What is canyoning?

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"Canyoning" in another terminology: Canyoneering (USA, AU), Kloofing (SA), Barranquismo (ES), Torrentismo (IT). Canyons are conquered using a variety of different techniques such as walking, climbing slopes or rock steps, jumping, sliding, abseiling and swimming. It is mainly practiced in remote rugged areas and often requires navigation, route finding, and other wilderness skills. Canyons, which ...

What is canyoning?2021-07-21T09:43:37+00:00

What is included in the purelements® canyoning programs?

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• Planning and implementation of the tour • Coordination of the canyoning event on site • Supervision by certified purelements® employees (certified canyoning guides) • Guide-guest ratio is a maximum of 1: 7 • No time pressure! • Special equipment required for the tour • Photo service • Own safety standards for canyoning

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What is the minimum age for participating in a canyoning tour?

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Here you can see our standard and the differences: • Canyoning family: from 6 years • Canyoning basic: from 8 years • Canyoning pro: from 12 years • Canyoning expert: from 16 years

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Are there height and weight restrictions for participation?

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For organizational reasons, only people who are within the norms below can participate: • Weight: 30 - 140 kg • Size: 135 - 200 cm People who are under or over these dimensions should still contact us, unless they have their own equipment.

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Can we bring our camera to the canyoning tour?

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Yes of course! However, we do not recommend taking them with you, because the photo service is already included in the price and the guides take many photos (no videos) of you and you can completely enjoy the canyoning! If you still want to take photos or videos yourself: During water activities, you should make ...

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Jumps in the cold water cause pain in my ears! Can I still participate?

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Yes, we understand your situation. This is a phenomenon that happens to some people. Unfortunately, there is not much that can be done about it. The pressure of the water after immersion is much higher than the air pressure, so there is a sudden and often very strong pressure difference on the ears. Purelements® uses ...

Jumps in the cold water cause pain in my ears! Can I still participate?2021-07-21T09:30:28+00:00

What to bring for canyoning What equipment does purelements® offer?

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What the participants need to bring: • Snacks & drinks, extra catering • Towel (for after the tour) • swimwear • Diving goggles for people who wear contact lenses • A hard case and / or string for people who wear glasses • Money for extras, tips & souvenirs, extra snacks Before the tour starts: ...

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What if we don’t want to do something or we are afraid?

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Most of our activities release a lot of adrenaline and involve many new, unfamiliar situations. The participants leave their comfort zone. Of course, all of this can also lead to the appearance of fears. The "STOP" rules of course apply anywhere and anytime: No participant is obliged to complete a certain obstacle, even if he ...

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What is the minimum and maximum number of participants for a canyoning tour from purelements®?

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Canyoning activities are carried out with a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 7 participants per guide. Canoeing and abseiling are conducted with a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 12 participants per guide. Outdoor events, team building activities and most courses are held with a minimum of 4 people. The maximum for ...

What is the minimum and maximum number of participants for a canyoning tour from purelements®?2021-07-21T09:13:27+00:00

How do I choose my ideal difficulty level?

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Our tours are divided into three difficulty categories: basic, pro and expert. Within these levels, however, there are subjective fluctuations in difficulty due to environmental factors. We have easier basic tours and basic tours that are closer to the pro level. The same applies to the pro and expert level. The technical level in the ...

How do I choose my ideal difficulty level?2021-07-21T09:11:05+00:00
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