La Jacques-Cartier, the largest playground 20 minutes away from Quebec city.

La Jacques-Cartier is an inspiring, authentic region filled with natural beauty. Sometimes hilly, sometimes downright mountainous, dotted with lakes and rivers, and covered in trees and forests, this huge region is growing and becoming ever more vibrant.

The Jacques-Cartier region is home to 9 municipalities: Sainte-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier, Fossambault-sur-le-Lac, Lac-Saint-Joseph, Shannon, Lac-Delage, Sainte-Brigitte-de-Laval, Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Lac-Beauport, and Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury.

From small local businesses to major attractions, the region offers a wide variety of accommodations; sports and cultural activities of all kinds; and a cornucopia of mouth-watering restaurants, bakeries, and more.

This uniquely stunning place is the perfect destination for an unforgettable family vacation in any season. Lovers of the great outdoors will have the time of their lives when they escape to this giant natural playground, which is packed with plenty of exciting activities to try. La Jacques-Cartier welcomes you with open arms into its world of a thousand possibilities.

La Jacques-Cartier is a great place to live or to vacation.

Visit the MRC de la Jacques-Cartier website

How to get there

By car :  Google Route
By public transit : Clic here
By shuttle: Quatre-Natures offers a shuttle service to Jacques-Cartier National Park
By bike :  The cycling path Corridor des Cheminots begins in Quebec city and gets to the Vélopiste Jacques-Cartier/Portneuf