17 August 2020

Top 5 activities to try at least once in La Jacques-Cartier

Sometimes it’s good to get out of your comfort zone. Here are 5 activities you should try at least once in your life. Thrills guaranteed!

Here are 5 activities to try at least once in La Jacques-Cartier

Mountain biking

You might feel like you’re too old, too young, or too out of shape to go mountain biking. Good news ! Empire 47 is the perfect place to learn, since it offers a mountain biking school for kids aged 3 to 17 and private or semi-private classes for adults. You can also choose to hone your skills with themed clinics for adults or teens.

Once you’re comfortable racing down the slopes, go wild at the Sentiers du Moulin. More than 40 km of singletrack trails await you. Bonus: there are bike rentals available.


Soak in the beauty of nature on a paddleboard. SUP Québec or La Plage will help you master this activity with your family.

You can also try paddleboarding at Station touristique Duchesnay or Jacques-Cartier National Park. Have fun and discover a new sport! Rentals are available.


Rafting is for everyone, whether you’re a little kid or part of a group of friends in search of an adventure. Race down the Rivière Jacques-Cartier on a riverboard or raft with New Wave Expeditions.

What better way to go on a larger-than-life adventure and make incredible memories ?

Rock climbing

Listen to the call of the rocks and give outdoor rock climbing a try ! Passion Escalade is there to help, whether you’re a total newbie or a veteran looking to push their limits.

The team of passionate instructors will guide you in complete safety as you enjoy an unforgettable experience in nature.

Village Vacances Valcartier

Enjoy an experience that’s truly out of the ordinary at Village Vacances Valcartier.

With its 35 waterslides, 2 lazy rivers, and legendary wave pool, the Village Vacances Valcartier is a spot you won’t want to miss. Dive in head first and enjoy a fun-filled day with family and friends !

So what are you waiting for ? Discover all the other activities offered in La Jacques-cartier region.