canyoning llech


canyon of Llech

A must of the playful canyon...

canyon gorges du llech


One of the most beautiful canyons of the Pyrenees-Orientales

enjoy refreshing and extreme sensations...

canyoning gorges llech


sporting canyon

series of giant slides

canyoning gorges llech


adrenalin sporting canyon

big slides into pots and deep pools

canyoning gorges llech


sporting canyon

slides and jumps alternate on a steady pace

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CANYONING in  gorges of Llech

Pyrenees-Orientales, Prades, Canigou

Canyoning in gorges of Llech

The playful and intense sports canyon in Pyrenees-Orientales, with waterfalls which will follow one behind the other.


Nestled in the heart of the Grand Site Canigó, near Prades, the canyon of the Llech is unique in Europe. It is an exceptional canyon trip with all the ingredients for extreme aquatic sensations: big jumps, giant slides, reminders watered under waterfalls… Beautiful gorges of gneiss in their mountain, a site preserved and protected setting that care must be taken.

The singularity of the canyoning in gorges of Llech is available to waterfalls in several oblique and smooth wall bars, interspersed with deep pools. All is ideal for giant natural slides. This is a very playful canyon but the intense rhythm because barriers to follow one behind the other. Two large waterfalls are reminders with abseils on rope, often well watered. Other waterfalls cross slides and jumps.

For the regulars of sports activities


Access to the canyon of Llech is departing from Prades, following the road that leads to the village of Villerach. It then takes a 2 km dirt track (to avoid for low cars).

See nearby:

  • Prades
  • hike to the peak of Canigou




Professional qualified Instructor guide, more than 20 years of experience in coaching and teaching

Specialist of outdoor & adventure activities: Canyoning, climbing, Via ferrata, hiking, mountain biking

in the Pyrénées-Orientales, South of France, Spain and abroad

Competence and good mood, to give the tone to your sporting adventures

SabléO is certified “Qualité Tourisme Occitanie Sud de France” & “Qualité Tourisme

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 Canyoning in gorges of Llech

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Canyoning gorges llech
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Canyoning gorges of Llech

Adrenalin sporting canyon

A unique course in Europe with all the ingredients for extreme aquatic sensations: big jumps, giant slides, abseils watered under waterfalls...

For whom ?

  • Child from 14 years
  • Adults
  • Group

Individual 59€

RATE 2021


The extras

  • A camera waterproof available for the Group
  • A camera waterproof available for the Group
  • All the equipment neoprene supplied
  • Possibility of loan shoes

Technical specifications Canyon of Llech

Canyoning gorges of Llech

For those who are not afraid of anything and for the regulars of sporting activities
An exceptional trip very playful and intense with waterfalls which will follow one behind the other.
First canyoning experience is recommended; it is necessary to feel at ease for abseiling

  • Technique : 4/5
  • Playful : 5/5

  • progress in the canyon : 3h-3h30 about
  • Approach : 30mn -steep path
  • Return : 30mn -stiff ascent
Counting the time equipment and desequipement activity takes 3/4 day.

Several waterfalls to jump

Very playful Canyon with several jumps from 4 m to 9 m.
The jump of 9m is not obligatory.
The other jumps are part of the sequence of canyon.
It is however possible to avoid doing a abseils with rope

Series of giant slides

It's the canyon for the slides, very playful and with surprises (washing machine, the ejection, the surf, the great eight,...)
Many natural slides follow each other in wall bars
A dozen natural slides up to 12 m of sliding.

3 waterfalls are abseiling with rope. You will be introduced to this technique.
Other waterfalls occur in jumps or slides.
Waterfalls of well-watered 13 and 15 m

Crossing swim

A few large pools need to swim across.
All basins receiving jumps or large slides, are deep.

The rules and general guidelines for the CANYONING activity

  • Health : good physical condition is necessary for the practice of the activity. The canyons have often walking approach and return with the difference. We should have no medical contraindications for canyoning(problem of back, joint, sensitivity to cold, medical treatment, asthma...). Canyoning is also not recommended for pregnant women.
  • Namely, swim and immerse themselves : You shouldn't have apprehension to put his head under water, which often happens at the reception of the slides and jumps.
  • Minimumage required : I tells you next canyons an average minimum age. It may vary in capacity and development of each child. But must be taken into account that the activity is challenging even for the introduction trip where the descent lasts about 2 hours. This requires a good physical strength and a good resistance to cold, which is often difficult before 10 years.
  • Glasses and contact lenses Sunglasses: For the glasses, If you can do without, plan a retaining cord. If you have contact lenses Sunglasses, use disposable models because you could lose one after a jump or a slide. You can bring a spare pair.
  • Limits / constraints of the hardware: The activity will be not accessible to more than 110kg and/or more than 2 m people.
  • activity at risk: Like any outdoor activity, canyoning is considered a risky activity. It is highly recommended that you have your own "individual accident" insurance.

  • Equipment provided : I provide you for the specific material of canyoning activity(Isothermal wetsuit, helmet, harness with tails, socks neoprene, t-shirt lycra-neoprene for the sensitive of cold, if necessary gloves, collective drybag...)
  • You must bring with you : a swimsuit, a towel, shoes of sport with a good footing for thewalking and closed on the front (trainers, hikking shoes... à proscrire: inappropriate sandals or shoes of sea/windsurfing). Plan also a bottle of water (solid plastic) gourde metal (risk of bumps with shock) and snacks (cookies, bars.. cereal), a pair of shoes to the back of the canyon.
  • Possibility of shoes for the activity : If you don't have a proper footwear for canyoning, I can provide you with.

    Free according to availability (french size of 36 to 47).

  • Camera and video-camera: You can bring your camera only if it is waterproof . It is impossible to take no-waterproof camera, which do not guarantee total bags and shock tightness when they are thrown into the cascades. For type Gopro waterproof cameras, I have helmets with suitable support.

    I give for group a waterproof camera. Pictures will be then send you Internet free of charge. On request, I can shoot with my Gopro camera the canyon trip. Any DVD costs will be your responsibility.

  • Limits / constraints of the hardware :

    For large people / busty / protruding belly / strong thighs it is important to indicate on the booking to adjust the selection of clothes that I can provide you with.

  • Canyoning in Pyrenees-Orientales and Aude : The practice of the canyoning is regulated in the Pyrenees-Orientales and Aude. Outside the permitted year-round warm thermal canyon, the other canyons are allowed between April and October.
  • The weather and the water level condition the feasibility of canyons. Some are passable as early as April/May, others from June to October.
  • For safety, an output can be shifted or cancelled.

  • The shown price is for individual registrationReduction is possible for families and groups based on the number of registrants.The french ANCV cheques are accepted.
  • The rate includesthe supervision of the activity of canyoning with the loan of equipment(see hardware provided). The rate does not include "individual accident" insurance. It's up to you to own yours
  • A prior reservation is required by phon or e-mail. During the summer it is better to book by phone for the outputs of the same week, the number of participants for each output is limited to 10 people for a canyon guide. If I am not reachable (because surely in activity), leave me a message on the answering machine, I would remind you as soon as possible.
  • Number of persons minimum to ensure the activity : From 4 persons. If you are single, you will be integrated on an already programmed outing.

    A supplement may be requested to organize a canyon with less than 4 people. Non-summer period, I can organize output on some half day from 2 people, canyons with supplement.

  • For groups a 35% deposit may be requested. In the event of your cancellation less than 48 h before, the deposit will be retained. In case of cancellation of the guide for reason of safety(weather...), another date will be proposed to you, otherwise you will be reimbursed.
  • Method of payment you can adjust by cheques, cash or french ANCV cheques. Credit cards are not accepted

  • For each canyon After validation of your booking, schedule and a specific appointment location you will be communicated to find themselves (roadbook + info GPS). It is generally a well to find parking.

    Indeed, the canyons being distributed throughout the Department, it is much more convenient to meet near the location of practice to make you come to Tautavel to my information-place to then leave the place of activity.

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  • Buy one or more gift vouchers online, for you or beneficiaries.
  • You will receive directly by mail coupons to print
  • Contact me then to fix together a date for the activity
  • (gift vouchers are valid on one year - non-refundable)
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