You can glide through the forest and along a lake with Les Vélorails de Beaulac-Garthby, Quebec.\nThe voyage offers some pretty spectacular springtime views.\nVisit MTLBlog for more headlines.\nIf you're ready to get back in touch with nature and rouse your limbs from their hibernal idleness, consider a trip to the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec, where you can ride rail bikes through the forest along Lake Aylmer. Les Vélorails de Beaulac-Garthby offers an alternative view of the landscape without the toil of traditional biking or hiking. Pack some binoculars and a snack and glide down the shore.\nVisitors have their choice between three routes.\nAlong the first, 10-kilometre round trip, bikers get a close-up view of the lake and an adjacent wooded area and field. This trip is $30, taxes included.\nFor an additional $20, visitors can go twice as far in the same direction, turning back at kilometre 10 for a 20-kilometre round-trip.\nFinally, for those who aren't into pedalling, there's a route through forests and swamps in the opposite direction for battery-powered rail bikes.\nThat trip is 10-kilometres round-trip and costs $60.\nAll prices are for the bikes, themselves, not per person.\nRiders will additionally have to respect a few rules.\nView this post on Instagram Beau weekend & belle température 🍁🙃🚲 #weekend #sun #fun A post shared by Rosalie Paquet (@rosalie_paquet) on Sep 23, 2019 at 6:50am PDT\nIt is forbidden, for instance, to get on or off a moving bike, throw objects on the tracks, and "use any substance that may affect the safe operation of the ride."\nPets are not welcome on the journey.\nVisitors should review the complete list of rules before embarking on their ride.\nLes Vélorails de Beaulac-Garthby only accepts online reservations, which will open for the season in April.\nThe first rides begin in May.\nGet all the details below.\nLes Vélorails de Beaulac-Garthby\nWhen:\nReservations open April 2020Rides begin in May\nWhere: 3, rue St-Jacques, Beaulac-Garthby, QC\nCost:\n$30 for 10 km round-trip$50 for 20 km round-trip$60 for a battery-powered rail bike\nWhy You Need To Go: For an alternative view of the spring landscape.\nView this post on Instagram Vélorails avec @ariane.pl ☀️#greatday #journeeroadtrip #velorails #beaulacgarthby #velorailsdebeaulacgarthby #cestjoli #magog #beach #beautifulview A post shared by Karine Boileau (@kaarinebb) on Sep 29, 2019 at 5:31pm PDT\nWebsite\nWe strongly advise that before you go swimming or visit any location, you check the most recent updates on potential hazards, security, water quality, and closures. If you do plan to visit a location, respect the environment.