A trail to discover

and rediscover

Arranged on the old

railway line

The JCP cycling path

Whether you are a road bike, hybrid bike or mountain bike enthusiast, discover the Jacques-Cartier/Portneuf cycling path, built on the 68-km former railway bed linking St-Gabriel de Valcartier to Rivière-à-Pierre. The majority of the path is surfaced in stone dust, offering a quality cycling surface which is widely appreciated. The bike trail leads directly to Quebec City via the “Corridor des Cheminots”. Access is free.

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Nature provides unforgettable
vistas the entire length of your ride.

Carte

Order your map

Order or download the official Jacques- Cartier/Portneuf cycling path map free of charge. Here you will find all the information you need to plan your bike ride.


Navette Velo

Bike-shuttle

Did you know that there is a bike-shuttle? Cyclists wishing to ride the Vélopiste Jacques-Cartier-Portneuf without having to make a round trip can use the bike-shuttle service organized by the managers of the bicycle path and available four Saturdays during the summer. Five (5) boarding or destination points are available between Quebec City and Rivière-à-Pierre. In addition, a shuttle taxi is also available at all times by reservation.

Velo Train

Bike-Train

Looking for an original way to travel? Board the Via Rail train with your bike to Rivière-à-Pierre. On arrival at the station of this small municipality in Portneuf county, you will discover all the splendors of this region’s landscape.


The path in video

What's new

Latest news from the JCP cycling path!