Centre d'aventure et de plein air des Montagnes Noires

Trail Region : Outaouais City : Ripon

Located in the heart of La Petite-Nation, the centre is open year round and offers more than 17km (11 mi) of trails - for hiking, mountain biking, snow-shoeing and cross-country skiing, all free of charge. It also has a family slide area, a lookout (426 m/466 v altitude), geological points of interest and birdwatching.

Telephone : 819 423-5602


Activities and services


  • Winter sliding
  • Nature interpretation
  • Wildlife observation
  • Hiking: 17 km
  • Snowshoeing: 7 km
  • Cross-country skiing: 14,3 km
  • Mountain biking: 10 km
  • Other activities


  • Pets allowed
  • Documentation / publications
  • Lodging on the premises
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Other services

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Signs and shuttles

  • Tourist signs (blue)

Rental services

  • Snowshoes

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area

Seal of quality

Schedules and rates

Open year round