Alva canyon in Clackmannanshire near Edinburgh

Alva canyon in Clackmannanshire near Edinburgh

Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level: Intermediate
  • Spoken languages: English
  • Fitness level: Intermediate
  • Minimum age: minimum 18 y/o
  • Duration: 3 hrs
  • Cancellation policy: 
    flexible1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

    2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are entitled to a 50% refund

    3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
    → No refund will be made
  • Meeting point:
    Canyon is the car park next near the golf course. At the top of Brook Street in Alva, Clackmannanshire, FK12 5LH
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Alva gorge is a fantastic, committing slot canyon situated close to Stirling. This trip is a real exploration of discovery.

The canyon involves numerous rappels including a zip line into smugglers cave, and the penultimate waterfall ‘corkscrew falls’ which will leave you totally buzzing.

This canyon is not for beginners, but ideal for those people who are fit, adventurous and looking for something more. 

If you have been canyoning with before, or completed the ICOpro CAI, this trip will be the next step for you. Due to its nature and commitment only small groups are taken on the outing.

“This is a true Scottish canyon mission”

Activity requirements

This is a technical canyon. Its important you have been canyoning before, or completed the ICOpro CAI

A high level of fitness is required (30 min hike in).

Included
  • 5mm canyoning wetsuit with a hood
  • Harness and all technical gear
  • Helmet
  • 3mm neoprene socks
  • Technical canyoning shoes
  • Buoyancy aid
  • Water and snacks
  • Supervised by Qualified UKCG Guide’s
  • CE PPE equipment only
  • Sports insurance up to £5 million
  • Pick up and drop off (on request only!)
Do not forget to bring
  • Towel
  • Swimwear
  • Medication (if required)
  • Waterproof camera
  • Big smiles!
Meeting point
Canyon is the car park next near the golf course. At the top of Brook Street in Alva, Clackmannanshire, FK12 5LH Get directions

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