Information - Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs - Tourist Establishments - Sépaq

Auberge de montagnedes Chic‑Chocs

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Open in the winter

Location

Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs lies 55 km south of Sainte-Anne-des-Monts on the territory of Réserve faunique de Matane on the Gaspé Peninsula.

MontréalQuébecMont-JoliMataneNew Richmond
Sainte-Anne-des-Monts Office
(Hôtel & Cie)
713 km 490 km 148 km 85 km 155 km

 

Access and Operating Period

Operating Period

  • Summer season:
    • July 4 to September 13, 2018
    • July 5 to September 13, 2019
  • Winter season:
    • December 27, 2018, to April 1, 2019 (closed from January 7 to 16, 2019)
    • December 27, 2019, to March 30, 2020 (closed from January 6 to 16, 2020)

How to Get There

First make your way to our seaside reception office in Sainte-Anne-des-Monts located at 90, boulevard Sainte-Anne Ouest, Sainte-Anne-des-Monts (Québec) G4V 1R3, in Hôtel & Cie. From there, we will take you to the Lodge.

The Auberge is accessible only with our transportation service according to a fixed schedule (subject to change):

  • Winter: departures at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • Summer: departure at 3 p.m.

If you have not already indicated your preference when you booked by phone, or if you have booked online, please contact us as soon as possible at 1-800-665-3091. Otherwise, your departure time will be confirmed two weeks before your stay.

If you're running late, please contact the Sainte-Anne-des-Monts reception office to let us know.

By car

From Montréal, take Highway 20 East. In Bas-Saint-Laurent, Highway 20 becomes Route 132 East. In Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, a sign beside Route 132 (at Hôtel & Cie) indicates the location of the reception office.

By train

The VIA Rail train does not go directly to Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, but there's a possibility to go to Mont-Joli. With several departures and returns par week, the train allows you to travel comfortably at night. Please note that the trip from the train station to the Sainte-Anne-des-Monts reception office is your responsibility. You can take a taxi or rent a car. For information, call 1 888 VIA RAIL (1 888 842-7245).

By bus

Orléans Express

By plane

Air Canada Jazz :
From Montreal and Québec City to Mont-Joli
For information: 1 888 422-7533 or www.aircanada.com

Pascan Aviation
From Saint-Hubert and Québec City to Mont-Joli
For information: 1 888 313-8777 or www.pascan.com

The ride from the airport to the Cap-Chat reception office is your responsibility. You can take a taxi or rent a car.

Nearby Accommodation

Depending on your means of transportation, you might need to stay in the region before going on to the lodge, or do so after your visit. Here are some establishments in which you can enjoy discounts.

Hôtel & Cie

Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs customers can get a 10% discount on their accommodation. Certain conditions apply. For information: 1 855 963-3321.

Riôtel Matane

Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs customers can get a 15% discount on their stay at the hotel. Certain conditions apply. For information: 1 888 427-7374. Find out more (in French only)

Valmont plein air

Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs customers can get a 15% discount on cabin stays. Certain conditions apply. For information: 418 786-1355.

Arrival at the Sainte-Anne-des-Monts Reception Office

The agent at the Sainte-Anne-des-Monts reception office will explain the day's schedule. He or she will confirm your registration for one of the day's departures, this having been earlier arranged at the time of reservation. When it's time to leave, you'll take a seat in the minibus for a lift to the Lodge. In the winter, the last of the trip is made in a Snowcat. That's when the adventure begins!

Arrival at Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs

When you arrive, the innkeeper and his team will be there to greet you. After the tour of the lodge and its running, you are free to make a short course before the first meal.

A Stay at the Lodge

With the help of the guides, you can plan your activities in total safety and make the choices that most appeal to you. Several outdoor facilities are available on site. At your convenience, you can explore the Lodge's surroundings or opt for guided activities.

Note

Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs is not a Québec National Park. The Annual Québec National Parks Card is not valid for admission to this establishment.


Services

  • The service of experienced guides is included for certain activities
  • Multipurpose room (meetings, yoga, etc.)
  • Sauna (open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.)
  • Outdoor spa (open from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.)
  • Boutique

Note that there's no laundromat service available at the lodge.

Free equipment available during your stay (varies with the seasons):

  • Two-way radio
  • Territory map
  • Document describing the Chic-Chocs territory
  • Thermos
  • Telescopic poles (hiking, snowshoeing)
  • Kona Mountain bike, Cinder Cone model (conventional pedals or Shimano SPD-959)
  • ARVA beeper (device to locate avalanche victims)
  • Snowshoes
  • Alpine touring gear (boots, skis and climbing skins)
  • Hok skis
  • Splitboard (6)

Contact Information

For all bookings, modifications, or cancellations, please call us at
1-800-665-6527.

Mailing Address (reception office):
Hôtel & Cie

90, boulevard Sainte-Anne Ouest, bureau 101
Sainte-Anne-des-Monts (Québec)  G4V 1R3

Telephone : 1 800 665-3091

auberge.chicchocs@sepaq.com

GPS coordinates (reception office in Sainte-Anne-des-Monts):
49° 07' 29.5'' N
66° 29' 18.7" W

Important

The Lodge is a non-smoking establishment.

At the Lodge, all cell phones are out of range.

Pets

Pets are not allowed in the Auberge de montagne des Chic-Chocs, except guide dogs and service dogs. Condition and regulation

Using drones

In order to minimize the impact on wildlife and on the customer experience, Sépaq does not allow recreational drone use at the establishments it manages. Find out more

Nearby attractions

A Sea of Mountains

Imagine a place with a permanent backdrop of mountains. In the dining room, on the balconies in your room, on a hike... Sometimes stretching as high as 1,000 metres into the sky, they mirror the equally spectacular deep valleys. Everywhere the air is pure and the silence intact...and your change of scenery guaranteed.

More Moose Than People

On this vast almost virgin territory, there is a rare diversity of plant and animal life. Caribou, white-tailed deer and moose...Be attentive: there's a very good chance you'll see them. The plants are also surprising. From dense fir stands to sparse stretches of tundra, the species vary with the landscape.

Chute Hélène Waterfall

The 50-metre-high Chute Hélène waterfall plunges into a basin of crystal-clear water. You can admire it from the Lodge and relax while listening to its song...

Documentation

Visitors' Guide Careful by nature

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