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A Winter Road Trip Through Gaspésie

   |   By Callum Snape

Translated from the Mi’gmaq First Nations tongue, Gaspé means Land's End. My road trip around the Gaspé Peninsula began here, at the very tip of this beautiful region. The East Coast is renowned for heavy wet snow, but this was light and soft, just as good, if not better than the snow out west.

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Backcountry Skiing and Snowboarding in the Chic-Chocs

   |   By Jean-Pascal Côté

Do you love the grandeur of winter landscapes? Are you looking for a feeling of total freedom? Are you craving the adrenaline rush that comes with mountain activities? Then, backcountry skiing is made for you. And the Chic-Choc Mountains, in the Gaspésie region in Eastern Canada, are a true paradise for this.

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5 Days of Fun and Powder in Gaspésie

   |   By Taylor Burk

Coming from Western Canada with little prior knowledge of the region, I was pleasantly surprised to discover world-class alpine skiing. The underrated Gaspé Peninsula is the best powder skiing you will get east of the Rockies, which I got to experience first-hand during my five-day trip with fellow photographer Callum Snape.

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The St. Lawrence Tour in Photos

   |   By Le Québec maritime

Are you dreaming of exploring Bas-Saint-Laurent, Gaspésie and Côte-Nord by snowmobile? The St. Lawrence Tour offers an itinerary that will take you through all three of these regions without requiring you to retrace your steps. Are you curious to see what such a trip could look like? Check out these photos!

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