Where to go and when to be on location:
HQ is located at Auberge du Draveur, located at 85 rue Principale Nord (highway 105)i in Maniwaki. HQ will be opened from Thursday, January 31st to Sunday at noon.
Information centre, volunteer registration, registration for teams, drivers meeting, communication centre, etc).
Ceremonial start and podium finish
Official start will be Saturday, February 1st while parc fermé and podium ceremonies will be around 21 to 23:00 in the parking lot of LES GALERIES DE MANIWAKI, rue Principale in Maniwaki (highway 105). Music entertainment, podium ceremony and campfires.
Same location as the last years, it is behind PROPANE MANIWAKI, 54 Principale Nord (highway 105), only two blocks north of the Galeries de Maniwaki. All services, provisional headquarters and the warm Subaru Zone and arch.
** For all stages, remember to show up early before departure of Car "0" . Make sure you are on time and will find a suitable location to spectate. If you park along a street or road, make sure you do not block the traffic. Follow all instructions from security marshals. All distances are from the Galeries de Maniwaki. **
Drive 3.4 km on highway 105 Nord (northbound), turn left on Labelle street. Drive up to the security marshals and follow their instructions. You are close to the spectator area: you can walk or use a free shuttle to reach the two other spectator areas in the stage. **Be there before 15:15.
Drive on highway 105 Sud (southbound) for 11.1 km. Turn right at Chemin Farley road heading to the municipality of Farley. Drive for 3,3 km and turn right again on Chemin Farley. Drive another 2 km to get to the start of the stage. There is parking on the right side of the intersection. Only the free shuttle buses are allowed in the stage. **Be there before 8:30.
Drive on highway 105 Sud for 15 km. Turn right on Chemin Carle. Drive for 1,5 km until you get to a roadblock. This intersection is in the stage; you can stay there or walk to close by intersection located 300 metres further. Please follow the instructions of security marshals ** Be there before 8:30.
Drive on highway 105 Sud for 40 km. Turn right on Chemin du Lac Cayamant for 17,7 km. Turn right on chemin Lachapelle for 110 meters. You are in the municipality parking lot and a free shuttle service is available. Only the shuttle buses are allowed to enter the stage.
**1st run - Be there before 13:30 - 2nd run - Be there before 18:30