Canyoning in Barranco de Mina & Geoda de Yeso, Albúnol


Main characteristics excursion: ER18700-1
Time of the year : May - November
Difficulty level

: low-medium 

Physical level : low
Start location : Albúnol
Duration : 3,5 till 5 hours
No. of persons : minimum 1p
Price  : € 200 (1-5p) a group / € 35 (>6p) a person
Insurance incl.   : assistance insurance, civil liability insurance
Geoda de Yeso (Albúnol)
Geoda de Yeso (Albúnol)

The activity begins with an ascent of a path that goes along the area known as The Angosturas, overlooking the impressive scenic of Cerro del Gato Canyon. At the beginning of the Barranco de los Morenos, you will visit a cave-mine which is containing a gypsum Geoda of great beauty and size and has a variety of crystallization. After this visit the descent of the ravine starts. The ravine has a typical runoff with highly polished rocks with tubular shapes such as the waterfall named the "Fireplace". This excursion is certainly a real adventure and accessible for all physical levels, in an unknown place full of hidden surprises. 


What is Included


  • Accident insurance;
  • Personal progression equipment (helmet with headlamp, sit harness, descenders, foot loops,), group equipment (ropes, tackle bag and backpack);
  • Photographic reportage;
  • Entitled guide and monitor.

Material Needed


For this activity participants are advised to wear hiking boots as the path of the ravine is full of inequalities and stones

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The Location