Excursion & Prospecting: Crystal Gathering

Cristal du Lac offers you the chance to live a unique experience: dig and project your own crystals quartz in an open pit deposit. While enjoying a hike, come and meet our traditional know-how on an exceptional geological site, located in the heart of the forest at Métabetchouan-Lac-à-la-Croix.

Discover these minerals in the heart of nature in a preserved and protected place in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean.

Difficulty level: Intermediate hiking

A guide will accompany you to get to the Excursion location and throughout the activity.

When picking each person can bring a maximum of 100 grams of crystals (included in the price). You will also have the opportunity to purchase arrays larger and our finds at the economuseum or at the Book.

All crystals are hand-mined with respect for the environment and in an ethical way.

2024 Rates

Opening June 8 in 2024

Adult: $ 56,00 + tx

Child (8-14 years old): 38,00 + tx   

Online reservation required for the Excursion.

You can modify or cancel your reservation within 7 days before the date of your activity