Mini Descent : 7 km – 1/2 day

Playful course, perfect for families or for a first time !

Duration of the descent :
1h00 à 1h30 paddle time according to water level. You can keep the canoes for max. 4 hours and take time to stop to swim, pick nick, amuse… You choose your return time before starting.

Route :
From Vallon Pont d’Arc to Châmes

Highlights of the Mini Descent :
Passage of the rapid Le Charlemagne and the Pont d’Arc.

Starting point :
Base N° 1 de in Vallon Pont d’Arc. Click here for a link on Google Maps.

Starting time :
From 01/04 to 30/04 : 8.30am – 12am / 1.30pm – 3pm (non stop)
From 01/05 to 30/06 and from 01/09 to 30/09 : 8.30am – 4pm (non stop)
From 01/07 to 31/08 : 7.30am – 4pm (non stop)

Return time (in shuttle bus) :
After your descent, a shuttle bus will bring you back to the starting point. 
From 01/04 to 30/06 and from 01/09 to 30/09 : 11.30am, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm and 5pm (subject to availability), return time to be defined before starting.
From 01/07 to 31/08 : 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm and 6pm (subject to availability), return time to be defined before starting.
The return times are indicative and depend on the arrival of our customers, traffic on the road and any unforeseen situations. On busy days, additional waiting time must be taken into account.

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.


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