Sunday Afternoon: Arrival, set up camp & meet the instructors
Monday: A day spent paddling canoes or kayaks around the local area, swimming and a mini trip from our camp site underneath the world famous Pont d’Arc
Tuesday: Full day river trip on the lesser known upper reaches of the Ardeche, typically from the picturesque historic town of Balazuc to Ruoms
Wednesday : Rest & culture day. We will take you underground and 100 million years into the past to the Grand Site de l’aven d’Orgnac; one of the most impressive and largest show caves on the planet. We will then take you to one of our favourite family run vineyards for a personal tasting session (plus the opportunity to purchase a bottle or two to enjoy once you’re home) .
Thursday/ Friday: Two day descent of the world famous Gorges de l’Ardeche camping out overnight at one of the bivouacs on Thursday evening and finishing for Ice cream in St Martin at the end of the trip. Along the way we will paddle over 30 rapids, swim in caves, jump off rocks, explore historical sites and much more
All paddle sports equipment, boats paddles and PPE
Activities insurance to cover you whilst on canoe activities.
Bivouac Camping in national park
BBQ at Bivi site (Thursday evening)
UK qualified & highly experienced guides. (not 16-18YO apprentices)
What’s not included
Travel to the Ardeche.
Holiday insurance, we recommend you take out individual holiday insurance.
Food & drink.
Tipi Hire includes, your own Tipi set up and ready for your arrival on Sunday, one double mattress, two single mattress and bedding. Plus 4 camping chairs.