Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook

Park and Recreational Centre

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This 50-m deep gorge can be observed from atop the world's longest suspended footbridge (169 m). It is surrounded by over 20 km of trails. Along one of the trails, admire a replica of a large circular barn typical of the Eastern Townships and a covered bridge. Admire a panoramic view of the Appalachian Mountains from the two observation towers. Various activities are offered year-round.

Activities and services

Services

  • Tourist signs

Access for people with restricted physical ability

  • Tourist and leisure companion

Schedule

  • Schedule  May to June 24: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; June 24 - Labour Day: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Labour Day - Nov.: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Rates

  • Rates  Variable according to activities.
  • Group rates available

Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing


Come discover our great snowshoeing trails and see nature at its best; cross meadows, streams, a sugarshack and deer.


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Features

  • Total length Snowshoeing Trails (km)  23 km
  • Number of Snowshoeing Trails  5
  • Loop  Yes
  • Arrival  400, rue Saint-Marc
  • Departure  400, rue Saint-Marc
  • Number of easy trails (Snowshoeing)  2
  • Number of difficult trails (Snowshoeing)  1
  • Number of intermediate trails (Snowshoeing)  2
  • Marked  Yes
  • Dogs permitted on leash  Yes

Services

  • Equipment rental (snowshoe)
  • Crampon rental  Yes
  • Heated relay station
  • Gift shop  Yes
  • Restaurant
  • Access to drinking water  Yes
  • Washrooms  Yes
  • Washrooms with changing tables  Yes
  • Accessible telephone  Yes
  • Reception and information staff  Yes
  • First aid  Yes
  • Parking  Yes
  • Downloadable trail map (URL address)   PDF
  • Trail maps available onsite  Yes

Accommodations

  • Cabins  Yes
  • Number of cabins  2

Schedule

  • Hours  Monday to Friday : 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday : 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rates

  • Rates  Adult : $4 taxes included, child : $3.50 taxes included
  • Access fee
  • Payment options  Cash, Visa, Master Card, Interac

Hiking networks


Crossing the Coaticook gorge at a height of 50 metres, the suspended bridge is the major attraction at Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook. Along the three loops that vary between 3 and 10 km, you’ll come across two observation towers, a cave, a dam, a working hydro-electric plant, waterfalls, a round barn, a flower garden, not to mention the majestic Coaticook River gorge. Take advantage of its amazing landscapes to enjoy a picnic with your family, take a romantic stroll, or share unforgettable moments with friends. Ask about our trail activities!



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Features

  • Arrival  Entrance of the Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook
  • Departure  Entrance of the Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook
  • Total length (km)  20
  • Loop
  • Marked
  • Number of trails  3
  • Difficulty level: Difficult
  • Difficulty level: Intermediate
  • Difficulty level: Easy
  • Dogs permitted on leash
  • Characteristics  In the heart of the Coaticook river valley. The world’s longest suspended footbridge. Historical paths.

Services

  • Access to drinking water
  • Picnic areas
  • Snack bar
  • Parking
  • Gift shop
  • Accessible telephone
  • Washrooms
  • Washrooms with changing tables
  • Children's play area
  • Reception and information staff
  • Trail patrol
  • First aid
  • Hiking equipment rental
  • Downloadable trail map (URL address)  Trail map
  • Trail maps available onsite

Accommodations

  • Campsites
  • Number of campsites  178
  • Cabins
  • Number of cabins  2

Schedule

  • Seasonal
  • Hours  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rates

  • Rates  Adult: $7.50. Child: $4.50
  • Paid admission
  • Payment options  Visa, Mastercard, debit card, cash

Horseback Riding


The Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook offers educational horseback riding excursions of one or two hours in the heart of the park. Take a ramble around the mountain, through the woods and across the fields. See our white-tailed deer and do a bit of bird-watching.


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Activities

  • Summer riding
  • Sleigh ride
  • Summer camp

Services

  • Restaurant
  • Lodging

Awards and mentions

  • Awards and/or Mentions  Aventure Écotourisme Québec

Mountain biking


Mountain bike enthusiasts, come enjoy the Parc de la Gorge with its 20.5 km of trails for all levels of difficulty. From beginner, intermediate and expert levels, climbs and descents offer several challenges. Recognized by mountain bikers, discover three loops of pure pleasure with panoramic views that will take your breath away. Bike rental available.


Tube Sliding


Wonderful location to spend time with the family. Two slopes with lifts, snowshoeing and skating. Open during winter, weekends and holidays. Sliding by reservation on week days.


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Camping Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook
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Wooded, calm and enchanting. This campground is the ideal place for your stay in the Coaticook area. Outdoor pool, hiking, horseback riding and fishing are sure to make your stay ......

Maps and nearest interest points

Nearby:
Parc de la Gorge de Coaticook
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