Canyoning – The Samson Corridor – Entrance to the Grand Canyon

Cordless Canyoning – “Le Couloir Samson” – Entrance to the Grand Canyon

Détails de l’activité

Cordless Canyoning – “Le Couloir Samson” – Entrance to the Grand Canyon

Informations :

From 10 years old

The activity takes place in the Grand Canyon du Verdon

Activity feasible only on days when the dam upstream of the river is closed:

July / August: Monday – Wednesday – Thursday – Saturday – Sunday

Rest of the year: Information communicated by EDF the day before :

Requirements :

Be in good physical condition and not suffer from any medical contraindication to the practice of sport.

Know how to swim and be comfortable in the water

Equipment needed:

A good pair of sneakers – Required
A swimsuit, Shorts
A towel
A bag for dry items

A cord for glasses (1 € on site) or lenses

We provide:

Full neopren wetsuit
Safety equipment

Presentation of the Canyoning activity

You will have to wait until the dam is closed, the Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays in July and August to come and visit the preserved and protected area of the Grand Canyon du Verdon.

Equipped with 5mm neoprene wetsuits, floating vests and all the equipment necessary for the good performance of your activity, you will be able to take full advantage of the ride.

Always under the benevolence of your guide who will accompany you, you will receive some information and instructions concerning the attitude to adopt but also on the importance of respecting the correct path so as not to deteriorate and to learn more about the fragile ecosystem of the Verdon!

The “Samson corridor” , front door of Grand Canyon du Verdon is the most vertiginous part of the Gorges.

Become the benchmark in terms of Aqua hike in Castellane, this route will know sublimate your senses throughout the excursion.

Without being from canyoning , because much more accessible, technical passages await you!

True natural sanctuaries , almost inaccessible in rafting or canoe , come and discover timeless places and contemplate the immense limestone cliffs rising majestically several hundred meters above you.

A unforgettable trip of 2 hours to do whether you are alone, with family or friends. Children will also enjoy it from 10 years old.

SUMMARY

  Age requis Prérequis Durée Prix
"The Samson Hall" 10 Know to swim 25 m 3:30 50€

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Access map

map of the Grand Canyon du Verdon