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Rivière et Nature proposes you a vaste range of descents with an initiation to the canoe kayak and orders on the waterway before your departure. At the end of each trip, transfer of the persons and boats by bus.

 MINI DESCENT 8 KM (1/2 day) :
Departure between 8 am and 3 pm from Vallon Pont d'Arc to Châmes. Easy run for discovery of the Pont

 DESCENT 24 KM (1 day) :
Departure between 8 and 10 am from our center. Discovery of the Nature Reserve from Châmes to Saint Martin d'Ardèche.

 DESCENT 32 KM (1 day) :
Departure 8/8.30 am from Vallon to Saint Martin d'Ardèche. Sportive day in the heart of the Ardèche Gorges.

 DESCENT 32 KM (2 or 3 days) :
Departure between 9 am and 2 pm. Descent at your rhythm.You will spend the night on a bivouac aera in the heart of the Nature Reserve.
On the 2 bivouacs (Gaud and Gournier), you will find : drinking water, sanitary, showers, barbecues, charcoal, guardian 24h/24 (position of help). It's also possible to realize this trip in 3 days with 2 nights in bivouac aeras.

 MAXI DESCENT 60 KM (3 days or more) :
From Voguë to Saint Martin d'Ardèche. A very technical itinerary with passage through the dams by canoe toboggan. (download the map)

A two days descent that will allow you to spend the night in camp site or hotel.
The first day you will canoe 8 km from Vallon Pont d'Arc to Châmes. The second day you will go down the Ardèche Gorges during 24 km from Chames to Saint Martin d'Ardèche.
It's possible to go down 24 km the first day and 6 km an other day.

CONDITIONS : to be able to swim 25 meters and to know how to dive, to be in good physical health, to be more than 7 years old.

Food and drink, hat, sun cream, water shoes, wind suit, t-shirt.
For the bivouac aera: tent, sleeping bag, flash light, warm clothes.

For accomodation we recommend you Camp site
"Le domaine de l'Esquiras"

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Canoe kayak rentals in Ardeche - Descent of the Ardeche Gorges
RIVIERE ET NATURE - Adeline Peschier
Route des Gorges de l'Ardèche - 07150 Vallon Pont d’Arc - France
Tel : 33 (0)4 75 88 03 30 - 33 (0)7 86 51 18 34 - Fax : 33 (0)4 75 37 16 72 - E-mail : rivnat@orange.fr

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