La Chapelle d'Abondance - ETE____Leisure____Whitewater sports

Whitewater sports


Are you a thrill-seeker? Do you love water? Don’t miss the many whitewater sports activities available on the River Dranse that has 20km of whitewater thrills: canyoning, rafting, canoe-rafting, hydro-speed, and much more!

rafting la chapelle d'abondance


The maximum capacity is 7 people. They are stable and unsinkable thanks to their inflatable, sturdy compartments. Each boat is supervised by a qualified guide.

Minimum age is 8 years old, and prices start at €40.

chapelle d'abondance hydrospeed


Dive into the frothy waters of the River Dranse attached to a streamlined float. For the best experience ever you will be kitted out with fins and a wetsuit.

Minimum age: 14 years old (minimum height 1m40) and prices start at €40.

canoe raft dranse abondance


Two-seater unsinkable inflatable boats. The guides teach you the basic techniques that are essential for moving around on your own once you’ve set off!

Minimum age: 14 years old (minimum height 1m40), and prices start at €40.

Canyoning La Chapelle d'Abondance


Canyoning is an activity that combines several sports in one: climbing, hiking, speleology, abseiling. This sport is done with a state-certified guide with experience of the route. Prices from €60.

There are 2 canyoning sites: the Crébin canyon (in Abondance) and the Nyon Canyon (in Morzine).


AN Rafting

The AN Rafting – The Nature Adventure base is ideally located at the exit of Thonon towards Morzine along the Dranse. It offers all types of sports possible in whitewater: Rafting, hydrospeed, canoeing and canyoning.

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Discover canyonning in the the Chablais region.

A adventure between nature and adventure all in the fresh mountain water.
Manu, your fully qualified guide (diplôme d’état) will accompany you in good humour and safety!

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Leisure base located on the banks of Dranses out of Thonon on the way to Vongy / Evian ;
Let’s go to discover the river Dranses with you qualified monitor : rafting, white water swimming, canoe-rafting, kayak-rafting, canyoning…

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Arbr’acadabra welcomes you all summer long and offers various activities: adventure park / tree climbing, via ferrata outings, canyoning, climbing for all audiences: individuals, families, groups. Rental of equipment via ferrata on site.

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Guide Bureau – Châtel – Val d’Abondance

A common passion, a powerful nature. Let’s live the mountain, together.
The mountain guides of Châtel and the Vallée d’Abondance put their experience and knowledge of the mountain at your service, for an unforgettable adventure.

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