Eeyou Istchee Baie-james
WACHIYA! Welcome to Eeyou Istchee Baie-James, a true playground of 350,000 km2 (135,135 mi.2) with an abundance of snow, limitless landscapes, and an amazing diversity of culture and wildlife! Ride over 1,100 km (680 mi.) of well-groomed trails through the vast peacefulness of the boreal forest, for a unique escape. Whether observing hundreds of caribou around Radisson, or visiting different native communities to discover authentic Cree culture, Eeyou Istchee Baie-James is a destination that offers an exciting and exhilarating experience for snowmobilers. This easily accessible northern region is renowned for the warm welcome of its people, and offers an unmatched quality of trails, and a winter season that lasts until April!
5200 km of trail
Want to sleep in a traditionnal accommodation the kichiihchaaukimikw? Combine your snowmobile trip with a traditional cree experience that features comfort, authenticity and memorable discoveries.
The biggest natural lake in Quebec is in our backyard! Come see for yourself.
Our winters are constant year after year, providing an exceptional quality of snow. Trails are always well groomed by enthusiastic and seasoned snowmobilers from our snowmobile clubs!
The Conqueror tour
For the serious snowmobilers, this 1600 km (994 miles) loop connects our region to our neighbors in Abitibi-Témiscamingue and Saguenay Lac-Saint-Jean for the adventure of a life time.
The antique snowmobiles are stealing the show at this event! Whether to participate / attend the cross-country or the President’s ride, all members of the family will find a way to enjoy this 52th edition.
Dancing in the sky : Northern lights
Mother Nature can offer the best shows! An amalgam of colors animates the skies for a majestic performance.
Cree Nation of Oujé-Bougoumou
Why not spending some time to visit the Cree Nation of Oujé-Bougoumou by the snowmobile tracks and discover a unique cultural village on the shores of Lac Opémiska? You’ll discover a beautiful architecture!
A fairytale landscape
One thing is sure, you’ll have great snow conditions! Admire the beauty of the boreal forest and it’s trees covered of snow all around you !
A stop at the Marina
After a long ride of snowmobile in amazing snow conditions, take some time to relax and stop at Le Centre villégiature Marina de Chibougamau for a well-deserved stop and a sublime view of Chibougamau lake.
Annual trail permit
Annual trail permits are sold by local clubs or online by FCMQ.
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Starting at $100 CAD
GÎTE DE LA BELLE RIVIÈRE
Starting at $58 CAD
Starting at $61.50 CAD
Hôtel Motel Nordic
Starting at $89 CAD
Centre de villégiature Marina Chibougamau
Starting at $90 CAD
Motel du Lac
Starting at $96.95 CAD