Winter - Bec-Scie Outdoor Centre
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Winter

Cross-country skiing

Bec-Scie is known as one of the most beautiful cross-country ski centers in Quebec. You will be surprised by the beauty of the landscape and the unparalleled quality of the trails. More than 20 kilometers of marked trails are waiting for you, from beginner to advanced levels. Tracks are a priority for us and are mechanically set every day whenever possible. Also enjoy our waxing room and locker rental on site. Feel free to take a break in our heated huts during your day. Have a great ski!

PURCHASE A RIGHT OF ACCESS OR A PASSPORT ONLINE

TRAILS MAP

see trail report

Daily fees

Day Evening
Adult $10 $3
18 years and younger Free
80 years and older Free

Cross-country ski passes

Annual pass

(Including all the sports of the Bec-Scie)

$100
10-visit pass Adult $75
5-visit pass Adult $40
 Taxes included.

Cross-country trails

Trail Round trip distance Level of difficulty
Le Wouf Wouf 4 km Trail for harnessed canine sports
La Boudreault 3 km Easy
La Tipi 3 km Easy
Le Héron 5 km Easy
La Mi-parcours 10 km Intermediate
La Crève coeur 12.5 km Intermediate
La Bernache 15 km Difficult
Le Huard 20 km Difficult

*The Family Trail is lighted and open from Thursday to Saturday until 9:00 pm.

Snowshoeing

For an enchanting day of snowshoeing, Bec-Scie is the place to be in Saguenay. You will pass through an impressive natural corridor between two walls of rock that rise on both sides. Breathtaking! Feel free to take a break in our heated huts. Four trails are specially groomed for snowshoeing.

PURCHASE A RIGHT OF ACCESS OR A PASSPORT ONLINE

SNOWSHOE TRAILS MAP

see trail report

Daily fees

Adult $4
Group (20 or more persons) $2.75 each
18 years and younger Free
80 years and older Free

Season’s pass

Individual $27

Annual Passport (All sports except cross-country skiing)

Individual $45
Taxes included.

Fatbike

In the winter at Bec-Scie, mountain bike enthusiasts can enjoy a sport that is gaining popularity: the fatbike. These oversized tire bikes are suitable for riding in the snow on specially designed tracks. The Bec-Scie outdoor center offers two trails for a total of 4.2 km. Welcome to fatbike lovers!

PURCHASE A RIGHT OF ACCESS OR A PASSPORT ONLINE

TRAILS MAP

see trail report

Daily fees

Adult $4
Group (20 or more persons) $2.75 each
18 years and younger Free
80 years and older Free
Rental of a fatbike $ 25 + taxes for half a day

Season’s pass

Individual $27
Taxes included.

Dog Sports

For lovers of winter canine sports, Bec-Scie has a 2 km track for the practice of skijoring or kicksledding. Who says your canine athlete does not like winter?

PURCHASE A RIGHT OF ACCESS OR A PASSPORT ONLINE

trails map

Daily fees

Adult $4
Group (20 people or more ) $2.75 each
18 years and younger Free
80 years and older Free

Season’s pass

Individual $27
Taxes included.
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Jack Rabbit Cross Country Ski School

Floating registrations are open for Jack Rabbit cross-country ski lessons at the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center in January 2021. Lessons are aimed at children aged 5 to 12 and are free!

Important: Classes will only take place if Saguenay — Lac Saint Jean goes back down to the orange zone. In the red zone, lessons cannot take place. We take registrations in case the health situation is different in January 2021. If the lessons are held, they will take place entirely outside, theory and practice. Please dress your child accordingly.

registration

In the program:

  • improvement of cross-country skiing techniques
  • ascent and descent of slopes
  • relay
  • racing
  • course
  • games with new friends
  • social distancing respected

The lessons are given by a certified Ski de fond Québec trainer.

Equipment is provided for lessons and disinfected before and after use.

Lessons will take place every weekend from January to March. (The time will be confirmed to you by email)

Register online or at 418 697-5132 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Note that a deposit of $ 20 is required upon registration. This deposit is refunded after the session if the young person has been present at 60% of the sessions. You will have the possibility to transform your $ 20 into a Contact Nature membership card and benefit from the advantages granted to members. If the region remains in the red zone, your deposit will be fully refunded.

Questions? info@becscie.com

Photos taken before the Covid-19 pandemic.

Snowmobile Relay

Snowmobiling or quading in the Saguenay? Make a stop at the Bec-Scie Outdoor Center, where you will find a warm atmosphere and a good fire. Located near the provincial and regional tracks, our relay is a must on your way!

Operation of the Bec-Scie in red zone (FRENCH)

Operation of Bec-Scie in red zone (FRENCH)

  • Restaurant Convenience store with homemade food!
  • Bar No alcohol sold in the red zone
  • Bathroom (Controled access)
  • Dining room with fireplace: Maximum capacity to be respected in the red zone.
  • Rotation according to traffic
  • Parking Lots
  • Secure enclosure

View the snowmobile trail map

Yurt and shelter rental

Shack rental

Two shelters are available for the brave who dream of a two-day expedition in the forest of Bec-Scie. Go snowshoeing or cross-country skiing, and we take care of transporting your luggage to your shelter. Just think about having fun in the snow!

Fees

Bernache Shack 7,5 km)

4 beds

$ 110 for 2 nights
Huard  Shack (10 km)

6 beds

$ 150 for 2 nights
Baggage transport (Before 4 pm) $60

 

Taxes included.

Please note that even rented, shelters remain available for skiers and hikers on snowshoes who wish to warm themselves up.

Book now Conditions and instructions

Winter yurt

New!

Winter camping, but with more comfort? This is what we are offering with our three new rental yurts!

Photos to come!

1 night rental $ 120
2 nights and more rental $ 100 per night

Arrival: 2 p.m. Departure: noon.

Please note that the parking lot is 500 meters walk from the yurts.

Reservation coming for December 2020.

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Equipment rental

Rent sports equipment at Bec-Scie!

Free for 12 years old and under.

Covid-19: We ensure the disinfection of equipment!

Ski equipment $11
Poles $2
Skis or boots only $5.50
Snowshoes or climbing-irons $7
Hok Skis $10  (13-18 years old = free)
Fatbike (half day) $25 + taxes

 

Winter Services

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, certain services are modified or interrupted.

OPERATION OF THE BEC-SCIE IN RED ZONE (FRENCH)

OPERATION OF BEC-SCIE IN RED ZONE (FRENCH)

  • Restaurant-bar Converted into a convenience store with homemade food. No alcohol sold.
  • Changing rooms, showers and locker rental
  • Equipment rental (free for 12 years and under)
  • Waxing room
  • Parking
  • Secure fenced compound for quads and snowmobiles
  • Gas
  • Heated shelters with drinking water on the trails
  • Reception room rental
  • Daily trail grooming