Wild and grandiose, the Loire is an authentic river. Jérôme and Sandrine, passionate about its generous nature and its exceptional heritage, welcome you with all their professional experience acquired over 25 years.
We welcome you to the most beautiful and wildest portion of the young Loire on routes that are affordable and safe for everyone, especially families with children.
We open the doors of our intimate wild territory to you. I tell you the story of the otters, the beaver, the black and royal kite, that of the black alder and the white willow and so many other riches.
Let's take the time to observe this natural symbiosis in which you will be discreetly involved.
The Velay paddle school is a permanent professional structure, which offers qualified supervision, rental of sports equipment and discovery of the natural environment! Involved since its creation in ecotourism and the preservation of the river.
First base upstream of the Loire River, located in the heart of the Haute Loire department 20 minutes from Puy en Velay, 1 hour from St Etienne and 2 hours from Lyon with the possibility of coming and leaving by train via Vorey station on Arzon located 200 m from the base!
We strive to offer you sports and leisure activities, fun and affordable calculated at their fair price by sacrificing nothing to the quality of your service! The equipment, by its diversity, is specifically adapted to people with boats for all sizes and essential safety equipment: verified vests, helmets, isothermal suits are provided at no extra charge! Our dog friends are admitted for free!The wisest solution is to always call on a specialized local guide who knows his job, the river and the difficulties of his sector, who is also competent in the environment and who can best adapt your outing. This is by far the best formula if you have no experience or want to discover the riches of the environment as a bonus!
With us, the rental service is supervised and personalized by a qualified professional for your comfort, your pleasure and your navigation safety! Beginners are particularly pampered and benefit from a complete technical brief and a topo of the detailed courses. The difficulty and distance of the course is adapted to your level and your case and to the conditions of practice! Our service takes into account all the conditions and constraints, which guarantees you safety and pleasure of navigation!
THE INTEGRAL OF THE UPSTREAM LOIRE
For complete immersion, opt for the 60 or 72 km long hike depending on the flow conditions over several days. A magnificent nature bath mixed with adventure on the Loire in a wild, preserved and uncrowded environment, classified as a World Heritage Site, Natura 2000, Faunistic Interest Zone and one of the last confidential bivouac hikes in France.
Finally, for more committed athletes, for bachelor parties or birthdays, some of our activities are ideal for indulging yourself with thrills and strong emotions and killer formulas with a mix of activities! Adventure raid, Rafting, All-terrain scooter, Stand-up paddle and Big sup archery, Battle paddle…
One price: 5 to 35 €.
Modes de paiement
- Credit transfer
All year round, daily.
Subject to favorable weather.