Sambuis canyon is a popular site for learning the sport of canyoning and is ideal for learning rope use.
For anyone with some experience of canyoning, check out the Sambuis canyon which is considered a place of adventure!

Sport Canyon of Sambuis Glières-Val-de-Borne


Departing from Glières-Val-de-Borne (74130)
Average length : 02h30
Distance : 0.3km

Rating for average or ordinary flow:
Vertical height: 4/some hand ralls and difficult abseiling section
Aquatic: 2/gentle slides

Length of the route: 300m
Difference in altitude: 150m

Time to reach start: 5min
Time from start to finish: between 2 and 3 hrs
Time to return to start: 30 mins

Number of abseils: 19
Maximum fall: 25 m

NB: there may be obstacles such as tree branches, metalwork...
You are strongly advised to engage the services of a professional guide if you want to enjoy the canyon safely.

Total elevation gain : 150m

Map references

3430 ET La Clusaz - Le Grand-Bornand


Free access.

  • Parking


Beffay Les Sambuis Le Petit-Bornand-les-Glières 74130 Glières-Val-de-Borne
Departing from : Glières-Val-de-Borne (74130)
Latitude : 46.02483 - Longitude : 6.37413

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Information update on 23/01/2020 by Office de Tourisme Faucigny Glières