Canyoning (Boat-less River and Waterfall Descent!)

Canyoning (Boat-less River and Waterfall Descent!) - ZigZag Ski School - ESI Samoëns


An an unmissable summer activity for the whole family !

Ready to try something new ? Slip on a wetsuit and get ready to jump, swim, slide and abseil your way down a canyon !

Canyoning is an adventure activity for all ages and absolutely no previous experience is necessary. Its a great way to get outdoors and into a totally refreshing new environment.

You’ll love abseiling, swimming, sliding and jumping in natural alpine canyons nearby Samoëns. We’re lucky to have some of the region’s best canyons close nearby. Like natural obstacle courses, they’re just waiting to be conquered !

Canyoning excursions are suitable for all ages and can be adapted to suit the most timid or adventurous kids and adults. If you can swim, you’re in !
We propose two courses :
- "La Balme", suitable for adults and children 12yrs+, a fun canyon ideal for adventurous novices, with a 25m waterfall. Allow 2h30 in the water. You can always avoid jumps if you don't feel it !
- "Little la Balme", suitable for anyone over 8yrs. A child-friendly version of the larger La Balme descent, skipping all the bits that involve ropes. Allow 1h30 in the water. A lot of slipping, sliding and jumping for a lot of fun !

Half day or whole day excursions available.

You need to bring : swimwear, sports shoes, a towel
Your guide will provide : wetsuit, harness, helmet


From 01/07 to 15/09 : open daily from 9.30 AM to 6.30 PM.


Adult: 60 € ("La Balme" descent)
Child: 45 € ("The Little La Balme" - Rate for adults and children from 8 years of age).



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126 Grande Rue

74340 Samoëns

Latitude : 46.08448

Longitude : 6.724037

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