Thrill seekers and fans of heights will want to visit these treetop trekking sites in Gaspésie to go ziplining while admiring the sea from the air or try out a 15-metre ropes course.
Zipline at Eskamer Aventure in Sainte-Anne-des-Monts
Eskamer Aventure now offers a spectacular 330-metre zipline that soars over the Castor Canyon and offers a stunning view of the St. Lawrence. Canyoning and sea kayaking excursions are also available. Also on site: swimming pool built in a shipping container, spa, café and rooftop patio!
Eskamer Aventure. Photo: Groupe ExploraTerra
Zipline at the Percé UNESCO Global Geopark in Percé
Wanting to see Percé Rock from a completely different angle? Head to the Percé UNESCO Global Geopark where you can fly through the air on a 230-metre zipline that stretches from the suspended glass platform on Mount Sainte-Anne to a lookout below. In addition to soaking up an amazing view of Percé Rock, you can also admire Bonaventure Island and the Gulf of St. Lawrence in the distance. Also on site: hiking trails, multimedia exhibition, campground and indoor playroom with nets for young (and not-so-young) climbers. (Note that the zipline is not in operation in the summer 2023)
Photo: Percé UNESCO Global Geopark in Percé
Via Ferrata - Chute à Philomène in Saint-Alexandre-des-Lacs
La Coopérative de plein air de La Matapédia offer an unique activity in the region: the Via Ferrata de la Chute à Philomène. Operated in partnership with Parcours Aventures, this experience combines rock climbing and hiking, including a suspended walkway, a rope bridge, a beam and an 80-meter zipline, all overlooking a magnificent 33-meter waterfall. Also on site: a suspended glass platform.
Via Ferrata - Chute à Philomène. Photo: Blakar Media
Ready for a challenge? Thrills guaranteed!