nature interpretation activities and geocaching. Leashed dogs are allowed.

Certifications et distinctions

  • Bienvenue cyclistes !™
  • Aventure Écotourisme
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2015
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2016
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2017
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2018
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2019
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2019
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2019
  • Grand Prix Régional - 2020

Schedule and prices


Open from mid-May to the end of October and from mid-December to mid-April. See our website for details :


Summer access fees:

Adult : $7,00
Children (17 & under) : free

Winter access fees:

Cross-country skiing and fat bike
Adult : $10,00
Children (17 & under): free

Snowshoeing, Hok and backcountry skiing*
Adult : $7,00
Children (17 and under): free

* For backcountry skiing, you must purchase a FQME membership (available at the Welcome center): $10 per day or $32 per year.

Fees are subject to change. For more details, visit our website

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