Canyoning: travelling in gorges

Canyoning involves descending down into a canyon. What makes it unique is that all kinds of different techniques are used to do this. Canyoneers abseil, climb, jump, slide, swim and sometimes even dive to make their way through canyons from start to finish. Due to the wide variety of techniques required, it is essential for them to have the right equipment to hand. Canyoning is classed as an

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Tags: Tourism and Leisure time, Sports facilities, Whitewater sports, Leisure time, Aquatic sport
Spatial extent: Switzerland
Time: 2015

Map objects: Amden, Boggera, Chli-Schliere, Corippo, Giumaglio, Gondo, Grimsel, Hüribach, Intragna, Iragna, La Torneresse, Maggiatal, Malvaglia, Massaschlucht, Morge, Pontirone, Raspille, Saxetenbach, Tine de Montbovon, Val Cugnasco, Val Grande, Val Lodrino, Viamala-Schlucht