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Speleo Canyon Ariege

D8 - Route de la Vexane | canton de Niaux - Ville de Tarascon sur Ariege, 09400 Tarascon sur Ariège Niaux, France
+33 6 30 31 24 52
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A thriling adventure

A great afternoon with Rod who tailored the programme to fit an 11 and 13 year old plus their dad... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
FamiliaRoberts
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Fantastic family trip

We are a family of four, 11, 16 year old children, myself and my wife. We were so glad we decided... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Jonathan S
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Bradenton, Florida
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Our ICOpro center "Speleo Canyon Ariege" is located at the entrance of the valley of Vicdessos, "the valley of caves and canyons" in Ariege. We welcome every English speakers all summer and you propose to explore the rich natural and geological heritage of the Pyrenees. Join us to discover these outdoor activities safely and in a friendly atmosphere.We are two professional instructors, Rodolphe and Stephane. We've got our state certificates for more than 15 years and we're Trainers within the International Organization Canyon (ICOpro), we specialize in the initiation, discovery, development, training and exploration in canyoning. Canyoning is what we do !
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D8 - Route de la Vexane | canton de Niaux - Ville de Tarascon sur Ariege, 09400 Tarascon sur Ariège Niaux, France
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

A great afternoon with Rod who tailored the programme to fit an 11 and 13 year old plus their dad over forty years their senior. Thoroughly recommended for a Rod's hospitality, professionalism, equipment and enthusiasm for the sport. We will be back!

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Rodolphe S, Propriétaire at Speleo Canyon Ariege, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are looking froward to see you again in a canyon with us ! Will you come to Ariège this summer ?

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

We are a family of four, 11, 16 year old children, myself and my wife. We were so glad we decided to Canyon with Rod. He is clearly not only proficient but a leader in this sport. Extremely patient and thorough, we felt safe and...More

1  Thank Jonathan S
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Rodolphe S, Propriétaire at Speleo Canyon Ariege, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your comment ! It's a great pleasure to read it, I hope you have a good memory of this day ! Maybe see you one day to do this Spider-Man impression again ?

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I recently had the pleasure to visit Speleo Canyon at the beginning of September. To start of the organisation from the canyoning its self through to the accommodation that Rod had arranged was above and beyond what had been expected. We explored 6 canyons over...More

Thank Drew G
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

fantastic! it was an absolute honour to have rod introduce me to canyoning. coaching was tailored and proffesional, equipment was clean and suitable, canyons were breath taking. hospitality second to none. cant express how great a time i had here and how much i learned....More

1  Thank Andy C
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great trip with a friend whilst visiting in the Pyrenees. Action filled day with Rodolphe who takes care of everyone on the trip. The trip was more of a training course and Rodolphe was helpful enough to explain as much or as little as you'd...More

Thank Greg C
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Reviewed 21 August 2015

We (2 adults and 2 11 year old boys, plus two other couples) did Marc canyon with Rodophe on 6 August 2015. It wasn't our first canyoning adventure, we did one last year in another part of the Pyrenees, but it was the best one...More

Thank Neil C
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Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

The welcome given by our multilingual and highly skilled instructor was just perfect. He made us feel at home, bonded with us all before we set out, and inspired complete confidence during this wonderful activity. The day ended back at the base with another friendly...More

Thank Eric S
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

After a rainy day in the Pyrenees, this chance to slide, jump, abseil and zipwire down an attractive mountain river was just the fillip we needed. We were all new to harnesses etc and only one of us four (two daughters in their twenties) was...More

Thank Nicholas A
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Went caving and canyoning in one day; what else can I say? Our instructor Rodolphe was extremely knowledgeable and fun; I did Marc Canyon and Vicdessos cave and felt safe and in good hands all the time. Apart from that I learned a lot and...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2014

Family group with ages from 9 to 72 all voted this to be the highlight of the holiday! Amazing, friendly, professional and fun guides who you totally trust. Much better equipement provided than other groups we saw on the way with full safety briefing and...More

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