“Winter in Quebec is beautiful and unpredictable, and usually stretches on like your weird cousin who doesn’t know when to go home after a big family event. In November and December, the weather is a mix of rain, sleet, snow and warm sunny days that feel out of season. January and February, however, feels like a punch in the gut, with frigid temperatures and an abundance of snow. March is more mild, though, and by the end of April the snow is usually all gone.
Packing for winter adventures in Quebec can feel daunting. Winter gear is generally bulky, and cramming it all into a backpack is a challenge, but not impossible if you have the right gear. Here are a few suggestions.”