The Gorges du Verdon, located in south-eastern France (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence), is a river canyon, considered to be one of the most beautiful in Europe. It is about 25 km/16 mi long and up to 700 m/2296 ft deep, formed by the Verdon River and named after for its startling turquoise-green color.
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Rafting in Mount Shasta, Redding, California USA
Mount Shasta is inside Shasta – Trinity National Forest. Mount Shasta is the second highest volcano in the Cascade Range. The country of Mount Shasta offers a variety of whitewater rafting experiences. There are many rivers, that you can enjoy rafting activity. Three of them are very popular for rafting.
The rivers are Upper Sacramento River, Trinity River and California Salmon River. Skill level on Upper Sacramento River is Class IV to V, skill level on Trinity River is all skill levels and skill level on California Salmon river is Class IV and V. Spring boaters can raft on the Upper Sacramento River at Sims, only half an hour away from Mount Shasta.
There is a steady stream of rapids, that keeps paddlers and guides busy all day long. There are many options like class II float trips, heart pumping class IV thrill rides and multiple day excursions. Float trips on Klamath River give an opportunity to enjoy the natural breathtaking beauty, along with Siskiyou County’s wild rivers.