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Half-day trip in the St-Auban canyon

A canyon with plenty of jumps !

Programme

Meet at 9:30 am or 2:00 pm at the canyoning site of St. Auban (SEE ACCESS MAP).

The canyoning guide is there to welcome you. He gives a safety talk, introduces you to the environment and to the abseiling techniques, and hands out your equipment.

St. Auban canyon has a lot a water and promises to give you plenty of opportunities to swim, slide on natural slides and jump.

St-Auban canyon picture

St.Auban canyon

The activity begins with two short slides. A 6 m jump brings you to the point where the canyon becomes deeper and narrower.

You then climb down a few obstacles and arrive at the top of a beautiful waterfall which you cross by sliding on a tight rope attached at the other side of the canyon.

A 5 m jump follows, and the canyon opens up again.

After that point, you can enjoy a few jumps and a few more exciting slides still await you.

At the bottom of the canyon, a short walk is necessary to return to the starting point.

Due to local reglementation, St-Auban canyon is accessible only on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

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St-Auban canyon picture

St.Auban canyon

St-Auban canyon picture

St.Auban canyon

St-Auban canyon picture

St.Auban canyon

Price and booking

  • Half day trip (total length of the activity: 3h00) :
    50 Euros
    per person.
  • To book, please refer to the booking procedure, section.

Additional information

  • No previous experience is necessary
  • Minimum age : 12
  • Being able to swim
  • Things to bring:
  • Swimming costume
  • Sports shoes
  • Towel
  • String for glasses
  • Please note: canyoning shoes can be rented for 3 Euros/pair.

Period of validity

  • May to September, every Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

IMPORTANT :

  • The activity relies on favorable weather conditions. In the event of heavy rainfall, the canyon may be flooded rapidly. For this reason, in case of high risks of rain, the guides reserve the right to postpone the outing.

Our activities include the following :

  • Fully qualified and experienced guides,
  • Approved (European standards), up to date safety gear :
  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • Individual equipment adapted to the activity :
  • Full-body wetsuit
  • Neoprene socks
  • Insurance (civil liability insurance covering ABOARD Rafting's activities).