Multiple airlines offer one-stop flights from all three Washington area airports to Quebec City. Cap-Chat, on the GaspéPeninsula, is about 300 miles east of Quebec City.
Village Grande Nature
951 route Saint-Octave, Cap-Chat
Has a spa, sauna and outdoor-equipment rentals. Inn rooms from $95, double occupancy. Chalets from $180.
Breakfasts are around $10; lunch $6 to $12; fixed-price supper from $26. Five-course dinner and breakfast $48. Earnest attempts at being gourmet. Some hits, some misses. Friendly service.
Gîte du Mont-Albert
2001 route du Parc, St-Anne-des-Monts
Thirty-five miles from Cap-Chat on the park’s only winter highway. The park service and cross-country ski center are nearby. Rooms from $140, double occupancy.
The Quebec provincial park agency handles ski reservations. The “Circuit Logan Package,” including pack transport fees to three huts for four nights, is $156 per person. Single-night hut reservations $24 per person. The park also has other hut-to-hut circuits.