Voted one of the top 10 most-beautiful canyons in France, the Artigue is a must-do canyon in the French Pyrenees. Speleo-Canyon-Ariege brings us through a high-flow trip in the start of the season! Check it out!
Location : Ariège, France
Rating : V3.A3.III (V3.A5.III until End of June)
Type of rock : Shale with granite bolders
Best time of the year to visit : From July to September
Situated at the end of the Auzat Valley, the Artigue canyon is one of the most beautiful canyons in the French Pyrenees. The best location for learning all the aspects of canyoning, it can be also really sporty when the water flow get higher during the spring like we can see on the pictures of this article.
There are many jumps, big slides and awesome abseils, it’s a great venue to have fun and enjoy in a wonderful landscape, in front of the highest summits of Pyrenees (Montcalm 3077).
Topo data of Artigue Canyon (courtesy of Speleo-Canyon-Ariege)
Speleo-Canyon-Ariege is the most active ICOpro Trainers Training Center in Europe; offering all levels of ICOpro training courses from CAI to Training Master.
They are currently the only ICOpro center offering the Artigue trip, so visit them now and experience the most exciting canyoning day!