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Whitewater sports

There are lots of whitewater activities in Chablais: canyoning, rafting, canoe-raft, hydro-speed, and many more. The River Dranse has 20 kilometres of whitewater rapids.

In calm or racing waters, whitewater sports let you discover the Chablais landscape from another angle.

To participate in whitewater activities you must be in good health and be able to swim at least 25 metres and to go underwater. Minors require parental authorisation.

Vous devez prévoir un maillot de bain, des baskets, des vêtements de rechange et une serviette de bain.


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: 8 years old
Price: From €38


Dive into the frothy waters of the River Dranse attached to a float. To enhance the experience you will be kitted out with fins and a wetsuit.

Minimum age: 14 years old (minimum height 1m40)
Price: From €50


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)
Price: From €50


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.

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

From €60

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