Bridge of Menat

Menat

Kayaking is one of your dreams ? The Staff Gorges de la Sioule helps you to make your dream come true
We offer various choices and way to kayak on the gorges de la Sioule. We friendly welcome you and quality is our purpose.
Beginner or experienced, sportif or quiet dreamer, the staff Gorges de la Sioule based at Bridge of Menat suggests you 5 kind of descents : la journée, les hautes gorges, la gordonne, les tops, les relax :
La Journée
All day long
37mi - 5h (2)
1
Châteauneuf les bains
2
Pont de Braynand
3
Lisseul
4
Menat
5
Saint Gal
Paddle the morning in the wild Hautes Gorges.
The river has some soft dam that will warm you up before picnic at our tables.
Once your siesta over you will navigate on the more dynamic Gorges de Chouvigny.
1
Châteauneuf les bains
2
Pont de Braynand
3
Lisseul
4
Menat
5
Saint Gal
Course
Distance - Mean time
Start from Pont de MenatSchedule for the return shuttle (2)Price Canoe (1)
2 people
Price Kayak
1 person
Order
Day(2) Pont de Braynand à Châteauneuf or (3) Lisseul > (5) St Gal
37mi - 5h
from 9.30AM to 10.30AMfrom 4PM to 5.30PM23.00€26.00€Order
Les Hautes Gorges
Half-day long
19mi - 3h (2)
1
Châteauneuf les bains
2
Pont de Braynand
3
Lisseul
4
Menat
5
Saint Gal
Enjoy it the morning or the afternoon !
From the Braynand mill go through the Hautes Gorges
After some dams and roman bridges, your car is waiting at the arrival.
Course
Distance - Mean time
Start from Pont de MenatSchedule for the return shuttle (2)Price Canoe (1)
2 people
Price Kayak
1 person
Order
Half day morning(2) Pont de Braynand à Châteauneuf > (4) Pont de Menat
19mi - 3h
from 9.30AM to 10AMNo waiting
car to the finish (3)
15.00€18.00€Order
Half day afternoonfrom 1PM to 2PMOrder
La Gordonne
1
Châteauneuf les bains
2
Pont de Braynand
3
Lisseul
4
Menat
5
Saint Gal
Half-day long
18mi - 2h30 (2)
Different speeds for your half day trip.
Quiet at the beginning with some dams, the Gordonne river will go faster for more fun and sensations !
You can also swim after the journey and enjoy the landscape.
Course
Distance - Mean time
Start from Pont de MenatSchedule for the return shuttle (2)Price Canoe (1)
2 people
Price Kayak
1 person
Order
Half day morning(4) Pont de Menat > (5) St Gal
18mi - 2h30
from 10AM to 10.30AMfrom 1PM to 1.30PM15.00€18.00€Order
Half day afternoonfrom 1PM to 3.30PMfrom 4PM to 5.30PMOrder
Les Tops
1
Châteauneuf les bains
2
Pont de Braynand
3
Lisseul
4
Menat
5
Saint Gal
Half-day long
13mi - 2h (2)
Morning or afternoon, paddle but not too much.
You just want to enjoy quietly ? The landscape is breathtaking !
Soft journey...
Course
Distance - Mean time
Start from Pont de MenatSchedule for the return shuttle (2)Price Canoe (1)
2 people
Price Kayak
1 person
Order
Mini morning(3) Lisseul > (4) Pont de Menat
13mi - 2h
from 9.30AM to 11AMNo waiting
car to the finish (3)
14.00€17.00€Order
Mini aftrenoonfrom 1PM to 3PMOrder
Les Relax
1
Châteauneuf les bains
2
Pont de Braynand
3
Lisseul
4
Menat
5
Saint Gal
All day long
Do a half-day trip all day long
No limit of time.
Start before 11am : let it go, take all day long, enjoy your journey and your picnic and have a soflty day.
1
Châteauneuf les bains
2
Pont de Braynand
3
Lisseul
4
Menat
5
Saint Gal
Course
Distance - Mean time
Start from Pont de MenatSchedule for the return shuttle (2)Price Canoe (1)
2 people
Price Kayak
1 person
Order
Day relax(2) Pont de Braynand à Châteauneuf > (4) Pont de Menat
19mi - libre
before 11AMNo waiting
car to the finish
18.00€21.00€Order
Day relax(4) Pont de Menat > (5) St Gal
18mi - libre
before 11AMfrom 4PM to 5.30PM18.00€21.00€Order
Formula with mealsAt Le Braynand restaurantSteak + french fries + icecream + drink+10€
Bons de réductionsMerci de passer la commande au +33 (0)4.73.86.68.40
Group rate10% for 15 to 30 people20% for 30 to 50 people
Pricing child under 10 years
3thd place in a canoe
-3€ for a mini or a half day-7€ for a day
Be able to swim - Children over 8 - Adequate clothes and shoes - Respect the environment - Avoid fishermen - Bring back your rubbish
Rendez-vous at our base

When you arrive, a member of the staff Gorges de la sioule will help you with your contract of location, answer your questions, advise you for your trip and give you your full equipment :

life jackets
paddles
container for your stuff
canoes or kayaks
ask a string for your glasses

On site, you can buy closed shoes, solar cream, drink, sandwich, etc.

We wish you a great descent

At your arrival, to the time and place that have been indicated to you before you started, the staff Gorges de la sioule will bring you to the boarding point where you can request a free fruit juice. Changing rooms are at your disposal

Some days, bred and brioche (natural or praline) are made on site.

What a lovely day when you enjoy it with coffee or chocolate milk and warm brioche
(1) Price per person
(2) You are allowed to navigate between 10pm 6pm
(3) Arrival before 2pm
(4) Meal served at the restaurant grill "Le Braynand" (Base of the bridge of Braynand)
Payment by : Paypal or credit card
General conditions of sale