What is canyoning?

Sport, leisure, values

Listed in outdoor activities, canyoning (canyoning or canyoning) is a sport at the crossroads of hiking, speleology, whitewater swimming and climbing.


Fun and aquatic activity, you will have to progress in different rivers, ravines, waterfalls ...; overcome various obstacles using rope progression techniques (abseiling, zip lines) but also slide along natural slides, perform jumps of different heights, or even dive into huge pools of water.

The guides of Alteo Nature offer a selection of canyons adapted to the levels and requirements of each. From ideal family routes for children to more sporty descents, come and discover, alone or in a group, the charms of the courses of the Caroux and Cévennes mountains, for a day or half a day.