Horseback Riding in Charlevoix
Horseback riding is a very popular activity with Charlevoix visitors, and this sport is available throughout the region. This relaxing activity is a wonderful way to discover the beauty of the local scenery in perfect harmony with magnificent nature.
Randonnées entre monts and marées, St. Irenee, 50, rang St-Antoine, phone 418-452-3261.
Visitors can discover a world of spectacular scenery on horse back with Randonnées entre monts et marées. Mountain trail rides on site.
- Centre équestre Nature of La Malbaie: 73, rang St-Jean-Baptiste, Ste. Agnes. You can make freinds with your horse and escape to the mountains in the company of an experienced guide. Introductory lessons are offered before each outing, as well as camps for youth and adults.
- La Licorne Ranch, St. Simeon. 1640, Road 138, phone 418-638-2716. This family establishment, which grew out of abiding love of horses, has been thrilling visitors since 1987. You’ll ride through typical Charlevoix countryside noted for its spectacular beauty. The forest trails are a nice opportunity to spot various animal species, including the black bear. On site: lodgings, swimming pool, camping. Riding lessons at request.
- Ranch of Fjord, Baie-Ste-Catherine, 610, Road 138, phone 418 237-4230. Visitors can enjoy scenic trail rides through fields and forest, along a river leading to a waterfall or mountain cave or a longer ride to the Saguenay Fjord, with views of the St. Lawrence and Saguenay Rivers. On-site campground is available, as well as different packages.