Canyoning Ticino for beginners Val Grande

Provided by: Ticino Outdoor

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On this guided canyoning excursion you will get to know the beautiful Val Grande and climb, swim and jump through the exciting gorge in the Locarno-Maggi Valley region.

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On this guided canyoning excursion you will get to know the beautiful Val Grande and climb, swim and jump through the exciting gorge in the Locarno-Maggi Valley region.

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Highlights

4 hours canyoning for beginners in Ticino

Guided by a certified canyon guide

Get to know the surroundings of the Maggia Valley in Locarno

You can, but don't have to, experience jumps from a height of 10 meters

Possibility to adjust the difficulty level for more experienced people

Stunning rock formations and natural pools

Small, personal groups with a maximum of 8 people

Takes place daily from May to October

Private groups are possible

Includes

4 hours guided canyoning

Certified gorge guide

Introduction

Equipment: suit, helmet, socks, shoes, equipment

Snacks and drinks

Other catering

Pick up at a station

Photos

Description

Canyoning is all about traversing through beautiful gorges and rivers using a variety of locomotion options. Climb up walls, swim through the crystal clear rivers and pools, slide down the streams, jump into the depths or abseil from high cliffs.

The Val Grande is ideal for newcomers to the sport of canyoning. This guided tour through the Maggia Valley is optimal for the first steps in canyoning, because most of the obstacles can be bypassed without problems or replaced by easier ones.

For those who want to discover this fantastic and action-packed sport, this beginner's tour is just perfect. Experience the Val Grande and the spectacular atmosphere of this beautiful gorge.

You can expect a guided, half-day canyoning tour through the Boggera Gorge in Ticino!

Meeting point: Gordevio or pick up at the train station.

Your guide will be waiting for you in Riviera. If you wish, you can also be picked up at a train station.

Preparation: Introduction.

The first experience that is part of this great excursion is the instruction by your guide. You will learn everything you need to climb safely and with a lot of fun through the Val Grande.

Activity: Canyoning.

The Val Grande is one of the most beautiful valleys of Ticino and surprises with wonderful rock formations and the so-called "Little Niagara" waterfall. In addition to great jumps and climbing opportunities, one of the longest natural water slides in Ticino awaits you at the end with a length of 25 meters.

Practical information:

  • Minimum age: 12 years
  • Inform your guide about your health condition and if you need medication
  • Requirements: healthy, good physical condition, free from fear of heights, sure-footed
  • Swimming ability: you should be able to swim 20 meters freely

Swiss Activities Tip

This activity is perfect for a group event, team building or bachelor party. In addition, there is a special price for groups of 6 people or more.

Video Canyoning Val Grande

Important Information

  • Bring along: Swimsuit, bath towel, sports underwear, contact lenses, eyeglass strap (risk of loss)
  • If necessary: Asthma spray, Epi-Pen, allergy medication

Meeting Points

Al Mulit 1, 6672 Gordevio, Switzerland

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