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Oronaye Lake, Mountain and River, Sports and activties, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Oronaye Lake

After the effort... A beautiful spot for lunch on the grass at an altitude of 2,500m.

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Mountain and River France
By Amy Adejokun Amy Adejokun Section editor

Discover Mountain and River

If you spend the summer on the coast, the 560 mi of coastline with unrivalled facilities has everything you could possibly wish for in terms of nautical sports.
If you are more a fan of white water, head up to Verdon, Ubaye, Durance, Guil and Drac, to name but a few.
Many water courses in the region are ideal for canoeing, kayaking, rafting, canyoning etc.
20, rue Nationale 04120 Castellane, France.
Tel./Fax: (+33) (0)4 92 83 67 24
E-mail: accueil@rafting-castellane.com
Websites: www.montagneetriviere.com / www.rafting-castellane.com

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Whitewater sports, Mountain and River, Sports and activties, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Whitewater sports

There are plenty of spots for waters sports lovers to enjoy themselves, including Verdon, Ubaye, Coulomp and Bléone.

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The Durance, Mountain and River, Sports and activties, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
The Durance

With its 300 days of sunshine a year, Sisteron is one of the villages this river passes through.

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A panoramic view of the mountain, Mountain and River, Sports and activties, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
A panoramic view of the mountain

Hiking, cycle touring, paragliding and mountain climbing are all different ways to discover the mountain.

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Kayaking in the gorges, Mountain and River, Sports and activties, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Kayaking in the gorges

There are many pros at hand to take you up onto the mountain.

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A refreshing descent, Mountain and River, Sports and activties, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
A refreshing descent

Canoeing, kayaking, rafting, whitewater swimming: the rivers are great fun for water sports enthusiasts.

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