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Summits Circuit

The "Summits Circuit" gives enthusiasts the opportunity to travel a large part of the Monts-Valin territory thanks to the access to a series of five mountains, all with exceptional, breathtaking views over the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region.

This is a 380km (236mi) long snowmobile itinerary.

Description of the five summits

Mont Victor-Tremblay
  • Altitude: 780 m (2 535 feet)
  • Sector: Le Valinouët ski resort
  • Visual field: 360 degrees
  • Panorama: North of the Monts Valin, Saguenay valley (west), Lake Saint-Jean
  • Distance from a federated snowmobile trail: 3 km (Trans-Québec trail no. 93)
  • Summit access: Easy

Pic du lac du Syndicat

  • Altitude: 800 m (2 600 feet)
  • Sector: Bras-de-l'enfer River
  • Visual field: 360 degrees
  • Panorama: Great view of the region with the Monts Valin profiled
  • Distance from a federated snowmobile trail: 1.5 km (Bras-de-l'enfer local trail)
  • Summit access: Easy

Pic du lac Boivin

  • Altitude: 900 m (2 925 feet)
  • Sector: Jalobert Lake
  • Vuisual field: 270 degrees
  • Panorama: Beautiful view of the north sector of the Monts Valin and the entire Jalobert lake area
  • Distance from a federated snowmobile trail: 6 km (Trans-Québec trail no. 93)
  • Summit access: Very easy

Le Dos de cheval

  • Altitude: 770 m (2 502 feet)
  • Sector: Bras-Louis River
  • Visual field: 270 degrees
  • Panorama: Great view over the region
  • Distance from a federated snowmobile trail: 6 km (Bras-Louis local trail)
  • Summit access: Very easy, not deemed

Monts "Sainte-Marguerite"

  • Altitude: 920 m (2 955 feet)
  • Sector: Sainte-Marguerite River Valley
  • Visual field: 270 degrees
  • Panorama: Fantastic view of the eastern Monts Valin, Sainte-Marguerite River Valley and the Lower Saguenay (fjord)
  • Distance from a federated snowmobile trail: 9 km (Trans-Québec trail no. 93)
  • Summit acces: Very easy

 

 

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