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Winter

Driver option
Driver option

Dog sledding excursion

Half-day

An unforgettable forest expedition with a team of Alaskan du Nord inc. sled dogs and passionate guides attentive to your every need. You will be surrounded by incredible winter landscapes, mountains, valleys and frozen lakes; a unique experience whether you are solo, with family, or in a group.

Driver option

New! It is now possible to drive your dog sled, like a real musher! Driver customers will receive instructions from guides and will be able to direct a sled without passengers. 

First Nations Animation Option

Combine your dog sled activity with an animation on the theme of First Nations culture! You will spend a warm moment in a tepee with an intepreter of autochthon origin, who will share the culture and traditions of First Nations. 

Prices 

  Adult passenger

Adulte diver

(18 years old and over)

Child

(8 years old and under)

Dog sledding only $105  $130  $52,50 
Dog sledding and et First Nations animation $145  $170 $72,50 

Taxes not included.

Difficulty level

  • Easy  for people sitting.
  • Intermediate to difficult for drivers. Requires good reflexes and a good physical condition.

Required equipment

Winter boots, warm socks, insulating underwear, mittens, toques, scarf and full snow suit (coat and pants). It is very important to be warmly dressed to enjoy the activity.

Note that this activity will be offered by the company Alaskan du Nord inc.

Family ice fishing
Family ice fishing

Ice fishing initiation

Half-day

Experience ice fishing on the Saguenay Fjord! In the company of a guide, explore ice fishing techniques on one of the world’s largest ice fishing villages.

Price: $100 + taxes

Minimum 3 people and maximum 10 people.

Included:

  • Guide for 3 hours
  • 2 fishing equipments

Options: 

Additional guidance hour $30 
Fishing cabin with heater $160 
Portable tent $40
Tent heater $20 
$10
Dinner $20 per person

Taxes not included.

Difficulty level: Easy

Required clothing: You must wear winter sportswear in order to be comfortable during the activity. Wear warm boots, insulating underpants, mittens, hats and full snow suit (coat and pants).

Feel free to bring a pair of spare gloves and one or two additional long-sleeved vests in your backpack. On the ice, it can be very cold and have high winds. Better too much than not enough!

Passe-du-Matelot
Passe-du-Matelot

Snowshoeing

Half-day

Treat yourself to a guided snowshoe hike through the boreal forest. Come and see the Passe-du-Matelot and its spectacular scenery. You will cross an impressive natural corridor between two walls of rock that rise around you. Our four specially designed trails will wrap you in a magical world.

Duration: 3 hours.

Price: $31/adult and $15.50/child

Taxes not included.

Snowshoes included.

Minimum of 4 adults per departure.

Difficulty level: Easy to intermediate. It is suitable for people who walk regularly. It is important to have a good physical condition. We must also consider the amounts of snow and the weather. 

Height difference: Average level

Distance: 4 km

Required equipment: You must wear winter sportswear to be comfortable during your hike. Wear warm boots, insulating underpants, mittens, scarf and full snow suit (coat and pants).

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Dog ​​sledding

Full day

The full day of dog sledding with Alaskandu Nord inc. will charm you! Once in the forest, you will stop with your dogs to have a picnic in this enchanting setting. This hike with experienced guides will certainly remain etched in your memory.

Driver option

New! It is now possible to drive your dog sled, like a real musher! Driver customers will receive instructions from guides and will be able to direct a sled without passengers. 

First Nations Animation Option

Combine your dog sled activity with an animation on the theme of First Nations culture! You will spend a warm moment in a tepee with an interpreter of autochthon origin, who will share the culture and traditions of First Nations. 

Prices 

  Adult passenger

Adulte diver

(18 years old and over)

Child

(8 years old and under)

Dog sledding only $230  $300  $115 
Dog sledding and et First Nations animation $270  $320 $135 

Dinner in the forest included. Taxes not included.

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Difficulty level

  • Easy  for people sitting.
  • Intermediate to difficult for drivers. Requires good reflexes and a good physical condition.

Required equipment

Winter boots, warm socks, insulating underwear, mittens, toques, scarf and full snow suit (coat and pants). It is very important to be warmly dressed to enjoy the activity.

Note that this activity will be offered by the company Alaskan du Nord inc.

Nice catch in a rented fishing cabin!
Nice catch in a rented fishing cabin!

Ice fishing cabin rental

Full day

Want a day of ice fishing? Okwari adventures offers you cabins on the Saguenay fjord for rent!

Price : $160 + taxes

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Included:

  • Fishing cabin
  • Heater
  • 2 fishing equipments

Options: 

Guide for the morning $100 
Guide for the day $175 
Portable tent $40
Tent heater $20
Additional fishing rod $10
Dinner $20 per person

Taxes not included.

Difficulty level: Easy to intermediate

Required clothing: Warm boots, underwear and insulating underpants, mittens, scarf and full snow suit. Feel free to bring a pair of spare gloves and one or two additional long-sleeved vests in your backpack. On the ice, it can be very cold and have high winds. Better too much than not enough!

Snowshoeing at the edge of the canyon
Snowshoeing at the edge of the canyon

Dog sledding and snowshoeing

Full day

This option will introduce you to two traditional means of transportation! Spend the day in beautiful winter landscapes with snowshoeing and dog sledding (Alaskan North) with our winter-loving guides.

Driver option

New! It is now possible to drive your dog sled, like a real musher! Driver customers will receive instructions from guides and will be able to direct a sled without passengers. 

First Nations Animation Option

Combine your dog sled activity with an animation on the theme of First Nations culture! You will spend a warm moment in a tepee with an interpreter of autochthon origin, who will share the culture and traditions of First Nations. 

Prices 

Adult passenger

Adulte diver

(18 years old and over)

Child

(8 years old and under)

$165 $190 $52,50

Taxes not included.

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Minimum 3 adults. Maximum 6 people.

Snowshoes included.

Difficulty level

Dog sledding:

  • Easy  for people sitting.
  • Intermediate to difficult for drivers. Requires good reflexes and a good physical condition.

Snowshoeing:

  • Easy to intermediate. It is suitable for people who walk regularly. It is important to have a good physical condition. We must also consider the amounts of snow and the weather.

Required equipment

Winter boots, warm socks, insulating underwear, mittens, toques, scarf and full snow suit (coat and pants). It is very important to be warmly dressed to enjoy the activity.

Note that this activity will be offered by the company Alaskan du Nord.

snowmobile saguenay
snowmobile saguenay

Ice fishing and snowmobiling

Full day

Browse the beautiful winter wonderland by snowmobile and get started on ice fishing! Your guide will take you to the most beautiful snowmobile trails and give you his best ice fishing tips.

Duration: 7 hours

Price:

Adult $415 
Child (5-12 years old) $315 

 

Taxes not included.

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7 people maximum.

Included:

  • guide
  • helmet and snowmobile suit
  • fishing equipments
  • Portable tent with propane heater
  • Dinner

Difficulty level: Easy to intermediate Requires good reflexes and a good physical condition.

Required equipment: You must wear winter sportswear to be comfortable during the activity. Warm boots, underwear and insulating underpants, mittens, toques, scarf, and full snow suit (coat and pants).

Snowmobiling
Snowmobiling

Snowmobiling

Full day

Follow the guide and enjoy a memorable snowmobile day. You will be able to admire the winter landscape of the region!

Duration: 7 hours

Included :

  • guide
  • dinner
  • Helmet and snowmobile suit

Price :

Adult  $365
Child (5-12 years old) $265 $

 

Taxes not included.

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Minimum 2 adults for a departure. Maximum 7 people.

Level of difficulty of the activity: Easy, intermediate Requires good reflexes.

Required equipment: You must wear warm clothing to be comfortable during the activity. Warm boots, warn socks, insulating undergarments, mittens, toques and scarves..

 

First Nations Animation

Activity only

Okwari Adventures invites you to spend some time with an interpreter of autochthon origin, who will share the culture of the First Nations. While warm in the tipi, you can let yourself be lulled by traditional tales and enjoy a freshly prepared forest tea. You will discover First Nations traditions and ancestral way of life. In an atmosphere of dialogue, you are invited to ask your questions and thus obtain a unique and authentic animation.

Duration: 45 minutes

Price: $50/adult and $33/child 8 years old and under.

Taxes not included.

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Groups of 20 people maximum.