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Encyclopedia > Stoneham, Quebec
Stoneham Mountain Resort
Stoneham
Location: Quebec, Canada
Nearest city: Quebec
Vertical: 420m
Top elevation: 632m
Base elevation: 212m
Skiable area: 326 acres
Runs: 32
Longest run: 3,2 km (2 milles)
Lift system: 1 highspeed detachable quad with bubble covers
3 chairlifts
2 T-Bars and 1 J-Bar and 1 Magic ride
Lift capacity: 11 800 skiers/hr
Terrain parks: 4
Snowfall: 350 cm/yr
Snowmaking: 86%
Night skiing: 16 runs
Web site: Ski Stoneham

Stoneham is a village and a ski resort in the Canadian province of Quebec, located north of Quebec City in the municipality of Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Motto: Je me souviens (French: I remember) Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Official languages French Government - Lieutenant-Governor Pierre Duchesne - Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 75 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area  Ranked 2nd - Total 1,542,056 km² (595... Motto: Je me souviens (French: I remember) Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Official languages French Government - Lieutenant-Governor Pierre Duchesne - Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 75 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area  Ranked 2nd - Total 1,542,056 km² (595... A chairlift A chairlift is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a constantly moving loop of steel cable strung between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A chairlift in Bad Hofgastein, Austria A chairlift, also known as a fixed-grip chairlift, is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a constantly moving loop of steel cable strung between two end terminals and generally over intermediate towers. ... A terrain park is an outdoor area that contains jumps and half-pipes that allow snowboarders and skiers to do tricks. ... This page is about the form of precipitation. ... Snow cannon at Mölltaler Gletscher, Austria A snow cannon is a device used to produce snow artificially. ... A trail lighted at night for night skiing Night skiing is the sport of skiing or snowboarding after sundown, offered at many ski resorts and mountains. ... St. ... Motto: Je me souviens (French: I remember) Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Official languages French Government - Lieutenant-Governor Pierre Duchesne - Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 75 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area  Ranked 2nd - Total 1,542,056 km² (595... Motto: Don de Dieu feray valoir (I shall put Gods gift to good use) Site in the province of Quebec Coordinates: , Country  Canada Province  Quebec Agglomeration Quebec City Statute of the city Capitale-Nationale Administrative Region Capitale-Nationale Founded 1608 by Samuel de Champlain Constitution date 1833 Government  - Mayor... Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury is a united township in the Canadian province of Quebec, located in the regional county municipality of La Jacques-Cartier north of Quebec City. ...


Ski and Snowboarding

Located only 20 minutes from Québec City, Stoneham Mountain Resort is a perfect destination for outdoors enthusiasts. Nestled in a horseshoe shaped valley, which protects the resort from the wind, Stoneham features year-round activities, but it is known across North America for its exhilarating skiing.


With 32 trails spread over three mountains and a vertical drop of 1,380 feet (420 meters), Stoneham Mountain Resort caters to every category of skiers. At night, its 16-lighted trails—covering 9,8 miles (15,6 km)—represent the largest night skiing network in Canada. Extreme skiing enthusiasts have access to three trails designed especially for them, forming an extreme zone on mountain number 4.


Resorts of the Canadian Rockies

Mont-Sainte-Anne is owned by Alberta based Resorts of the Canadian Rockies group, one of the most important ski resort operators in North America, counting seven resorts in the Country : the very famed Lake Louise, Nakiska, site of the 1988 winter Olympics, Wintergreen in Alberta; Fernie and Kimberley in British-Columbia; as well as Stoneham mountain Resort, Mont-Sainte-Anne and Golf Le Grand Vallon in Quebec.


External links

  • Official website of Stoneham Mountain Resort

Coordinates: 46°59′N, 71°22′W Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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Condo Stoneham (431 words)
Condo Stoneham is specialized in the sale of affordable deluxe condominium and the rental of cosy, condos and cottages, with a view on panorama of the Stoneham region.
A stay in one of the accommodations regrouped under Condo Stoneham near the Stoneham Ski Center is the promise of a memorable experience.
The proximity of the Trans-Quebec Trail, of the Stoneham Ski Station, of the ski slopes, of the hiking trails and of the Montee du Hameau is the guarantee of delightful days, in the breathtaking décor of the Jacques-Cartier Valley, near Quebec City.
Ski and Snowboard at Stoneham Ski Resort, Québec, Canada (350 words)
Stoneham is a resort that emphasizes fun, whether on the slopes or in the restaurants and bars.
Stoneham is just 20 minutes north of Québec City.
With its party reputation, a visit for the nighttime skiing (because you’d have to stop for some refreshments afterwards) is a must for anyone on a ski vacation to the Québec City region.
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