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Winter

Dog sled tour
Dog sled tour

Dog-sledding excursion*

An unforgettable forest expedition with a team of Alaskan 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.

Duration: 3 hours

Cost: $95 per person – $47.50 per child (8 years old and under)

Included:

  • Guide
  • Hot drinks

Difficulty level: Easy to intermediate

Easy and no restrictions for people sitting.

Intermediate to difficult for people wishing to drive the sled. Requires good reflexes and a good physical condition.

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

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

snowshoe okwari aventures
snowshoe okwari aventures

Snowshoeing

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: 3.5 hours

Cost: $30 /person (minimum of 3 people 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, hats and scarves or neck warmers, full snow suit (coat and pants).

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Ice fishing initiation

An outdoor adventure that’s out of the ordinary! Accompanied by an experienced guide, you will explore the world of ice fishing at one of the world’s largest ice fishing villages. In a portable heated tent, you will discover secret places on the Saguenay Fjord.

Duration: 3.5 hours

Cost: $55/person (minimum of 3 people per departure)

Included:

  • Guide
  • Hot drinks
  • Portable tente
  • Propane heater
  • All necessary fishing equipment
  • Bait

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 scarves or neck warmers, 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!

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Full day of dogsledding* and snowshoeing

This option will introduce you to two ancestral conveyance! Spend the day in beautiful winter landscapes by snowshoeing and dog sledding with our winter-loving guides.

Duration: 7 hours

Fee : $120 per person – $60 per child (8 years and under)

Included:

  • Snowshoes
  • Entrance to the site
  • Guide
  • Lunch in the refuge

Difficulty level: Easy to intermediate

Dog sled*: Easy and no restrictions for people sitting. Intermediate to difficult for people wishing to drive the sled. Requires good reflexes and good physical condition.

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

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

Ice fishing
Ice fishing

Full day of ice fishing

Introduce yourself to ice fishing! Depending on the weather, your guide will take you fishing in tents and cabins, while giving his best ice fishing tips.

Duration : 7 hours

Cost : $180 /person (minimum of 2 people per departure)

Included:

  • entrance fee to the ice fishing site
  • guide
  • dinner
  • fishing cabin and portable tent with propane heater
  • fishing equipment 

Difficulty level: Easy to intermediate

Required clothing: Warm boots, underwear and insulating underpants, mittens, hats and scarves or neck warmers. 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!

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*Note that this activity will be offered to you in collaboration with the company Pêche Aventures Saguenay

snowmobile saguenay
snowmobile saguenay

Full day of ice fishing and snowmobiling

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

Fee: $375 per person (minimum of 3 people per departure)

Included:

  • guide
  • Entrance to the site
  • Cold weather clothing
  • Hot beverage
  • All necessary fishing equipment
  • Portable tent with propane heater
  • Lunch in the refuge

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.

Provided clothes: Warm boots, underwear and insulating underpants, mittens, hats and scarves or neck warmers, full snow suit (coat and pants).

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Full day of dog ​​sledding *

The full day of dog sledding with Alaskandu Nord will charm you with its native atmosphere. Once in the forest, you will stop to listen to your guides tell First Nations stories and to have a picnic in this enchanting setting. This hike with experienced guides will certainly remain etched in your memory.

Duration: 5 hours (4 hours of dogsledding and 1 hour of picnic in the forest)

Cost: $ 272 / person Minimum 2 people and maximum 4 people per departure.

Included:

  • hot beverage
  • guide
  • dinner in the forest

Level of difficulty of the activity: Easy and no restrictions for people sitting. Intermediate to difficult for people wishing to drive the sleigh. Requires good reflexes and good physical condition (a minimum of physical strength).

Required equipment: Full snow suit, warm boots, bottom and insulating undergarments, mittens, toques and scarves or neck warmers.

Reservation by phone at 418 697-5132 or by email.

* Note that this activity will be offered by Alaskan North.