Get ready to dive into the thrill of canyoning in Tenerife! With a variety of routes ranging from peaceful walks to pure adrenaline descents, we have something for every level of bravery and experience.

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing activity to enjoy with the family or an extreme challenge to test your limits, we’ll help you find the perfect canyon for your next adventure. Below, we present a detailed guide to the difficulty levels you’ll find at Outdoor Activities Tenerife.

Canyoning Difficulty Levels

Level 1: Very Easy

Level 1 canyons are the gateway to canyoning, where safety and ease allow participants of all ages to enjoy the natural environment and learn the basics of the sport in a relaxed and controlled setting.

  • For whom: Families and beginners.
  • Previous experience: Not necessary.
  • Activities: Gentle walk, swimming in calm waters.

Level 2: Easy

This level introduces participants to the thrill of canyoning with obstacles that are easy to overcome but offer a more active and participatory experience than the previous level.

  • Target audience: Active beginners and people in good physical shape.
  • Previous experience: Minimal or none.
  • Activities: Small jumps, natural slides, use of hands for climbing.

Level 3: Moderately Easy

Level 3 is ideal for those looking to increase the intensity and adventure, with more opportunities to learn and practice rappelling techniques and enjoy the beauty of the canyon with a bit more adrenaline.

  • Target audience: People with some experience or good physical condition.
  • Previous experience: Beneficial but not essential.
  • Activities: More jumps and slides, introduction to rappelling.

Level 4: Moderate

Level 4 canyons offer a more technical and challenging experience, testing participants’ ability to maneuver through more complex and exciting obstacles.

  • Target audience: Experienced canyoneers or those in good physical condition.
  • Previous experience: Required to enjoy and progress safely.
  • Activities: Technical rappels, higher jumps, longer slides.

Level 5: Difficult

At this level, canyoneers face challenges that require endurance, skill, and decisiveness, with the reward of completing some of the most exciting and gratifying descents.

  • Target audience: Experienced adventurers.
  • Previous experience: Necessary to face technical challenges.
  • Activities: Complex obstacles, requirement of advanced techniques.

Level 6: Very Difficult

Level 6 canyons are for those who seek to push their limits and enjoy the thrill of conquering extreme natural obstacles in a challenging environment.

  • Target audience: Highly experienced canyoneers and those in excellent physical condition.
  • Previous experience: Essential for safety and enjoyment.
  • Activities: Long rappel sections, high jumps, swimming in strong currents.

Level 7: Extremely Difficult

This level is reserved for the most adventurous and skilled, offering the most extreme challenges and the satisfaction of overcoming what for many is the pinnacle of canyoning.

  • Target audience: Elite canyoneers with advanced skills.
  • Previous experience: Extensive, with a high degree of technical competence.
  • Activities: Complex rappels, technical jumps, advanced swimming.
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Why Choose Us?

At Outdoor Activities Tenerife, we ensure that your experience is unforgettable and safe. Our expert guides know every corner of Tenerife and will take you through the best paths, making sure you have the best possible adventure. Plus, we provide all the necessary equipment. Just bring your bravery and eagerness to have fun!

Book Your Adventure According to Your Level!

Whether it’s your first time or you’re a veteran canyoneer, we have the perfect route for you. Explore the canyons of Tenerife with us and live an adventure you’ll remember for a lifetime! Book now and get ready for pure excitement with Outdoor Activities Tenerife.