RV Travel : RVing in Quebec

Québec is unique for its geography, its history and its culture which together have forged its identity. Discover the “joie de vivre” of Quebec for yourself as you explore the province in your RV

Plan your RV vacation in Quebec
Plan ahead, select the campgrounds on your route where you plan to stay, visit their websites. Make your reservations as early as possible to make sure you will have the best camping site for your motorhome or travel trailer, with the best view, the perfect location or most ideal amenities for your family.

Quebec Campgrounds and RV Parks
Campgrounds Camping Canada (CCC) has links to more than 140 private campgrounds and resorts throughout Quebec. Use Canada’s CCC website to search for campsites and RV Parks anywhere in Canada. Website:www.campcanada.com
Link to: Quebec campgrounds and RV parks

Fly to Quebec … and Rent an RV
If you haven’t had a chance to see the wonderful scenery of Quebec, or experience its history and culture – then plan your next holiday by coming to Canada by plane.  Fly to Montreal or the city of Quebec and rent an RV for a couple of weeks.  We suggest you make reservations now, by checking these companies and RV Dealers who offer RVs for rent.
Link to: RV Rentals in Quebec

About the province of Quebec
The province extends nearly 2,000 km (1,242 mi.) from the U.S. border to the Arctic Ocean, between Ontario to the west and New Brunswick and Labrador to the east. Québec is graced with an incredible variety of landscapes: a fertile fluvial plain between the Canadian Shield to the north and the Appalachian Mountains to the south, wide swaths of forest, taiga and tundra, all of which share over a million lakes and thousands of rivers. Québec has a population of approximately seven million people, the vast majority of whom live in the vicinity of the St. Lawrence River. Montreal is Quebec’s largest city and the provincial capital is the ancient city of Quebec.

Quebec Tourist Office
Tourism Quebec: 1-877-BONJOUR (1-877-266-5687) or 514-873-2015
Website: www.bonjourquebec.com
Request brochure or download: Quebec travel guide(s)

Scenic Trips in Quebec
A few suggestions for road trips that you can take in your RV to different parts of the province of Quebec.
COMING SOON: Scenic Trips, Canada

Highway Reports
Check on the Weather Network forecasts for all main highways in the province.
Link to: Road Reports for Western Quebec or Eastern Quebec

Weather and Climate
Québec has three types of climate: arctic above the 58th parallel, subarctic between the 50th and 58th parallels and a humid continental climate south of the 50th parallel. Southern Québec enjoys four very different seasons, characterized by significant temperature variations. A rigorous, snowy winter – the average snowfall for Québec City is over three metres, or ten feet. Followed by a lush, exhilarating spring, then a warm summer that segues into a flamboyant fall.
Link to: Quebec weather to see local forecasts for all regions of the province issued by Environment Canada.

National Parks & Campgrounds in Quebec

Forillon National Park of Canada
The “Jewel of the Gaspé” where land meets sea.
Link to: Forillon Park

La Mauricie National Park of Canada
Lakes winding through forested hills for canoe and portage activities.
Link to: La Mauricie Park

Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve of Canada
A string of islands carved out by the sea.
Link to: Mingan Archipelago Reserve

National Parks Travel Planner for Quebec
Order a copy of the National Parks and National Historic Sites of Canada in Quebec by calling 1-888-773-8888. (Allow 2 weeks to receive printed copy by mail).
Online Travel Planner: Quebec National Parks and Historic Sites

National Parks Reservations
1-877-RESERVE, (1-877-737-3783)
International Reservations: 1-905-566-4321
Online Campground Reservations: www.pccamping.ca

Provincial Parks & Campgrounds

Quebec Provincial Parks
Parcs Quebec: 1-800-665-6527 or 418-890-6527
Website and Online reservations: www.sepaq.com

Park Reports
Check the Weather Network for conditions for individual parks in the province.
Link to: Quebec Parks report
This website has other useful reports such as: Golf report, Ski report, Pollen report, Bug report, Fire Watch report and an interesting Star Gazing report for any area of the province.