- Sport levelBeginner
- Spoken languagesEnglish, Italian
- Duration4 hrs
- Opening seasons:
A river system with a difference, travel to the heart of Mont Avic Natural Park and conquer the currents of the Chalamy torrent on this all-action canyoning excursion.
A whitewater day out packed with breathtaking jumps, technical descents, and challenging climbs, the Aosta Valley is where serious canyoneers and everyday enthusiasts meet to enjoy the full force of Mother Nature, in a river system suited to all capabilities.
Situated near the border with France and Switzerland, Mont Avic Natural Park is nestled in the heart of the Aosta Valley - 2 hours drive from Turin. Stretching 5,747 hectares it reaches the mountain ridges of the Val Soana and the Valle di Cogne, the canyon system is located near Verrés and services by a small shuttle service.
A 4-hour canyoning course suited to all ages, this activity is recommended for confident swimmers. Accessed via a 20-minute nature trail, there are many optional jumps and descents using natural slides. During the full day activity, you will be required to abseil down waterfalls up to 30m, swim through fast flowing water, operate simple belay systems and navigate diverse terrain over 1.5km.
Chalamy Torrent is a tributary of the Dora Baltea River to Champdepraz and includes many deep pools, waterfall overhangs, and fast flowing slides.
→ You are automatically reimbursed for the full activity price
2) Cancellation between 4 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% reimbursement
3) 4 days or later, prior to the agreed activity starting date, is considered last-minute cancellations
→ No reimbursements will be effected
Children under 14 yrs must be accompanied by an adult.
Parental permission necessary for all children under 18.
Activity not suitable for expectant mothers.
Time and route subject to change depending on weather conditions.
- Canyoning guide
- All necessary equipment/protection