Sports and Pastimes in Ardèche

A selection of sports and leisure centres in Ardèche. Click on the name of the centre or the photograph to find out more about the sports and leisure activities available.

Canyoning - Speleo

The leisure Ceven'Aventure, located at Vans in southern Ardèche, offers a discovery of the caves in the area and a descent of the Ardèche canyon, accessible to all.
With Abîme et Canyon, discover the best runs of the torrents of the Ardèche Mountains. From 7 years old ; know how to swim is essential.
At the heart of the Ardeche River Gorges natural reserve, live strong feeling in the air with Via Ferrata, underground with caving, or go for a tonic and invigorating activity with canyoning.

Pastimes

In the open air, on 6 hectares of forest, 3 shaded grounds for your games of Paintball (from 8 years old) and Laser Game (from 7 years old). Birthdays, groups, Stag and Hen Parties, spend an unforgettable day. Laughs guaranteed!
In the middle of Southern Ardèche, Céven'Aventure leisure base in Les Vans organises a very wide choice of activities including canyoning, canoeing, kayaking, adventure circuits, caving, rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking and archery in the Chassezac river gorges.
At the heart of the spa town of Vals les Bains, discover Beatrix Glacier ice creams with flavors Ardèche.
100% adrenaline and everyone,from 7 to 77 years! After a 15 minute flight over the gorges of Ardeche,an incredible free fall more than 200 km / his waiting for you, photo and video support! Book now at 06 72 23 93 90
You like adventure trips in trees and canyons, speleology, climbing, canoe and kayak, trekking, or simply nature... So follow us !
Discover one of the most beautiful beaches of the Ardèche river, single family relaxation area located just opposite the beautiful Cirque de Gens. Fine sand, hammocks, lifeguards, pedal boats & canoes rental, picnic area, snack bar, pools, children games.
Abime et canyon offers you activities in the middle of nature to make you discover the greatest and most authentic places of our region : speleology, canyoning, via corda.
HELI TECH professional pilots provide maiden flights in the Ardèche skies in helicopters and Microlights. Do you dream about piloting a helicopter? Heli-Tech can make you dream come true! HELI TECH was set up by enthusiastic flyers Jean Paul and Ghislain who love to share their experience of Helicopters and Microlights.
Located in south Ardeche, the Animal Park of Lussas is a teaching farm , with a collection of different free-range poultry and a farm shop selling our produce and souvenirs.

Motor sports

Renting quads, motocrosses, enduros, karts, mountain bikes, 4x4 cars... from 3 to 77 years old, 7 days a week from 9 am to 7 pm. Trips with quads and motorbikes. Sensational feelings !
A new karting area welcomes you at the aerodrome of Aubenas-Lanas. A karting track is waiting for you, for renting and ponctual shows.

Adventure Parks

Courses in the trees, with multiple levels adapted to the capacities. Zip line, monkey bridges, suspension bridges, liana, and many other stunts await you.
With Ceven'Aventure, you will discover many sensations, between via ferrata, zip line, climbing, monkey bridge... through its course, located in the south of the Ardèche.

Riding

A horse-riding school, Chavetourte offers trips, trekkings, lessons and stays all levels, baby-ponys, carriages, caravan trips, selling of horses and ponys.

Canoeing

In the heart of the magnificent canyon of the Gorges de l'Ardèche, we invite you to discover an unforgettable spectacle by canoe, kayak or kraft. 7 descents, from beginner level to confirmed level.
Les bateaux du pont offers you to go down the canyons of Gorges de l'Ardèche, with canoes and kayaks made for one or two persons.
In the water (canoeing, canyoning), in the air (Via Ferrata) or underground (caving), enjoy a unique experience in the heart of the Natural Reserve of the Ardèche river Gorges!
From the mini-descent to the descent on four days with overnight in bivouac, Canoës Service offers 7 formulas for an unforgettable descent of the Gorges de l'Ardèche by canoe, kayak or kraft.
Oceanide Canoë offers you to go down the canyons of Gorges de l'Ardeche in canoe and kayak : 1 or 2 days, short or long-distance trips, special prices for groups and students.
Ceven'Aventure offers a descent of the Gorges du Chassezac in Ardèche, in a canoe or kayak, rent or accompanied by a guide, with moments of relaxation and swimming, for a day.
From the quiet ride over water to the sporting descent, we offer several formulas to discover the pleasures of canoeing with the magnificent natural Ardèche river gorges reserve in backdrop.
The team of Camp des gorges Les 3 eaux welcomes you from April to November in a privileged space. With a direct access to the river and the shady car park, you will find all the facilities to succeed your week-end.
On one of the most beautiful beaches of the Ardèche river, canoe rental with 2 descents to choose from. Supervised swimming, pedal boats, beach volleyball, table tennis, picnic area, hammocks, 4 swimming pools, playground, snack bar
In the middle of a prestigious site and below the very famous Pont d'Arc, we propose you the descent of the Ardèche Gorges in canoes or kayaks in a natural and unique setting.