From day to day
Saturday, rendez-vous at the start site in Saint-Marc-des-Carrières – 1600 Boulevard Bona-Dussault, Saint-Marc-des-Carrières (Québec) G0A 4B0 – between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. You can leave your car on the site for the week. Parking costs $20 for the week, payable upon admission to the lot. Then you take the road.
Day 1 – Saint-Marc-des-Carrières, Saint-Alban, Saint-Casimir, Saint-Prosper, Saint-Stanislas-de-Champlain, Saint-Narcisse, Lac-à-la-Tortue, Grand-Mère, Shawinigan (81, 93 or 111 km).
Day 2 – Day in loops from Shawinigan. Route via Grand-Mère, Lac-à-la-Tortue, Hérouxville, Saint-Séverin, Saint-Tite, Shawinigan-Sud (45, 57, 95 km). Optional route via Saint-Gérard-des-Laurentides, Parc de la Mauricie and Saint-Jean-des-Piles (141 km).
Day 3 – Shawinigan, Saint-Gérard-des-Laurentides, Saint-Mathieu-du-Parc, Saint-Élie-de-Caxton, Saint-Paulin, Saint-Édouard-de-Maskinongé, Saint-Didace, Saint-Gabriel-de-Brandon (86, 105 km). Optional route via Saint-Jean-des-Piles and Parc de la Mauricie (162 km).
Day 4 – Day in loops from Saint-Gabriel-de-Brandon. Route via Saint-Félix-de-Valois, Lac-des-Français, Sainte-Béatrix, Saint-Jean-de-Matha, (81, 98 or 100 km).
Day 5 – Saint-Gabriel-de-Brandon, Saint-Cuthbert, Saint-Barthélemy, Maskinongé, Louiseville, Yamachiche, Pointe-du-Lac, Trois-Rivières. (99, 105, 110 or 117 km).
Day 6 – Day in loops from Trois-Rivières. Route via Saint-Étienne-des-Grès, Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel (82, 104 or 105 km).
Day 7 – Trois-Rivières, Champlain, Batiscan, Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan, Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade, Saint-Casimir, Saint-Alban, Saint-Marc-des-Carrières (81, 93, or 104 km).
The package includes:
Under the Stars package
Individual price (taxes included)1: Price to be announced
1 The Under the Stars package includes: 6 nights at campsite, 6 breakfasts, 7 lunches and 6 evening meals.
Under the Stars Weekend
Individual price (taxes included)2: Price to be announced
2The Under the Stars Weekend package includes: 2 nights at campsite; 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 3 evening meals; Saint-Gabriel-de-Brandon (departure at 7 p.m.) to Saint-Marc-des-Carrières shuttle (arrival at 9 p.m.).
Share your passion with your kids!
Are your kids under 18? Share your passion with them by taking advantage of the special rates available.
Week1: 7 to 17 years old: Price to be announced ; 3 to 6 years old: Price to be announced ; under 3 free
Weekend2: 7 to 17 years old: Price to be announced ; 3 to 6 years: Price to be announced ; under 3 free
Under the Covers plus Weekend
Date of reservation to be announced .
Price (taxes included)3 : Price to be announced
3Under the Covers plus Weekend includes: 2 nights in three-star hotels, double occupancy; 2 breakfasts at the hotel, 3 lunches, 3 evening meals at the campsite; Saint-Gabriel-de-Brandon (departure at 7 p.m.) to Saint-Marc-des-Carrières shuttle (arrival at 9 p.m.).
Under the Covers package
Date of reservation to be announced .
Price (taxes included):
Under the Covers4: Price to be announced
Under the Covers plus5: Price to be announced
4The Under the Covers package includes: 6 nights in three to four-star hotels and motel, double occupancy; 6 breakfasts and 7 lunches.
5The Under the Covers plus package includes: all of the services comprising the Under the Covers package plus the 6 evening meals at the campsite.
All Grand Tour packages include:
- baggage transportation (one bag per person, camping gear included. Weight limits: 22 kg Under the Stars package; 15 kg Under the Covers package.
- support on the road;
- mechanical assistance and access to relief vehicules;
- activities at the Village;
- a participant’s booklet with daily routes and tourist information ;
- protection from the Compensation Fund for Customers of Travel Agents (CFCTA). No charge since January 1st, 2019.
In the media
Read the story of Dan Dakin, "Club Med on two wheels coming to Niagara", published July 28, 2014 in www.simcoereformer.ca.