CANOE KAYAK IN ARDECHE, FRANCE

Start points : Vallon Pont d'Arc, Ruoms, Les Vans, Les Ollières sur Eyrieux.


19€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 7 km - 1/2 day

 The passage under the Pont d'Arc, if you rent once in your life a canoe kayak is the descent that must be done.
The Pont d'Arc, the entrance in the Ardeche Canyon

From Vallon Pont d'Arc to Châmes; take your pleasure

During this descent you paddle one and half hour only. But you can stay at the river much longer time, you just need to inform the personnel of the rental company in advance. There are five rapids, including the well-known Charlemagne, and in the end you pass trought the Pont d'Arc... (more...)

Meeting point: Loulou Bateaux kayak landing, Vallon Pont d'Arc.

Departure time:

Everyday from 9am to 4pm

Info : 1h30 to paddle, recommended time 3h minimum.

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater : 19€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters : 38€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters + child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 48€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).


27€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 13 km - 1 day

Passage of slide in canoe kayak upstream of Vallon Pont d'Arc, a rental proposal plebicity by families who rent on this course.
Slide for canoe kayak in upstream of Vallon Pont d'Arc

From Sampzon to Châmes; perfect for families

This diversified descente includes two completely different parts. The first six kilometres are a serie of some water bodies and some dams (with slides for kayaks). And the second part, from Vallon Pont d'Arc to Chames,  you pass  the first rapids, between the first cliffs of the Ardeche Canyon.  (more...)

Meeting point: Loulou Bateaux kayak landing, Vallon Pont d'Arc.

Departure time:

Everyday at 9am, 10h30am, 12pm, 1h30pm

Info : 3h30 to paddle, recommended time 5h minimum.

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater : 27€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters : 54€.

Canoe Kayak  2 seaters + child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 64€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).


30€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 24 km - 1 day

 A day of fun in canoe kayac and play with water in the Gorges de l'Ardeche.
Pleasure of kayak in the Ardeche Canyon

From Châmes to Sauze; across the Natural Reserve

You cross the Natural Reserve "Les Gorges de l'Ardeche" at a leisurely pace. The rapids and the bodies of water, the landscape grandiose, the cliffs impressives - and you are far away from... (more...)

Meeting point: Loulou Bateaux kayak landing, Vallon Pont d'Arc.

Departure time:

Everyday at 8h30am, 9am, 9h30am, 10am,10h30am.

Info : 5h30 to paddle, recommended time 6-7h. 

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 30€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 60€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters + child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 70€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).



30€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 30 km - 1 day

Group of canoe kayaks who rented to make the complete gorges of the Ardeche.
Kayaks in The Gorges de l'Ardèche

From Vallon Pont d'Arc to Sauze; total Ardeche Canyon

It's a sportive day, a day of canoe-kayak aventure, unforgettable day. You should leave early (from 8 a.m. until 9H30 a.m.) in order to have enough of time to pass thought The Pont d'Arc and to cross all the Ardeche Canyon... (more...)

Meeting point: Loulou Bateaux kayak landing, Vallon Pont d'Arc.

Departure time:

Everyday at 8am, 8h30am, 9am, 9h30am.

Info : 7h to paddle, recommended time 8h. 

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 30€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 60€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters + child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 70€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).

50€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 30 km - 2 days

 Barbecue and camping at the bivouac Gournier in the middle of the reserve Gorges de l'Ardeche.
Camp in the Ardeche Canyon: bivouac de Gournier

From Vallon Pont d'Arc to Sauze; take full advantage of the Ardeche Canyon

Two days of immersion in nature. You take your time, you enjoy the beaches and the river. You are disconnected from...  (more...)

Meeting point: Loulou Bateaux kayak landing, Vallon Pont d'Arc.

Departure time:

Everyday from 9am until 12pm.

Info : 7h to paddle, 

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 50€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 100€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters + child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 115€.

Important: if there is a child in the middle, you can take only one container for this boat.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).

48€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 30 km - 2 days

 The Gorges de l'Ardeche cool vertion, canoe kayak two-seater, a formula rented by families.
Two days in the Ardeche Canyon for a family

From Vallon Pont d'Arc to Sauze; the descent "Comfort Mode"

This is a perfect solution if you would like to make your descent in "comfort mode": you don't camp in the canyon for the night and you can finish the descent early in the secont day. The first day you cross the Natural Reserve... (more...)

Meeting point: Loulou Bateaux kayak landing, Vallon Pont d'Arc.

Departure time:

Everyday at 8h30am, 9am, 9h30am, 10am.

Info : 7h to paddle.

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 48€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 96€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters+ child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 111€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).



* Child in the middle of the boat : The child should not be very tall (canoes and kayaks are not designed for three adults). They must weigh 40 kg maximum and be between 7 and 12 years old. 


23€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 6 km - 1/2 day

Cayak canoe trip in the Circus de Gens
Kayak in The Cirque de Gens (photo Y Moquet).

From Pradons to Ruoms; discover Canoe-Kayak

This descent is perfect for the beginners or for the family. It lets you to discover the canoe-kayak because there is no difficulties there. In the beginning you entre in the Cirque de Gens, then you pass near the "Défilé de Ruoms". This small canyon...  (more...)

Meeting point: Les Argonautes kayak landing area, Ruoms.

Departure time:

Everyday from 9am until 1pm.

Info : 1h30 to paddle, recommended time 3h. 

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 28€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 46€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters+ child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 69€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).

28€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 14 km - 1 day

In canoe Kayac you pass near Balazuc, one of the most beautiful village of Ardeche and France ..
Passing near the magnisifent village Balazuc.

From Voguë to Ruoms; between the old stones and the canyon

The funnest descent in this part of Ardeche. It allows you to enjoy swimming, sunbathing, picnicking on the riversides and to discover a variety of landscapes. You can make a stop and to visit village Balazuc... (more...)

Meeting point: Les Argonautes kayak landing area, Ruoms.

Departure time:

Everyday from 9am until 1pm.

Info : 3h to paddle, recommended time 5h. 

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 33€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 56€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters + child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 84€. 

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).

82€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 60 km - 3 day

 Kanoe cayaks at the entrance of the Gorges de l'Ardeche.
Entrance into The Ardeche Canyon (photo Y Moquet)

From Vogüe to Sauze; adventure long the river Ardeche

Three days of happiness and a nature. Recommended for friends, families and couples. An adventure to rejuvenate, to find a power source and to come back to the origin of canoeing... (more)

Meeting point: Les Argonautes kayak landing area, Ruoms.

Departure time:

Everyday at 8h30am, 9am, 9h30am, 10am,10h30am.

Info : 5h30 to paddle, recommended time 6-7h. 

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 92€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 164€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).

The place for the first camp (in Ruoms) is offered free.



* Enfant au milieu d'un kayak biplaces : L'enfant ne doit pas être très grand (les canoës kayaks ne sont pas conçus pour trois personnes de taille adulte) il doit peser 40 kg au maximum et avoir entre 7 et 12 ans.


18€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 10 km - 1/2 day

Kanoes kayac in the grandios Chassezac Canyon
Kayak in the grandios Chassezac Canyon

Des Vans à Chaulet; la traversée des Gorges  du Chassezac

During this descent of 10 km you cross the Chassezac Canyon. It is less known than Ardeche Canyon but it's very beautiful too.  It will seduce you by it's wild landscape, you'll be surranded by cliffs... (lire la suite)

Meeting point: Bambou Canoës kayak landing area, Les Vans.

Departure time:

Everyday from 9am until 1pm.

Info : 3h to paddle, recommended time 4h. 

Price (by boat)

Canoe Kayak 1 seater: 26€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters: 36€.

Canoe Kayak 2 seaters + child (under 12 y.o.) in the middle of the boat* : 44€.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).

24€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 4 km - 1/2 day

 Passage of a slide on a dam of the Eyrieux in cano kayacs
Passing a slide: river Eyrieux

Du Moulinon aux Ollières sur Eyrieux la descente plaisir

Discover the Eyrieux Valley by the river, without big difficulties. You may start by sliding in tobbogan (if you want), then you pass some rapids (II cat.) and some dams with slide for canoe-kayak... (more...)

Meeting point:  Eyrieux Sport kayak landing area, Les Ollières sur Eyrieux.

Departure time:

Everyday from 9am until 3pm.

Info : 1h30 to paddle, recommended time 3h.

Price (by person)

Adult: 24€.

Child (7-17 y.o.): 20€.

You book here and you choose your boat 1 seater or 2 seaters just before the start.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).

24€ by person

Include transport and rental of equipment

Descent 11 km - 1/2 day

A rapid II categorie Eyrieux river in cano kayak
A 2 seaters kayak pass a rapid: Eyrieux

Du Moulinon à Dunière sur Eyrieux la descente à faire au printemps

You can make this descent in the spring only. The water level lets you to see the  beautiful part of the Eyrieux, in downstream o  Les Ollières sur Eyrieux. You pass some rapids of the II categorie and, naturally...  (more...)

Meeting point: Eyrieux Sport kayak landing area, Les Ollières sur Eyrieux.

Departure time:

Everyday (until 15 June) from 9am until 3pm.

Info : 2h30 to paddle, recommended time 4h.

Price (by person)

Adult: 24€.

Child (7-17 y.o.): 20€.

You book here and you choose your boat 1 seater or 2 seaters just before the start.

Our prices include: transport by bus, rental of all the necessary equipment (boat, paddle, life jacket, waterproof container).



* Child in the middle of the boat : The child should not be very tall (canoes and kayaks are not designed for three adults). They must weigh 40 kg maximum and be between 7 and 12 years old. 



CANOE LOCATION ARDECHE is a web-site where you can book canoe-kayak for one descent in Ardéche. With it you can do the most beautiful descents in the department. We tried to create a web-site for booking easly and quickly for anybody who want to rent, but also with useful information for anybody who doesn't kno our department or this activity. In any case, if you are looking for a half-day descent or for a few-days adventure, we try to give you the maximum of useful information about the itineraries,  equipment, preparation so that you descent is a success.

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We wish you nice descents on the beautiful rivers in Ardeche. 

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