Canyoning or locally called “Kloofing”, Abseil in and around waterfalls, optional jumps, swim through natural rock pools, packed with fun in between – All levels of adventurer welcome, first timers and novices – no experience needed. Professionally trained guides to navigate all the way.
Explore the river shallows and experience AfriCanyons’ unique rock pool zip-line on the Standard trip. This is an adventure like no other. Choose between the Standard or the Short tour.
Ramp it up or take the easier route. Lets GO!
LONG OR SHORT TRIP?
Standard Full Monty Trip:
The most popular is the AfriCanyon Standard Canyoning trip. This trip includes a number of Abseil or Rappel points in and around waterfalls, optional jumps as well as AfriCanyon’s unique rock pool zip-line. A dynamic adventure packed with fun in between. Trip durations vary depending on group size.
Short Intro Dip:
Short trip or Canyoning intro is just that, an introduction; it includes abseiling in and around waterfalls, an optional jump in magical surrounds however does not include the rock pool zip-line.
Trip durations vary according to group size. Each adventure is unique to the group involved.
All guests must arrive 1 hour prior to their trip time booked.
Booking essential as there are a limited number of places on each of our trips.
Trip durations vary between 2 – 3 hours, depending on group size and river conditions. Trip durations are approximations and will vary according to group size and river conditions.
WHAT DOES AFRICANYON SUPPLY?
All adventure equipment
Personal Flotation Device PFD or lifejacket (float & have fun).
Shoes can be rented from us at R60 a pair if you don’t want to get yours wet.
WHAT MUST I BRING ALONG?
Shoes to swim in OR shoes can be rented from us at R65 a pair if you don’t want to get yours wet.
Towel for hot shower option afterwards.
WHEN MUST I GET THERE?
All Guests must arrive 1 hour prior to your booking time. We need to fit your wetsuits, gear up and have you go through the briefing.
I’VE NEVER DONE ANYTHING LIKE THIS!
Come along for what has been touted as “The Best combination of Adventure and Outdoor Fun”.
Our professionally trained guides will take you through it. If you have any special requirements (special needs included) please call us or email any queries: Office : 044 534 8055 or Cell: 082 323 4349 firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT ABOUT THE WEATHER?
Weather in the Crags area, although just 20 odd Kilometers away from the town of Plettenberg Bay, can be very different. We will run the river in light rain. Contact us if you are concerned. Office: 044 534 8055, Base-camp: 082 323 4349.
CAN KIDS DO THIS?
Yes, kids love it! AfriCanyon’s minimum age is 8 years old with an accompanying parent or guardian.
ARE THERE ANY SHUTTLE SERVICES FROM PLETT?
Go James Transfers, offers round trips between Plett and Africanyon.
Contact: James Potter 076 612 5255 or email@example.com
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ALL CUSTOMERS ARE TO PLEASE BRING A PAIR OF SHOES WITH THEM SUITABLE FOR SWIMMING AND RIVER WALKING.
Due to adverse weather conditions, bookings may have to be cancelled without warning. All bookings remain valid for 1 year from date of purchase should Africanyon for any reason need to cancel the booking. We will assist you in rescheduling your booking.
The minimum age for the canyon trip is 8 years old. Indemnity forms for all minors will need to be signed by the minors parents or legal guardians.
In the event of cancellation of booking by the customer, the following rules shall apply;
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