2 - THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER, FROM BÉCANCOUR TO DESCHAILLONS

2 - THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER, FROM BÉCANCOUR TO DESCHAILLONS

  • 01 jour
  • 99 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.

This route has been validated by Vélo Québec in 2015.

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

Route Details
- Paved road : 97 km
- Paved bike path : 0,3 km
- Unpaved bike path : 1,7 km (in Bécancour) 
- Route verte #3 bike way (between Bécancour, Saint-Pierre-les-Becquets and Deschaillons-sur-Saint-Laurent)
- Flat terrain with some small valleys

Must-see on the road
- Bleuets & Cie
- Parc régional de la rivière Gentilly
- Jardins des lilas de Bécancour
- Halte Fenêtre sur le fleuve
- Parc fluvial des Becquets

Climb in elevation
354 m 

Dénivelé - Circuit 2

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