Activities & packages
Outdoor activities and adventure
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Based on your interests, choose between the following criteria :
Outdoor activity - Group size - Lenght of stay - Season
Charlevoix is our land of adventure and we will help you discover it.
- Kayaking down Rivière du Gouffre, recreationnal kayak, family trip,
- Sea kakyaking activities and packages, St Lawrence Estuary,
- Whale watching in the Saguenay-St Lawrence Marine Park,
- Winter kayaking Quebec's specialists,
- Bike rental at Baie-Saint-Paul,
- Canyoning in the Charlevoix cascades,
- Tandem paragliding initiation flight, with qualified pilot supervision.
Hope to see you soon in Charlevoix !
Bike rentals at Baie-Saint-Paul
At the wharf in Baie-Saint-Paul, Katabatik rents hybrid and mountain bikes, so you can plan your own bike excursions in Baie-Saint-Paul.
Excursions 1/2 journée à la Rivière du Moulin
New on the list of open air activities, canyoning consists in hiking down a wilderness canyon using ropes. Equipped with a helmet and a neoprene suit, you will experiment the pleasure of coming down a vertical water cascade on a rope, amidst a spectacular landscape.
Package: ½ day SEA KAYAKING + ZODIAC excursion
The package offers two signature activities of the Charlevoix tourist circuit: a sea kayak excursion on the estuary from Saint-Irénée, and a Zodiac whale-watching excursion from Baie-Sainte-Catherine.
Tandem paragliding initiation flight
Paragliding is closest way there is of flying like a bird. The silence, the landscape under your feet, the sliding air that supports you…
Winter kayak excursion at Cap-à-l'Aigle
Dare to push the kayak experience to a new high during the season where ice still floats down the River. You can have a front row seat for the grandiose spectacle of nature's quiet strength.
1/2 day sea kayaking tour at Cap-à-l'Aigle
From the Port de Refuge de Cap-à-l'Aigle marina, by way of Pointe le Heu, discover rocky and panoramic sections of the Charlevoix coast: Cap à la Baleine and the Malbaie lagoon.
Descent of Rivière du Gouffre - La Familiale - 12 km
A must for families. The Gouffre river is still a wild salmon river, ideal for recreational kayaking. Several routes dotted with easy whitewaters are offered to beginners, families, groups including school groups, as well as more experienced adepts.
Snowshoe trek - Les Grands-Jardins - 5 to 8 km
Discover the spectacular and accessible landscapes of a section of Grands-Jardins national Park. On the menu: a territory to be explored and a nature to be discovered.
1/2 day sea kayaking tour at Baie-Saint-Paul
From the Baie-Saint-Paul wharf, paddle the quiet waters of the Middle Estuary's biggest bay towards Cap au Corbeau or Cap Maillard, with a unique view of Isle-aux-Coudes, and the Gouffre river valley.
Headlight Snowshoe - La Frontale - 4 km
Explore Baie-Saint-Paul's bucolic and diversified countryside and the mouth of the Gouffre river on snowshoes, in company of an interpretive guide at night
Rivière du Gouffre descent - La Balade - 20 km
A stroll in the Charlevoix wilderness. Relax, live the present, take a deep breath, have a good look at all this wilderness, feel its power and let the river currents guide your trip.
1 day sea kayaking tour | Gros Cap à l'Aigle and Marine Park
From the Port de Refuge de Cap-à-l'Aigle marina, by way of rivière à la Loutre, discover one of the most remote sections of the Charlevoix coast: le Gros cap à l'Aigle and enjoy a memorable outdoor meal there, on the Bas de l'Anse beaches.
Rivière du Gouffre Descent - L'Aventure - 25 km
A day of discoveries and adventures.
Snowshoe Treck - L'Accalmie - 4km
Explore Baie-Saint-Paul's bucolic and diversified countryside and the mouth of the Gouffre river on snowshoes, in company of an interpretive guide
1 day sea kayaking | Baie-des-Rochers
From the Baie-des-Rochers wharf, paddle one of the most remote sections of the coast and the Marine Park, discovering the bay itself, its Island, l'Anse de Sable and la Coulée des Mâts. An area teeming with aquatic birds and some marine mammals.
2-day kayak-camping expedition | Cap-à-l'Aigle to St-Siméon
From the Cap-à-l'Aigle wharf, paddle along one of the least visited sections of the Charlevoix coast.
Stand-Up-Paddle SUP initiation
Discover the new activity in Baie-Saint-Paul, the Stand Up Paddle!
Canyoning and recreational kayak at Baie-Saint-Paul
This package offers two sought after activities on the Charlevoix tourist activity circuit : a 3 hour canyoning excursion at la Chute à Cimon in Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive and a 12 km descent of the Gouffre river in a recreational kayak at Baie-Saint-Paul