Rapid Lake Lodge ……… .www.rapidlake.com Experience an exceptional moment with nature Labrador TREK – SECRET OF THE ARCTIC CORDILLERA Departure on the date of your choice Between July 10 and August 20, 2015 Autonomous 10-day / 9-night trip From 4716 $ CAD (plus tax) Trekking in complete autonomy Trip description Set off on an adventure and discover the best kept secret places of the Arctic Cordillera – rugged mountains, oceanic fjords, thousand-year-old glaciers, towering waterfalls, fathomless canyons… With so many places to be discovered, it is not surprising that this forgotten land at the northern edge of Quebec and Labrador is considered as one of the wildest of the world. Trip Itinerary Day 1: Montreal - Kuujjuaq - Kangiqsualujjuaq (Georges River)/Barnoin Camp Flight. Upon arrival at Barnoin Camp, the manager will welcome you with a cocktail, followed by an informational meeting concerning safety and equipment preparation for the next day’s flight. Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge. Day 2: Floatplane flight between Barnoin Camp and the Arctic Cordillera. A floatplane will take you early in the morning for a magnificent flight over the Arctic Cordillera south ecozone. Today your mountain hike will begin by walking toward Precipice Mountain. You will discover a narrow and deep gorge cut in the bedrock by the powerful torrent and will observe magnificent waterfalls and a rocky arch. At night, watch the aurora borealis. Overnight stay under the tent. Day 3 to 8: Trek between mountains, fjords and glaciers. This region offers the most extraordinary variety of landscapes in the south ecozone of the Arctic Cordillera. This trek between fjords, glaciers, lakes and mountains offers you an unequalled range of striking landscapes. It is in this most mountainous and the most accessible region of the Torngat Mountains park, that we selected the most beautiful hikes, to make you discover breathtaking landscapes. In it you will follow routes little known on the crests overlooking the lakes and fjords of the Labrador coast. Overnight stay under the tent. The camp at Barnoin River is situated in Arctic Quebec, 1,500 km north of Montreal and 165 km east of Kuujjuaq. Komaktorvik Fiord is located less than 120 km east of the camp. Day 9: Afternoon Return Flight to Camp on the Barnoin River Dinner and overnight stay at the lodge. Day 10: Return trip Breakfast at the lodge. Added Features of Rapid Lake Lodge -Guaranteed departures for groups of 2 or more -Early booking discount on some dates (please check with us) Price per person, double occupancy from 4716 $ CAD (plus tax) Trip Profile DATES: on the date of your choice between July 10 and August 20, 2015 DEPARTURES: Montreal FLIGHT TIME: about 3 hours ACTIVITY: trekking and camping PACE: moderate to intense NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: your choice (minimum of 2) TOUR GUIDE: coordinated by the manager, who speaks both French and English Punctuated by amazing points of view overlooking the fjords, glaciers, canyons and waterfalls, this region is a real pleasure for the trekkers. Several panoramic routes were developed to make you discover the most beautiful places. This easily accessible region offers several choices of route. Short and long loop hikes or in star with return in your base camp at the end of the day. Trip Highlights TRIP INTO THE WILDS -The magnificient view from the mountains peaks -Towering waterfalls -The small receding glaciers TRIP MEMORIES -The icebergs drifting along the Labrador coast Keep in Mind Our objective is to facilitate your familiarity with the most spectacular spots, providing you with the maximum amount of information possible about a given area. Use the proposed itinerary as inspiration for planning a do-it-yourself trip. Nevertheless, it’s up to you to design your tour itinerary and prepare your gear, based on your preferences, budget, level of comfort and fitness. We will not add you to an existing group. Bushland flights are often subject to lastminute change depending on weather conditions, in which case arrival and departure dates to and from Barnoin Camp as well as landing sites will be adapted to the best possible alternative. The list price for this trip is based on double occupancy. 2% discount for payment by cheque. "…fjords, mountains, glaciers, icebergs, vertiginous falls and more… probably one of the most beautiful journey that I made since Himalaya…" R. Rhéaume / July, 2014. Our Price Includes Round trip jet flight between Montreal and Kuujjuaq. Round trip air travel between Kuujjuaq and Kangiqsualujjuaq (Georges River). Round trip air travel between Kangiqsualujjuaq (Georges River), Barnoin Camp and the dropoff sites in the Torngat Mountain national park. 2-nights lodging during the transfers days at Barnoin River camp Two dinners and two breakfasts during these sames transfers days at Barnoin River camp Fuel required for your camp stove Not included: personal gear, alcoholic drinks, recommended safety equipment, taxes, tipping at your discretion (international standard USD5-10/day/person) Further detailed tax info is available in the “Rates” section. http://www.rapidlake.com/en/francais-tarifs/ From the mountain crests along the sea it is possible to observe icebergs and occasionally the whales which pass nearby.
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