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Rafting in the Gorges of Centron

Descent details

Groups of 5 to 8 persons are made. Then, you will board on a raft for the most bucolic section (10 km) of the Isère River (55 minutes from the Annecy Lake).

Always with a guide specialised in white water sports, you will spend a delicious moment through les Gorges de la Pucelle and the rapids of Centon (classe III /IV). It is an ideal rafting course for families. 

From 8 years old

Required equipment for the rafting descent

A towel
A technical T-shirt ( not compulsory)

Duration : 1h30 de descente
appeal :
Season : from may to september
Sport level required : Moderate

Children from 8 years old.
You have to know how to swim and submerge yourself
Ideal for families because it is a recreational activity in security

Price :

62.00 €

The price includes :

Shuttle from our white water base (Centron-Montgirod) to the departure of the activity, specific equipment, supervision


To book, call us at 04 50 45 38 46 or make your request in the form below

Rafting descent monitoring

Certified, very skilled and funny instructors
1 instructor by boat

spoken languages

  • French
  • English

The descent

The meeting is fixed at our resort in Centron (situated at the arrival of the descent).
As soon as you are equipped with a neoprene suit (trousers + jacket), neoprene socks, helmet and life jacket; it’s time to go back at the start of the river with our minibus.
Here, the instructor make a security briefing and give you explanations about the course.
Then, you go on board with your instructor and start with some practical exercises to learn how to paddle in the rapids.
When the activity is finished you can go back to our resort to change clothes and pick up your car.

Services on the spot

  • Toilet
  • Photo


10 minutes before the appointment time, at our resort situated on the riverbank in Centron.
Outside parking lot available


At the Essaonia Base, Jérôme , Christian, Adrien, Céline and the others will be here to welcome you


Essaonia Base de Loisirs de Centron (Au bord de la rivière) Route des Sables
73210 Centron-Montgirod - France