L’Ardèche – The river
River without any large difficulties, with about 20 rapids making the descent attractive. Minimum age to do the descent is 7 years. On the course of 5 and 12 km, and the course of 36 km in two days, you will pass canoe slides. Under here you can find some videos to get an impression of these slides.
Enter a slide
Exit a slide
The rate includes the rental of the canoe/kayak, the lifejacket, wetsuit (depending on the season) and a container tu put your things in. Our containers are watertight, nevertheless, we can not garantuee there watertightness, as this depends on how its closed by its user. Therefore, we advise you to put your belongings in a plastic bag before putting it in the container. For the course in 2 days (31 or 36 km), we give you a large container (55 liters) for each person. When you book a 2 day trip for a child in the third place, note that this will cost you a place for a container.
Helmets are not obligatory on the Ardéche, but we can rent you a helmet if requested.
Before you start
Before starting, you will get a briefing, an explanation of the course you are going to make, with indications and explanations of the surroundings and the rapids on your course. We also show you the arrival point et we explain to you how the return goes. If you have any questions after this briefing, please let us know. Short or long course, please foresee shoes fitting well on the feet (watershoes, sandals, sport shoes…), drinks, food, pick nick/meal (depending on the course), suncream, t-shirt, hat or cap, sunglasses, extra clothes, towels, string for glasses…