If you are fond of wide spaces, adventure and thrills, go meet this wild and protected river with an experienced and passionate guide.
Having spent more than 20 years on a kayak, François Hémidy has a strong experience in the activity. As a former member of the French slalom team, his passion for rivers and adventures led him to travel all around the world.
François is sports teacher degreed option canoeing, kayaking & related disciplines, with the additional qualification « whitewater kayaking » & the national certificate of safety and aquatic rescue.
With enthusiasm and humour, he will share his passion with you.
Located in the Alpes de Haute Provence, at the junction of Marseille, Nice and Digne-Les-Bains, it is the longest canyon of Europe. A real paradise for outdoor sports, the grand canyon is 20 Km long and can go as deep as more than 700 m.
At the bottom of this huge fault runs an emerald river : the Verdon, true jewel of the nature, wild and almost inaccessible.