In Le Pont-de-Montvert in the Cévennes National Park, the Sources du Tarn is an easy canyon (without rope), ideal to discover the activity with your family.
From Sainte-Enimie in the Gorges du Tarn, your instructor welcomes you to the scheduled meeting place. You can leave your car in the village's parking lot.
You are then transported by minibus to the canyon near the village of Pont-de-Montvert (about 1-hour drive).
Once you are in the car park of the canyon, your guide gives you your equipment: neoprene wetsuit, trousers, jacket and socks, helmet, harness equipped with lanyards and a backpack containing a waterproof container in which you can put your picnic and dry belongings. He also briefs you on the safety restrictions of the activity.
After an approach walk of 15 min., you arrive at the beginning of the course. You experience natural toboggans, many jumps (up to 3 meters), swimming in clear water pools, and more!
At the end of the route, you walk for approx. 15 min. back to the parking lot and return by minibus to Sainte-Enimie where your vehicle awaits you.
The descent of the canyon of Sources Tarn is super fun and playful and lasts from 2:30 to 3hrs.
Approach walk: 15 min.
Descent: 2.5 - 3 hours
Walk back: 15 min.