XC skiing


Technical Specs


Mont-Sainte-Anne Cross-country Ski Centre features 200 km of trails, including a 191 km network for skating stride, which makes it the largest cross-country ski center in Canada, and the second most important in North America. It is located only 7 km apart from the downhill area, where skiers have direct access to the cross-country network. It is nestled in the beautiful scenery of the Laurentian forest where skiers enjoy a great variety of tree species, including birch, maple, spruce and pine, alternating from one section to the other of the trail network.

Trail network 200 km for classical stride 191 km for skating stride
Trail breakdown 9 double-tracked trails 1 single-tracked trails 18 skating trails 19 classic trails 1 backcountry trail
Level of difficulty 23% easy 42% difficult 35% very difficult
Natural snowfall 495 cm [195 inches]
Season End of November to end of March [weather permitting]
Waxing room Accomodating up to 75 people simultaneously. Electrical outlets available.
Chalet du rang St-Julien Located at entrance of cross-country trail network. Features a lunch counter, a lounge with fireplace and a large waxing room. Open during ski season.
Cabins 5 heated shelters along trails, including 3 with lodging facilities [up to 6 people].


This multi-purpose track is part of the cross-country ski trail network of Mont-Sainte-Anne and is along the Rang St-Julien in Saint-Ferreol-les-Neiges. It is available from May to November. With this 4.9 km [total loop] infrastructure of varied profile, athletes and others that practice sports as roller blades or cycling, have access to a quality infrastructure.

Trails map

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> Rental rates

Chalet du Fondeur

Located in the heart of Mont-Sainte-Anne Cross-Country Ski Center, the Chalet du Fondeur is the perfect accommodation for an overnight stay near the trails or for a reception. In addition to its warm and quiet atmosphere, this cozy chalet has all the amenities. From mid-December to mid-March*, coffee and hot chocolate are included. Available for group reservation only. Daycare available at the mountain, located at only 7 km from the Chalet du Fondeur.

General description :

> Capacity: 26 people
> 2 bedrooms for 4 people
> 2 bedrooms for 5 people
> 1 room for 8 people
> Full kitchen
> Living room with fireplace
> Washer/Dryer
> Sauna
> Waxing room
> Hot tub [winter only]


Starting at $1199 including cross-country tickets [taxes not included]. Rates may change depending the period of the year.

+ INFORMATION/BOOKING : 1.800.463.1568
[ *Certain conditions may apply. ]


Located into the trail network of Mont-Sainte-Anne Cross-Country Ski Center, five heated cabins await you for a short stop, two of them [Ruisseau-Rouge and Saint-Nicolas] are equipped for an overnight stay and can welcome until 8 people and one [Marie-Josée], for the evening only. After a day spent on the trails, stop in one of the rustic shelters and enjoy the calm and the natural environment around you. Shuttle service available for luggage.
+ INFORMATION/BOOKING : 1.888.827.4579 #408

XC skiing
Adults Juniors
Single occupancy $138 $108
Double occupancy $69 $54
Triple Occupancy $46 $36
Kids $20/night
Shuttle service [round-trip], before 3pm $70/cabin
Adults Juniors
Simple occupation $96 $90
Double occupation $48 $45
Triple occupation $32 $30
Shuttle service [round-trip], Before 3pm 70$/cabin

[ NOTES :  Taxes not included. ]

Sports Alpins

Located in the Main lodge at the Mont-Sainte-Anne Cross-Country Ski Center, the Sports Alpins boutique offers a complete line of cross-country ski and snowshoe equipment, accessories and clothing. Choose between a wide variety of brands like Swix, Craft, Salomon, Lorpen and Helly Hansen.

Operating Hours*
Monday- Friday Saturday & Sunday
9am à 4pm 8:30am to 4pm

[ NOTES : **Schedule may subject to be change. Information: 418.826.3153 ]


Jackrabbit program – Kids

Program for children from 4 to 12 years old and all levels. Goal: Learn basic cross-country ski skills [both classic and skating] and to instill a lifelong interest in the sport.

DURATION : 10 lessons of 1h30
SCHEDULE : Every Sunday from 1pm to 2:30pm
DATES : January 12 to March 16, 2014

+ Information/booking