Canoeing in Courmayeur and Aosta Valley

 
 

Try out your canoeing skills down Dora Baltea River.  Canoe from Pre-Saint-Didier to Morgex a nice grade 3-4 or for the extreme canoeists the Canyon de l'Inferno grade 4 technical; an impressive gorge with alot of excitement guaranteed. The Dora Baltea river is a major river flowing through Courmayeur - Aosta Valley with several tributaries worth exploring.  The Aosta Valley is known for its alpine beauty - take a day trip and explore the area or overnight at the various camping sites along the valley. 

Canoeing in Courmayeur - Mont Blanc
Coneing in Dora Baltea River
Canoeing in Courmayeur and Aosta Valley

There are a number of sports centres along the banks of the Dora Baltea River offering canoeing at all levels.

Canoeing in Valsesia

Valsesia is located just on the outskirts of the Aosta Valley and is well worth mentioning as one of the most popular canoeing destinations in Europe.  The Sesia River is joined by some of the most challenging torrents well known to canoeists:  Mastallone, Sermenzino, Sermenza, Egua, Gronda and Sorba.

 
From mid April to mid-July hundreds of canoeists from Italy and Europe flock to Valsesia, 'the valley of watersports'!  Valsesia was the venue for the 2001 European championships of canoe and kayak and the world championships in 2002.
 
Valsesia Canoe Film Festival is held in May - films and documentaries of canoe-kayak trips to little and known places on the planet: journeys of exploration and adventure.  Discover the beautiful and unique world of river canoeing.
 
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