Canyoning in Asturias

Enjoy canyoning

The canyon descent in Asturias , is an aquatic activity that will allow participants to use rappelling techniques and descend a river with a steep slope in a fun and entertaining way. Enjoy nature by throwing yourself into the pools with water, letting yourself go on the natural slides and sliding vertically on the rappels.
From North Mountains we offer you ravines full of vegetation, with unique landscapes given the low altitude with respect to sea level. It is an experience that you will never forget in a protected environment and to which you will have access together with a professional guide, who will tell you everything you need to know at home.
Experience it’s not necesary.


There are several levels of difficulty, depending on the techniques to be used in the ravine, the water level and the equipment, we have excursions for those who want to start (suitable for children from 8 years old) to caving canyons (with groundwater) in rivers from various councils in eastern Asturias (Amieva, Ponga, Cabrales, Peñamellera, Alta, …).
The client has the obligation to report illnesses or pathologies that may reduce his physical and mental attitude, as well as any medication or substance that damages the aforementioned.
Women in pregnancy will not be able to carry out the activity.
Departures are at 09:15 a.m. from our se in Ribadesella and at 15:15 p.m. with a minimum of participants.

DEscenso de Barrancos en Asturias

Rates and requirements


40€ per participant

  • Neoprene equipment with reinforcements.
  • Arnés y casco.
  • Material técnico
  • Transport.
  • Gudes.
  • Insurance and changing rooms.
  • Know how to swim.
  • Have normal mobility.
  • Not having a phobia at height.
  • Minimum age 8 years

Regarding the material to be provided by the client, it will be as follows:

  • Boots or slippers that secure the feet.
  • Swimsuit.
  • Towel.
  • Spare clothes.

Also, being an activity developed in the natural environment. Its implementation depends on weather conditions, so its practice involves monitoring the meteorological parts during its development and before.
The company reserves the right to suspend or refer to another ravine with similar characteristics if for security reasons if necessary.