As a part of the Route Verte, a renowned network of cycling trails criss-crossing Quebec, Shawinigan is a fantastic playground for all levels of cyclists, from those who are out for a gentle bike ride to those who strive for a challenge. There is also the possibility to do electric bike.
Cyclists can head towards any of the seven areas of the city, which is a great way to discover the attractions located in and around Shawinigan.
For those who prefer road cycling, the Défis du Parc events held in the La Mauricie National Park will be right up their alley. Boasting breathtaking views and easy access, the National Park hosts the country's biggest cycling event – 2500 cyclists gather there every fall – and is a perfect training spot from May to October.