The start of the canyon is via a steep path equipped with a handrail, once this short passage has been crossed, we set foot in the bed of the river, gorges overhung by steep rock walls. We start with slides, jumps and small abseils allowing us to swim in the whitewater of pools of pure water in the middle of a lush alpine forest, we are in a specific and sensitive natural environment, with the greatest respect for the fauna and flora is required.
The setting is truly magnificent with many geological peculiarities: Karst, concretion, resurgences of tuff, faults, and caves.
The first part of this canyon descent allows a gentle warm-up to familiarize yourself with whitewater, we pass through caves, siphons and waterfalls, a good way to experience the sensations.
The second part becomes much more sporty and interesting for adrenaline and thrill-seekers, with jumps between 2 and 7 meters in height for the more daring, fortunately the jumps are optional and it is possible to abseil with the using the rope through your harness.
Many guided abseils, very playful jumps and slides allow us to go from basin to cooking pot while fully enjoying the joys of whitewater swimming in this canyon.
For the return, it is about 15 minutes of ascent on a hiking trail that will allow us to reach the parking lot.
The qualified canyoning guides and instructors are all state certified, they have all the necessary equipment for rescue and organization of the canyon descent, they will be there to advise you and make you discover the activity smoothly and in the good atmosphere in a small group, you will have a good time in complete safety.
Do not hesitate to do this canyon after a beautiful morning of climbing, via ferrata or paragliding on one of the many nearby sites.
Other canyons to discover:
- La cascade d'Angon
- le Pont Diable
- Angon découverte