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Canyoning Aqua Hiking


Things to know:

The minimum age for canyoning is 12 and 7 for aqua hiking. These activities are depending on the weather and rain. Therefore, professional instructors are very careful to guide you in the best possible conditions

The advice from our Tourism Office:

The equipment used for these activities is provided by the instructors. However, make sure you have a swimming suit, water shoes, a towel and extra clothes


For fans of sensations in running waters (whitewater) in a charming site, the tumultuous grooves and rivers of “Haut Jura” allow the canyoning and aqua hiking.

Aqua hiking is a hobby consisting in going into the river while swimming, sliding on natural toboggans and basins, jumping, diving…

Canyoning adds rappelling to all these activities.


Any beginners can benefit from the help of your professional partners guides.


Canyoning and aqua hiking sites in the “Haut Jura”:

  • Les Gorges de Malvaux : near Foncine-le-Bas
  • Les Gorges du Gros Dard : near Saint-Claude
  • Les Gorges de Coiserette : near Saint-Claude

Office de Tourisme Oh ! Jura
Place Jean Jaurès - BP 80106
39403 MOREZ cedex

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Low season : Monday to Friday 9:30 - 12h and 14h - 17h
Winter high season ( Christmas holidays , February) : Monday to Saturday 9am - 12pm & 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
High season summer (July & August) : Monday to Saturday 9am - 18pm. Sunday 9am - 12pm. The 14/07: 9h-12h
On August 14 & August 15 , the office will be open from 09h to 12h in the morning instead .

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