Activities


Canyoneering

Canyoneering

Canyoneering, Griffon Aventure’s signature summer activity offers you an unparalleled experience in Gaspésie. It’s like an outdoor waterpark designed by nature over thousands of years of natural erosion. Our guides will show you our exceptional site with emerald green pools, natural water slides, stunning waterfalls and much more! Discover a truly magical oasis in Gaspésie that you’ll never forget!

 

Point of departure for this activity is in the city of Gaspé, about 45 minutes from the hostel.

When: usually at 9:30 AM

Where: Parking lot of the restaurant Chez Ron:

627 Boulevard de York S, Gaspé, QC G4X 2L3, Canada

(Meeting point is to the left of the restaurant)

Cost: $72 (+ tax) for adults

$61 (+tax) for kids ages 8 to 17

Duration: 5 hours with 3 ½ hours in the water

Further Information: 

  • The canyoneering season is from June 22th to September 2th.  After this date, departures may not be regular, but rather determined by the demand.   
  • Starting July 16th, there is the possibility of a second departure at noon depending on the demand.
  • No previous experience necessary!  
  • A wetsuit (5mm), helmet, gloves and booties are provided.  Please bring a swimsuit (to wear under the wetsuit) and shoes with a good grip which can get wet.  We recommend traditional running shoes.  
  • Our guides work hard to provide you with a fun and safe experience.  Gratuities are appreciated! 
  • This activity may not be suitable for people with physical limitations.  If you have questions about the difficulty of the course, we will be happy to answer any questions at the reception desk.   

Specifics:

  • Reservations must be made at least 12 hours in advance
  • Payment in full required at the time of the reservation
  • A valid e-mail address and phone number required when making a reservation
  • You can modify or cancel your reservation up to 48 hours before your scheduled departure time
  • Full refunds for cancellations made 48 hours or more in advance
  • If you cancel with less than 48 hours notice, you will NOT be refunded!
  • This activity will NOT be cancelled in the event of rain, cold weather, etc.
  • In the rare event of high waters in the canyon, we may have to cancel the activity for the day and you will receive a full refund