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Spas and health care
Just a few minutes from the mountain, three Nordic baths offer a relaxing outstanding after a day at the mountain. Share that moment with your family, friends or spouse and enjoy the benefits of alternating hot/cold. Massotherapy and body care are also offered.
A few steps from the slopes and the Mont-Sainte-Anne Cross-Country Ski Center, relax in the aromatic steam bath, the Finnish sauna, the outdoor spa, the bracing rain and the Nordic waterfall.
Spa des neiges
In front of the St. Lawrence river, this thermal spa awaits you with its whirlpools, hammam, Finnish sauna and of course, its incredible view on l’Île-d’Orléans.
All season, the paragliding school Aerostyle brings you through the summit of Mont-Sainte-Anne by the gondola. From the top of the west side and on a vertical drop of 2050 feet, feel the unique sensation of flying and enjoy the breathtaking view on the St. Lawrence River, the Côte-de-Beaupré and the Laurentians!
With a qualified instructor, make a two-seater flight during 10 to 15 minutes and admire the magnificient panorama. Starting at $100, taxes are not included and gondola rate applicable depending the season.
At the bottom of Mont-Sainte-Anne, Canyoning-Québec offers, from December to March, an exclusive experience of canyoning in North America! Learn the techniques of ice canyoning in repelling down the spectacular and frozen Jean-Larose fall and discover the magnificient scenery around you. Summer descent of Jean-Larose waterfall is also available.
- Lenght: 3-4 hours
- Schedule: 9am
- Level: beginner
- Including: professional guide, helmet, harness, crampons, rope material progress and mountain boots rental
Les Secrets Nordiques operates 7 days a week at the base of the Mt Sainte Anne resort. They offer a wide range of winter activities for all age, to be done alone, with your family or with a group. Friendly dogs and professional guides work together to give you the opportunity to live a breathtaking experience in a sublime winter environment.
Included in all packages:
- Briefing with the guides (30 minutes)
- Dog sledding ride (60 minutes)
- Guided visit of the sled dog village (30 minutes)
- Snack with hot chocolate and coffee
- Blankets for comfort and warmth of the passengers and rental warm gear (boots, water pants and winter jacket)
Dog sledding for 2
With a partner, experiment dogsled ride on the trails and lead your own team of 6 Huskys. This 2-hour activity starts at 9am, 11:30am or 2pm everyday. Groups of 15 people with professionnal guides.
VIP dog sledding
Let the guide him drive your sled, sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery. This 2-hour activity starts at 9am, 11:30am and 2pm.
Discover what life is like for our pack of 65 friendly dogs. Come and witness this rich micro-society and the relationship it has with the humans caring for its members. 30 minutes tour for everyone, no booking needed, at 4pm everyday. ($5 per person/ $ 10 per family).
Unique in the region
Mont-Sainte-Anne also runs a traditional sugar shack in one of her family trails, La Pichard. A major success with the young ones [and youngs at heart], you can cut your run in half, stop off at the shack and grab a tasty treat, traditional hot maple taffy, served on a bed of fresh snow and scooped up with wooden sticks.
The Sugar Shack in generally open all weekends and 7 days a week during Spring Breaks and Holidays. Please consult our Daily Snow Report to know if it is running the day of your visit.
One of the well-kept secrets at Mont-Sainte-Anne
Located at the base of the mountain in the Touristic Village, the museum showcases various documents and objects related to the history of skiing in Québec. Discover a thrilling story and go back in time!
- Free access
- Open all winter season, from Thursday to Sunday, from 1pm to 3:45pm
- Booking mandatory for groups only.
Ice rink at the foot of the mountain
Located at the base of the mountain and in front of the Sports Alpins shop, the ice rink offers a breathtaking view on the mountain. It’s definitly a great place to try ice skating with friends or family! Also, enjoy the firepit located just beside the ice rink, offering an exceptional atmosphere. Free access. Rental equipment available at the Sports Alpins boutique, located at the base of the mountain, in front of the ice rink.
Please take note that the ice rink is open at night only with night skiing is operating (from Wednesday to Saturday inclusively).
The sanctuary of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré Basilica, which celebrated its 350 years in 2008, is located less than 8km from Mont-Sainte-Anne and is one of the oldest pilgrimage sites in North America. With more than one and a half million pilgrims and visitors every year, this place is only a few minutes away from the Mont-Sainte-Anne resort and is a must-see for any history, religion and culture followers.