Parc des Rapides du Diable

Beauceville • La Beauce
Rapides du Diable et la piste cyclable
Les rapides tranquilles
Benedict Arnold
Les Rapides du diable, la légende
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  • Hiking trails : 1 km

  • Cycle path : 15 km

In a few words

The Parc des Rapides du Diable is located between Route 173 and the Chaudière River in the Beauceville area, in the heart of the Beauce region. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful forest, hiking trails (400 m), rest and picnic areas and a stunning view of the Chaudière River and its tumultuous rapids. Read the thematic panels along the way and discover the history behind the park, its gold-bearing past, the origin of its name and the influence of Benedict Arnold.

For Real!

Paul Morin, Parc des Rapides du Diable

Schedule and prices


May to October.



Articles (4)


9 places to take the dog for a walk !

The region is full of parks that offer nature at its finest. Here we have some suggestions for a variety of parks where you’re allowed to take a walk with your dog and admire the picturesque landscapes of Chaudière-Appalaches!

Active Nature Relaxation, picnic and legends

Are you looking for a peaceful place near the Chaudière river for a picnic, an educational walk, or just for a little relaxation after a bike ride? Whether alone, as a couple, with family or friends, the ideal place to meet is the Parc des Rapides du Diable! Let me introduce you to my day in roller skating with my dog, Yoshi.

Les haltes pique-nique le long de la Route de la Beauce

Enfin, c’est décidé! Vous avez choisi de parcourir les 140 km de la Route de la Beauce cet été, de partir à la rencontre des fameux Beaucerons tout en suivant les courbes de la Rivière Chaudière. Ce que vous ne savez pas encore, c’est que les paysages de la vallée beauceronne et les rencontres chaleureuses que vous ferez sur votre route vous creuseront l’appétit! Par chance, plusieurs haltes parfaites pour pique-niquer sillonnent votre parcours. En voici quelques-unes à découvrir.

Curious Nature The Route de la Beauce in landscape mode

Everyone knows the Beauce. Whether for its legendary population, its singular accent, for its strong entrepreneurial side, its dynamism in the agricultural sector and of course maple syrup (mmmm of good maple syrup). Today, I invite you to discover this beautiful sector of the Chaudière-Appalaches through its landscapes along the brand new Route de la Beauce!