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THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER, FROM BÉCANCOUR TO DESCHAILLONS

THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER, FROM BÉCANCOUR TO DESCHAILLONS

  • 01 jour
  • 106 km
Level : Easy

Along the St. Lawrence and its lowlands, you’ll discover the vast region of Bécancour and its surrounding area. Following part of the Route Verte #3, this route winds along the Navigators’ Route (Route des Navigateurs—Route 132), from Bécancour to Saint-Pierre-les-Becquets and Deschaillons-sur-Saint-Laurent. This route features spectacular views of the St. Lawrence River and great gourmet finds. On the way back, you’ll enjoy a gentle ride through farmlands.

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Ride With GPS

This route has been validated by Vélo Québec.

Departure

  • Hôtel de ville de Bécancour
    1295, avenue Nicolas-Perrot, Bécancour

Route Details

  • Paved road : 104 km
  • Paved bike path : 0,3 km
  • Unpaved bike path : 1,7 km (in Bécancour) 
  • Route verte #3 bikeway (between Bécancour, Saint-Pierre-les-Becquets and Deschaillons-sur-Saint-Laurent)
  • Flat terrain

On the road / Nearby

Climb in elevation **
354 m Elevation - Circuit 2 - The St. Lawrence River, from Bécancour to Deschaillons

** NOTE: Due to an indefinite bridge closure on chemin des Épinettes, we had to reroute traffic on this circuit. As a result, the online route differs slightly from what is indicated on the printed version of the 2019-2020 Cycling Map. The information related to elevation gain is also somewhat changed, although there is no significant difference in additional elevation on the new route.

Packages available for this tour

2020-2021 Cycling map

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