Sentier Bras-du-Nord Trail

From Accueil Shannahan to Delaney Fall

A definite classic in the Valley, this short and very accessible trail borders the river all around, and ends up at Delaney Fall. This genuine force of nature triggers awe in every hiker, beginners and regulars alike.


Distance 8 km (Departure and return to Accueil Shannahan)

Approximate time from 1h45 to 2h45
Elevation 20 meters

Starting point

Nearby accommodations

Dogs allowed Yes

Plan your trip

Outside the opening hours of Accueil Cantin and Accueil Shannahan, we ask hikers to pay the right of access at our main welcome point (Roquemont).

Some trail sections can be interesting alternatives to the initial trip!

Sentier du Ruisseau:

  • 500 meters;
  • Alternative to kilometre 3 of sentier Bras-du-Nord trail, from Accueil Shannahan;
  • A narrow trail into the wild that borders Bras-du-Nord River and Delaney creek up to the fall.

The Laissez-Passer:

  • 500 meters;
  • Alternative to kilometre 1 of sentier Bras-du-Nord trail;
  • This trail allows to get to the Hutte shelter faster.

A taxi service is available.

Handy PDF files. Print them to plan your trip more easily!

Click here to download the sector’s mapDownload map Click here to Download a list of essential equipmentRecommended equipment Click here to download a list of important things to do before your tripImportant Click here to download our cancellation policyCancellation policy

Path approved by the Fédération québécoise de la marche and affiliated with Sentier national au Québec.

All our trails have been developed by young people in social and professional integration situation. For more details, check out our Youth Projects section.

Daily pass
16 years old and +
Student / 65 years old +
7 to 15 years old
2 adults and their kids aged 16 or under
Mandatory pass sold at welcome points. Children under the age of 6 get in for free.
Taxes not included
Annual pass
Mandatory pass sold at welcome points. Children under the age of 6 get in for free.
Taxes not included

Snowshoe equipment rental

Rando-canot-dodo package