Canyon in Åkrafjorden
Åkrafjorden Nature offers canyoning in beautiful surroundings in Åkrafjorden. Canyoning is a combination of hiking, climbing, rappelling and wading. This activity for sure make you feel the adrenalin rush through your body.
The canyoning takes place in Smielva at Rullestad. The trip starts from Åkrafjorden Nature B&B. To get to the top of the gorge you have to walk for about 1 hour, when you get to the start you put on a wetsuit, climbing harness and helmet. The trip starts calmly with hiking, wading and some climbing. Eventually you have to rappel down several waterfalls, the longest of which are about 30 meters high. When you reach the longest waterfall you have to climb down a 60 meter long Via Ferrata route. During the trip you will also jump into pools and swim.
Information: - Equipment: Åkrafjorden Nature B&B has a wetsuit, climbing harness, helmet and waterproof bag. Participants have their own shoes, we recommend sneakers or hiking shoes with a good rubber sole that can withstand water. Remember to bring dry shoes after the trip. Its recommended to have wool underwear under the wetsuit. - Duration: About 6 hours - Age limit: 18 years - Difficulty: 4
Subject to a minimum of 6 participants signing up. If the trip is cancelled, you will receive a message from Åkrafjorden Nature B&B.
Last updated: 09/11/2023
Source: Destinasjon Haugesund & Haugalandet