Jumps, abseils, slides and zip lines, it’s a cocktail of canyoning-based sensations that you treat yourself to!
What is Canyoning? Canyoning Verdon Gorges
The canyoning is a sports activity whose goal is to evolve in the stream or river bed passing through narrow ravines and gorges. The various steep and sloping canyons are crossed by different ways as abseiling, slide, jump , etc.
Canyoning Verdon: a thrilling sport
The steep canyons located in the mountains form waterfalls of different heights. Canyoning consists of cross these waterfalls in multiple ways.
The progression to these falls is generally done on foot on a very varied and sometimes uneven terrain; however, it is also sometimes necessary to reach certain waterfalls by swimming in more or less deep natural pools !
Once in top of a waterfall , the goal is to go down ! There are many ways to get to the bottom. Indeed, you will have to either descend in recall , is slip like on a toboggan or do the big dive !
Canyoning is therefore a very sporty, complete and very fun activity! Thrills guaranteed ! Don’t hesitate !
Discover nature through Canyoning in the Verdon
Beyond the sporting and fun aspect, canyoning is an ideal activity for discovering nature and wonderful sites, as is visiting the various lakes on a paddle in the Verdon .
From the top of waterfalls , panoramas breathtaking awaits you and will amaze you! Throughout your descent, the variety and richness of the fauna and flora are offered to your eyes. Go on an adventure and explore preserved places thanks to Canyoning in the Verdon .
Who can practice Canyoning?
The variety of morphology of the different canyons existing systems allows the accessibility of canyoning everyone ! Depending on the route, the descents will be more or less technical or steep. Each route therefore offers a duration and an difficulty variables and affordable at different levels.
At HPO, we present to you various routes accessible and adapted depending on your age and your level . The only requirement linked to the canyoning activity is to know how to swim , to be able to be immersed without stress and not not be dizzy .
Whether you are a beginner or a great sportsman , if you dream of adventures and thrills, canyoning in the Verdon is for you ! So don’t wait to book!
Canyoning: is it a dangerous practice?
As long as professional guides and instructors supervise the activity, canyoning in the Gorges du Verdon does not present any danger and remains accessible to as many people as possible. However, it should not be forgotten that the environment in which participants operate during canyoning descents remains a mountainous terrain.
It is therefore essential to respect strictly the safety instructions .
Of course, for canyoning, your state of health should allow it .
At HPO , we do everything we can to ensure that all the maximum security conditions are met in order for you to discover this activity with complete peace of mind!
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Canyoning in the Gorges du Verdon with Haute Provence Outdoor , these are courses that adapt to all levels and all desires .
Whether you are passing through the Verdon or staying in Castellane, trust us to make you experience the adventure of canyoning in the most beautiful way.
WHY CHOOSE HPO
- This activity will allow you to discover the wildest landscapes and unusual from the Southern Alps.
- The Verdon offers several places to practice canyoning with routes suitable for all tastes .
- Our wetsuits are clean , washed after each outing with natural products.
- All the safety equipment supplied is recent, controlled and adaptable to all body types.
- Experienced, fun and professional guides will supervise you so that you have the best time.