CANYONING in gourg des Anelles
Pyrénées-Orientales (66), Céret, Vallespir, Grand Site Canigó
Canyoning gourg des Anelles
The canyon sports accessible to the largest number, in sublime gorges – canyoning gourg des Anelles
South of the Pyrenees-Orientales (66), near Ceret, the gourg des Anelles is the jewel of the Alberes massif, south of the Vallespir in the Grand Site Canigó. Second canyon of the Pyrenees-orientales is classified by its interest. At the bottom of a wooded valley of holm oaks and cork oaks, these magnificent gorges, carved in the gneiss provides a descent full of sensations with beautiful reminders up to 25 m, easy jumps up to 8 m (non-mandatory) in the middle of a succession of basins, pools, pots, water slides and waterfalls.
The specificity of this canyon is that it begins with a large waterfall, what put you forth in the mood. Impressive at first glance, its abseil-slide descent is easy and you’ll quickly the right moves and technique.
A good compromise before the canyon trip sports Sensation, for an accessible to all half-day journey.
It is the nearest canyon from the beaches of Roussillon with the Catalan coast (of Barcares to Argelès). Close to the Spanish border, the gourg of the Anelles is also the closest of the Costa Brava.
Access to the canyoning gourg des Anelles is easy by car.
- Céret and its downtown, the Museum of modern art
- hiking in Albères massif or Vallespir
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
Canyoning in gourg des Anelles
Canyoning in Gourg des Anelles
Intermediate sporting canyon
The jewel of the Albères very playful with his bit extra of techniques
For whom ?
- Child from 12 years
DISCOUNT FOR GROUPS
- A camera waterproof available for the Group
- Possibility of video with Gopro camera on request
- All the equipment neoprene supplied
- Possibility of loan shoes/li>
Technical specifications Canyon Gourg des Anelles
Canyoning Gourg des Anelles
an accessible trip to all, beautiful gorges for half a day relaxing near the beaches.
A good compromise before the sports Adrenalin canyon trip.
- Difficulty : INTERMEDIATE SPORTING
- Technique : 3/5
- Playful : 5/5
- progress in the canyon : 2h-2h30 about
- Approach : 15mn
- Return : 20mn
No jump is obligatory
Very playful Canyon with several easy jumps, progressive heights.
Jumps from 2 m to 8 m.
Some jumps are circumvented by a abseil
Several small slides in the first part, from 2 to 4 m.
slides up to 7 m in the second part.
Several waterfalls are in abseil-slide with use of the rope. You will be introduced to this technique.
A large cascade of 25 m will give you your first thrills.
A few large basins need to swim across.
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 Pyrénées-Orientales and Aude : The practice of the canyoning is regulated in the Pyrénées-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.
- Settlement mode 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.
REGISTRATION AND GIFT VOUCHER
- CANYON GOURG DES ANELLES
- 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 -
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