Centre de plein air du Lac des Rapides

1401, boulevard Laure Ouest
Sept-Îles (Quebec) Canada
G4R
Phone:
+418-962-1238
Fax:
+418-968-0022
Toll free:
+1-888-880-1238
Email:
info@tourismeseptiles.ca

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The Lac des Rapides outdoor recreation centre offers activities for the whole family year-round. In the summer, take advantage of the presence of certified lifeguards to enjoy the swim area in complete safety and discover the natural beauty of this site by hiking the trails or going out on the lake in a rented canoe, kayak, pedal boat or stand up paddleboard (SUP). Hike the network of trails adjacent to Lac des Rapides to the lookout for a great view of the lake.

In the winter, put on your skis or snowshoes and explore the trails through the boreal forest. Snowshoes and skis for adults and children are available for rent on site.


Opening dates

Open year-round


Schedule

June 28 to August 31: daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. December 15 to April 30 (depending on snow conditions): Wednesday to Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Cost

Free access to public beach. Admission charges in the winter to access ski and snowshoe trails. Skiing: $10/adult, $6/senior or student, $4/child. Snowshoeing: $5

Payment methods

  • Cash  Cash

Activities available

Hiking
Hike the network of trails adjacent to Lac des Rapides to the lookout for a great view of the lake!
Cycling
Explore the many mountain bike trails in the forest next to Lac des Rapides. This is your opportunity to fill up on fresh air while you discover local wildlife and vegetation.


Services

  • Childrens playground
  • Picnic area
  • No pets allowed
  • Free parking

How to get there

From Route 138, turn onto Boulevard Vigneault (in the Ferland sector) and drive to the end of the road. Turn left on Rue Gagnon and follow the signs.


Affiliations and distinctions

Affiliation

  • Tourisme Côte-Nord
  • Aventure Écotourisme Québec (AEQ)

Distinction

  • Has received the AEQ Seal, which certifies that the company adhere to high quality and safety standards established by adventure tourism and ecotourism professionals in Québec

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