"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
Festiglace du Québec is a celebration of ice climbing held along the Jacques-Cartier River, about a half hour drive west of downtown Quebec City. Sponsored by The North Face, the event is designed for ice climbing professionals, newbies, and those who wouldn't even think of it; watching some of the world's best ice climbers is plenty of entertainment for many! Admission to the grounds and hot drinks are free. Full day beginner and intermediate courses are also conducted. Call or check the website for more details.