Discover Canyoning - Level 1

Easily accessible and with the option to negotiate around the more chanllenging features if you choose, this introductory canyoning experience is enjoyable for both children & adults alike.

The beautiful Bararine Canyon is located just before the Swiss boarder & takes around 25 mins to get to from Chamonix by car.


Canyoning is an thrilling activity that allows you to experience and discover areas of the mountain landscape that are normally otherwise hidden or obscured from view. 

As you journey along the 1500m of the river bed, you will wade through cristal clear rock pools, slip & slide down natural water toboggans, rapell down waterfalls (optonal) & have the chance to jump from varying heights into pluge pools below (optional).

The experience lasts around 2h and is possible between the months of May to October.

Children from 8 years welcome. 

Participants must be proficient swimmers.




130€ pp - Min group size of 5 / Max group size 8 people



Course Dates

Any date on demand


Canyoning Equipment

Wet suit, buoyancy aid, helmet & harness

Transport Canyoning

Private minibus transfer for up to 8 people.

For groups larger than 8 people, you may be required to use your own vehical to help with the transfers.


If you do not have your own footwear that you are prepared to get wet, then we can provide you with wetsuit boots. Please have your EU shoe size ready when you make your reservation.

Not Included

Food & Drink

The price does not include lunch or snacks. You can bring your own food and we can stop for a picnic, or there may be the option to buy lunch at a mountain hut. Please make sure that you are carrying sufficient water and snacks as we will be in the mountains for a number of hours.

Barbarine Canyon

25min journey to location of Canyon. Distribution of equipment. Short 15min walk to access Canyon. 2h activity in the water lead by fully qualified professional canyoning guid. Return journey back to Chamonix.





Water bottle (1 litre minimum)

Water bottle (1 litre minimum)

Sun cream high protection (for lips and face)

Sun cream high protection (for lips and face)