L’Estivale : 5 km – 1/2 day
Course on a slow part of the river with passage of 3 canoe slides !
Duration of the descent :
1h00 / 1h30 paddle time according to water level.
From Les Mazes (near Vallon Pont d’Arc) to Vallon Pont d’Arc
Highlights of the Estivale:
Passage of 3 amusing canoe slides
From 01/04 to 25/05 and from 01/09 to 10/10 : Base N° 1 in Vallon Pont d’Arc. A bus will bring you to the starting point. Click here for a link on Google Maps.
From 26/05 to 31/08 : Base n°2 LES MAZES in Vallon Pont d’Arc. Click here for a link on Google Maps.
Starting time :
From 01/04 to 25/05 and from 01/09 to 10/10 : Shuttle bus at Base N° 1 at 10am, 11am and 1.30pm to bring you to the start, please be 30 minutes in advance for preparation.
From 26/05 to 31/08 : Non stop at Base N° 2 in Les Mazes between 9am and 2pm (last departure).
Return time :
Arrival in Vallon Pont d’Arc possible until 4pm non stop, your car is parked at the arrival point.
Do not forget to take : water, pick nick, sun cream, shoes attached to the feet (sport shoes, sandals, water shoes…), string for your glasses, plastic bag to put your things in. Click here for more practical information.
Our containers are watertight, nevertheless, we can not garantuee the watertightness, this will depend on how its user closes the container.
Other descents :
- Mini Descent : 7 km
- Maxi des Minis : 12 km
- Gorges de l’Ardèche : 24 km
- Gorges de l’Ardèche : 31 km
- Descent in 2 days : 31 km with bivouac
- L’Aventure in 2 days : 36 km with bivouac
- Pack Eau Vive 1 : 7 + 24 km in 2 days (without accomodation)
- Pack Eau Vive 2 : 12 + 24 km in 2 days (without accomodation)