Sentier Bras-du-Nord

From Accueil Cantin to Accueil Shannahan

This pathway is enough to convince anyone of the stunning lanscapes of Bras-du-Nord glacial valley. Immersed in nature upon the ridges, hikers are treated to country settings to wild, lush settings, while gazing at the scenery following the pathway.

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22,2 km in three steps

Step 1: From Accueil Cantin to Montagne Art shelter: 4.2 km

Step 2: From Montagne Art shelter to Yurt shelter: 11.4 km

Step 3: From Yurt shelter to Accueil Shannahan: 6.6 km


Approximate time

Step 1: 1h30 to 2h30

Step 2: 6h to 8h and more (Very few visitors during winter)

Step 3: 2h to 3h

Elevation 350 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).

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