WHAT IS THE CANYONING
Canyoning is an adventurous water sport that is practiced in the mountains and consists of the descent of streams flowing in rocky channels without the aid of canoes, kayaks or rafts. It descends, therefore, on foot with ropes that allow you to safely cross the particularly exposed points.
HOW THE ACTIVITY TAKES PLACE
Canyoning in the Sesia Gorges starts at 09:00 a.m., at 12:15 p.m. or at 3:30 p.m. at the meeting point indicated on the map, where you will be given the technical equipment and will be instructed on the main safety measures and behaviors to be observed.
Then you will board the bus that will take you to the starting point of your adventure.
The route includes a water trek in the impressive Sesia Gorge, the main river that runs through Piedmont. This experience combines numerous medium-height jumps, slides in the rapids, short natural toboggans, and trekking along the riverbanks.
WHO IS THE ACTIVITY FOR
Canyoning in Valsesia is an activity of easy-medium difficulty: it is only necessary to have a good aquatic skills and physical preparation. You will be trained by qualified personnel who will accompany you throughout the adventure. Children from 14 years old can also participate.
Mountain guide UIAGM with specialization in canyoning
Technical equipment - harness and carabiner with descender
Safety life jacket
Bathrobe, slippers and change after activity
T-shirt or micro fleece
In order to carry out the activity you must be in possession of an identification document
Children must have parental permission
You must arrive at least 30 minutes before the activity takes place