The summits of the Laurentians
The Laurentians region, home to some of the best ski resorts in the country, is the ideal location for your next mountain getaway. Together with friends, family, or that special someone, pack your gear and take your pick from 12 great ski destinations. It’s an ideal region for the school break.
1) Mont Tremblant, with its pedestrian village, is a world-renowned winter wonderland, a true gem. Tremblant boasts five peaks and 102 runs with vertical drops of up to 645 meters for truly great skiing amidst stunning scenery. The diversity of the skiable terrain appeals to skiers of every level, from beginner to expert. Visitors love the ease and convenience of the ski-in, ski-out accommodations. Not to mention the casino, events, shows, shops, spa, and more that await you in this iconic Québec destination. There’s so much to do!
2) Mont Blanc, the second-highest skiable peak in the Laurentians, is a family-friendly resort sure to delight snow sport enthusiasts. With many accommodation options next to the main chalet, you’ll be ready to hit the slopes right after breakfast! The resort’s fascinating history adds to the region’s appeal. Mont-Blanc is also one of the oldest ski areas in Québec, having grown from humble beginnings into a premier ski destination. Who’s up for exploring the 43 runs and the snow park?
3) Ever heard of Les Sommets? These five ski resorts boast more than 156 runs to enjoy with friends and family in the Laurentians. Sommet Saint-Sauveur is the epicenter, a great place to experience ski culture and enjoy the lively après-ski scene with friends. With plenty of accommodations and other attractions nearby, you’ll have everything you need for a stay that combines the resort’s natural beauty with world-class amenities. Sommet Morin Heights is all about fun and rejuvenation, with its log cabins in the woods. Sommet Olympia and its 36 runs, 64% of them rated easy to intermediate, make for a great mountain getaway for everyone in your gang. Sommet Gabriel and Sommet Edelweiss are also super family friendly.
4) And any avid skier looking to tick all of Québec’s ski areas from their list will want to check out these other Laurentian gems. Belle-Neige, Vallée Bleue, Ski Chantecler, Mont-Habitant, and Mont Avalanche. They offer a wide variety of terrain for different levels, all with incredible conditions. With their easy-going atmosphere and friendly staff, they create memorable moments for skiers of all abilities.
Make the Laurentians your next destination for great skiing and a whole lot more. There’s so much to do, whether you’re looking to get active outdoors or relax inside where it’s warm. From spas and shopping to ice skating and outings in the woods, there’s something for everyone.
Plan your mountain getaway in the Laurentians today.