Centre-du-Québec – Chaudière-Appalaches

With over 4,000 km (2,485 mi.) of snowmobile trails, the Centre-du-Québec and Chaudière–Appalaches regions have wonderful features that are greatly appreciated by snowmobile enthusiasts. Take the opportunity to make loop or daisy-shaped trips, without ever having to ride the same trail twice. See a unique variety of landscapes, including maple forests, the St. Lawrence River plain, valleys, and the Appalachians mountains, with peaks offering breathtaking views of the area and surrounding villages. Outstanding services and great hospitality, with a wide range of quality accommodations and restaurants at reasonable prices! Their quality trails are maintained by devoted volunteers, who work hard to offer you a unique experience.

3 Trails

4000 km of trail

44 Lodging

2 snowmobile rentals

1 Events

Loop or daisy-shaped trips

With 4,000 km of snowmobile trails, the snowmobilers can make loop or daisy-shaped trips without ever riding the same trail twice. This unique opportunity makes it possible to always stay in the same area.

The view on the William Lake

Between Plessisville and Saint-Ferdinand, make a detour of a few kilometres from the trail Trans-Québec 25 and take a moment to observe the William Lake. Enjoy its hospitality and take a few amazing shots.

Mount Saint-Magloire

Offering a 360-degree view, this 916-meter high observatory is located on the trail 549 in the Massif du Sud regional park. You will observe United States, St. Lawrence river, beautiful villages, wind turbines and more.

Mount Midi

Located on the peak of the Massif du Sud ski center on trail 547, this observation tower offer a view at an altitude of 915 meters. You will enjoy the climb of the mount and the view on the Massif du Sud regional park.

The covered bridge of Notre-Dames-des-Pins

Built in 1929, with a lenght of 154,5 meters, it is the longest covered bridge in the province of Quebec. The trail Trans-Québec 55 crosses this bridge for the pleasure of snowmobilers.

Deer observation

On the trails Trans-Québec 25 and 75 near Armstrong/Saint-Théophile and on the trail Trans-Québec 65 between Norbertville and Saint-Fortunat, you will observe an incredible number of deers.

Discovery of a variety of landscapes and villages

Exploring the trails, snowmobilers will enjoy beautiful villages and unique landscapes characterized by maple forests, the St. Lawrence River plain, valleys, and the Appalachians with mountain peaks offering breathtaking views.

Footbridge of the Bulstrode River

This 700-foot long footbridge was built in an urban area, offering to snowmobile and ATV drivers the opportunity to cross the Bulstrode River and have an incredible view on the reserve.


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Friendly Expedition
280 Km

In Between

Departure from Lac William

Snowmobile itinerary of 132 miles through the mountains linking the cities of Saint-Ferdinand, Thetford Mines and Dosquet. You will discover the two regions of Centre-du-Québec and Chaudière-Appalaches.

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Curious Exploration
216 Km

The Appalachian Foothills

Departure from Victoriaville

Explore the region’s mountainous terrain. This 216 km (124 miles) route is perfect for snowmobilers seeking winter-wonderland landscapes and snowy trails.

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Curious Exploration
355 Km

Sugar Bush Trails

Departure from Lac Etchemin

Discover this snowmobile itinerary that goes into many sugar bushes and across the Appalachian Mountains. You will also cross two regional parks.

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Trail permits

Annual trail permit

Annual trail permits are sold by local clubs or online by FCMQ.

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Lodging offers

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Starting at $69.50 CAD

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton


Starting at $115 CAD

Hébergement Massif du Sud


Starting at $59.50 CAD

Hôtel historique route 66


Starting at $55 CAD

Econo Lodge Inn & Suites


Starting at $60 CAD

Écono Lodge Lévis


Starting at $85 CAD

Four Points By Sheraton Lévis


Starting at $50 CAD

Hôtel Bernières


Starting at $67 CAD

Hôtel Centre-Ville


Starting at $70 CAD

Hôtel L'Oiselière - Lévis


Starting at $92 CAD

Hôtel L'Oiselière - Montmagny


Snowmobile rentals

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Starting at $79 CAD



Starting at $79 CAD

Chalets & Villégiature de la Rivière Daaquam


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