This discipline, which combines hiking, swimming and climbing in generally unspoilt natural environments, requires great skill and good physical condition. Would you like to take up the challenge? Near the campsite at Lake Annecy l’Idéal you’ll find a myriad of places to practice this thrilling activity.
The best canyoning spots near Annecy
Canyon de La Mine (Doussard)
This limestone canyon is distinguished by its beautiful waterfalls and a vertiginous 11-meter jump that will quench your adrenalin thirst.
- Duration of descent: 2h30
- Length: 200 m
- Altitude: 1,000 m
Canyon de Montmin (Vesonne)
A beautiful descent with slides, waterfalls and shallow pools.
- Descent time: 1h30 to 2h30
- Length: 1,200 m
- Altitude: 650 m
Canyon d’Angon (Talloires)
The Angon canyon is undoubtedly one of Annecy’s most beautiful canyoning sites. It’s a varied descent with some great waterfalls for abseiling, as well as a few jumps and slides.
The start of this descent is in Vérel, at the Pont des Fées bridge over the Nant torrent. On the menu: a memorable abseil down an incredible 60-metre waterfall, several jumps and a few slides.
- Descent time: 1h30 to 3h00
- Length: 1000 m
- Altitude: 600 m
Canyon du Pont du Diable (Bellecombe en Bauges)
This canyon in the Bauges massif features a deep gorge and a variety of obstacles where you can jump, slide down natural slides or abseil.
- Duration of descent: 2h00
- Length: 700 m
- Altitude: 750 m
Discover the joys of canyoning near Annecy with Montagne Sensation
Our partner, Terréo, offers you a variety of courses to suit your level and motivations.
It also offers two other outdoor activities: via ferrata and caving.
Discover canyoning with family and friends during your vacation at the 4-star L’Idéal campsite!
Take the plunge with a team of professionals for a successful experience!
Benefit from a preferential rate with Terréo as part of our partnership.
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