Mont Sainte Anne Canada School Ski Trips
Take your school ski trip to new heights in Canada… a long season and great snow.
Monte Sainte-Anne has Canada’s highest vertical drop for night time skiing and breathtaking views of the St Lawrence River. Just 30 minutes from Quebec City and renowned for the quality of its snow, Mont Sainte-Anne is a spectacular winter destination.
Mont Sainte Anne Canada School ski trips, the facts:
- Summit Elevation: 2625ft
- Number of Trails: 71
- Snow Parks: 3
- Novice: 23%
- Intermediate: 18%
- Advanced: 45%
- Expert: 1%
- Longest Trail: 3.6 miles
- Average Snowfall: 480ins
Your group will find that the nursery slopes are easy to come to terms with and are served by a couple of drag lifts. This is followed by some pleasant trails at the mid station which helps beginners to progress. There is a magic carpet further up the mountain which also gives the opportunity for beginners to spend more time on the slope and less on the lift.
One of the more popular options in Mont Ste Anne is the night skiing and many slopes stay open until 10pm. As Mont Ste Anne is so close to Quebec City it makes it an ideal choice for a city and ski trip. Evening activities in this lovely part of Canada can also include ice-hockey matches, ten pin bowling and ice skating, but don’t worry if you want more localized entertainment because there is plenty of room to hold quizzes and a disco night.
This Canadian option has all your group will need for a successful school ski trip, it’s professionally run, lots of fun and in a wonderful location.
Where it’s held
Mont-Sainte-Anne is a year-round mountain destination located within the Laurentian mountain chain about 40km northeast of Quebec City. The ski resort is known for providing guests with spectacular scenery, long groomed trails and family friendly activities. The ski area contains a wide mix of terrain that ranges beginner to advanced
Sample Itinerary for Mont Sainte Anne Canada School Ski Trips
Depart from London airport bound for Montreal. Your group will be met by a member of the destination team and escorted to your coach for the 2.5 hr transfer to Mont Sainte Anne. Mont Sainte Anne could be considered a city ski resort. The 4* Chateau Mont Sainte Anne Hotel is located at the base of Mont Sainte Anne.
This morning you will have ski fit and then be met by your instructors for the first big adventure on Canadian snow. Morning and afternoon lessons will fly by and as with all areas of Activ4 School Tours programmes, evening entertainments will be carefully planned for your group. After a day of skiing you can relax with a quiz night.
Head out for another full day of fun in the snow. Tonight your group may opt to go tubing at the Village Vacances Valcartier which is just a short journey by coach. This spectacular winter playground has over 35 snow slides and 17 lifts plus a whole host of other activities including ice karting!
Another active day and everyone starts to feel that they are making progress. Even novice skiers can enjoy trails which take them to the top of the mountain. This evening might be the opportunity to take a step back after three long days on the snow and enjoy a movie.
Set off for another exciting day skiing. This evening you could take the option to go to Galeries de la Capitale the ultimate shopping and entertainment destination in Québec—it also has the largest indoor amusement park in eastern Canada, a 1700 square foot ice rink an IMAX theatre and all the shops you need.
The last day to make the most of the snow. After a hectic week of intense lessons the students will be desperate to show you what they can do! After saying your good-bye’s to everyone on the mountain it’s back to the hotel for a presentation evening bringing everyone together and recognising improvement and dedication throughout the tour.
Unfortunately all good things come to an end and today you check out. Your coach will take you back to Montreal Airport for your return flight back to the UK. Your tour officially ends when you get back to the UK, but with a trip this great we are sure that it will live long in the memory.