An impressive ski resort, about 30 minutes from Quebec City. Stoneham is a large and well-organized ski station with 42 ski trails, a snow park and an ideal area for kids to learn to ski/snowboard with two magic carpets (one simple slope and one steeper slope). Kids under 7 go free!
Address: 600, Chemin du Hibou, Stoneham-et-Tewkesbury, G3C 1T3, QC
Car: Drive north-east for about 3 hours from Montreal, 30 minutes north-west from Quebec City
Free parking nearby the main building
Daily fees (2018-2019): A price combination by the time of day & age group. Time options: a) day (9:00 to 16:00), b) day/evening (12:30 to 21:30), c) half day (12:30-16:00), d) evening (16:00-21:30). By age: 6 and under free of charge (a ticket is required), 7-12, 13-17, 18-64, 65 and over. Promotions are available online (Sunday with family and more). Check exact details online.
Lifts breakdown: 4 quadruple chairlifts, 2 magic carpets
Opening time (season 2018-2019): December 8, 2018, to March 16, 2019. Monday to Friday: 9:00 to 16:00, Saturday and Sunday: 8:30 to 16:00. Evenings: 16:00 to 21:30. (Check online for hours during the holiday season).
Ski school: Yes
Magic Carpet: Yes
Gear Rentals: Yes
Restaurant and Bar: Yes
Daycare (Garderie): Yes, (December 22nd, 2018 to March 17th, 2019), every weekend: 9:00 – 16:00.
Outdoor playground: Yes, outside the daycare, on the day of our visit there were inflatables available for kids
Check webcam view and snow conditions on the Stoneham website:
View from the main building towards the slopes:
Overlooking the main building and the hotel condos on the back left side of the photo:
Two magic carpets in front of the main building. The one on the left has an easy slope and the one on the right is longer and a bit steeper.
One of the four chairlifts in the Stoneham resort:
The daycare center and outdoor playground near its building:
The cafeteria and sitting area in the main building:
The bar with a nice view of the slopes: