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Sentier des Escarpements

Parc national du Mont-Mégantic

This hiking trail offers spectacular attractions: cliffs, narrow faults, overhanging rocks, giant boulders, luxuriant moss and lichens, breathtaking views. The vicinity of the most imposing mountains gives an unexpected view of the trail: a spectacular high angle-view. Admire the huge mountainsides and the stunning view of the valley of the Ruisseau de la Montagne - mountain stream - of which the trail is interrupted by waterfalls. In addition, the view being oriented within the park’s territory, the mountainous nature of this protected area is all the more noticeable!

Departure

Franceville Welcome centre

520, chemin de Franceville, Scotstown

Technical specifications

Length : 6.4 km

Time : 3h

Loop

Altitude : 650 m

Drop : 190 m

Difficulty : Intermediate

  • Spring, summer, fall
  • Winter Walk

  • Snowshoeing
  • Accessible in sport stroller
  • Accessible by wheelchair
  • In the mountain (with top)
  • In the forest, little rough
  • Urban
  • Interpretation of nature
  • Dogs permitted
Number of camping platforms on this trail
  • 0
Number of campsites on this trail
  • 0
Number of shelters on this trail
  • 0
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