Nature is good for us, it's scientifically proven. This summer, don't look for happiness elsewhere: it's right here in our vast forests, on our lakes and rivers, on our trails and summits. Yes, happiness is in Quebec, whether you explore it on foot, by bike, in a canoe, in a kayak or on a paddleboard, on a climbing trail, via ferrata or even zipline. Happiness is here, in the open air. Let's savour it in large doses!

Micro-adventures and outdoor stays throughout Quebec

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Because it's good to be free, to escape into the great outdoors, to disconnect from your daily life and (re)connect with nature... Discover or rediscover a state of Zen in the great outdoors and take advantage of the various micro-adventures and outdoor activities offered throughout Quebec. Whether you're travelling with family, friends or your sweetheart, and whether you're a beginner or an expert, you can count on the more than 200 accredited businesses and 65 regional parks that are there to guide you and provide a safe experience.

Eco-friendly activities for tourism that is more sustainable

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Quebec invites you to enjoy its amazing natural spaces on countless mountains, plains, lakes and rivers. Appreciate the great natural wealth of the province by choosing tourism businesses offering ecotourism activities that will have a real impact on the sustainable economic development of the community. Discover wildlife and flora that flourishes in synch with local communities.

Explore thanks to water sports

With thousands of lakes and rivers in Quebec, it's no wonder that water sports are so popular! Discover outdoor activities to suit all tastes and for the whole family: rafting, SUP, surfing, sailing, sea kayaking, canoeing, snorkeling, kite surfing and much more! Take a trip down the most beautiful rivers, go whale-watching, surf the eternal waves off the shores of Montreal, swim close to the seals or go on a special expedition. Since happiness is on the water, choose your dock, then set off!

Discover Quebec’s network of regional parks

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Quebec's regional parks cover more than 2,000 km2 of exceptional natural spaces and offer hundreds of kilometres of trails for your outdoor activities. Plenty of room to play outside! Explore the surprisingly generous nature of the regional parks. They are perfect places for hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, kayaking and fishing, and some have playgrounds, and interpretation centres. Regional parks offer a natural environment for healthy and accessible outdoor activities.

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