Mont Xalibu (meaning caribou who racks the ground in algonquin) is located in Gaspesie national park in the Mc Gerrigle mountains.The trail leading up to its summit offers magnificent views from its north western shoulder and is part of the international appalachian trail. Trail info is:10,6km, 400m of positive gain , 5hrs. Also dont miss lac aux américain witch is the cabin on your way up before the actual climb.Check with park authorities because some trails in the park close for caribou reproduction.
The Chic Chocs are the northern extension of the Appalachian Mountains and contain over 25 peaks 1000m or more. They are known for their steep ridges and broad flat summit plateaus. The summits of all of the higher peaks are bereft of trees, containing only tundra type vegetation .
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct|
|First successful climber(s):||Micmac indiens|
|Nearest major airport:||Jean Lesage International|
|Convenient Center:||Saint-Anne des monts|
Thanks to Nick T for adding this peak.
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