Explore the Most Stunning Canyons in Israel with Ashdot Extreme Canyoning Tours

Exploring the Canyon and going down through it using the technic of ropes No activity in nature can be compared to the excitement and the thrill that the Canyon gives to the people who are rappelling through them the action is going like when the group enters the Canyon and start going down drop after drop along the Canyon

the Most Stunning Canyons in Israel with Ashdot Extreme Canyoning Tours

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The sport of canyoning is a very popular activity all over The world 

What is the canyoning sport?

Canyoning is exploring the Canyon and going down through it using the technic of ropes what is known as rappelling entering a Canyon who is only accessible is very exciting and challenging as well  obviously it requires skills of using the rappelling gear or services of someone who knows how to use ropes there is no activity in nature that can be compared to the excitement and the thrill that the Canyon are giving to the people who are rappelling through them the activity is going like that  the group enter the Canyon and start going down drop after a drop along the Canyon in every rappel we need to stop set up the ropes again every time we arrive to next rappel every Canyon is a different story Canyon are very much different from each other some Canyon are short and have only 1/2 rappels to go down and some have 50 rappel before coming out  of it some have small rappel and some have giant rappel some are deep and narrow some are wide some have running water in them and some are dry there are ka

there is Canyon you need to swim across many pools and use a dry suit like divers, especially in the European Canyon that has cold running water through them in some of them, there is warm running water like the Canyons in Jordan, some of the most amazing Canyon is completely dark during day time since they are so deep and narrow that there are no daylights in them and we  must use a flashlight to move forward through them

In Israel, there are 5 Canyon in the Judean desert along the dead sea and another one in the northern part of Israel in the Golan Heights. The southern Canyon are dry exept 1 of them the raahaf Canyon near matzada south of the dead sea that this Canyon contains flood water in some years it is dry since there are no floods running and filling it the other Canyon in the south are qumran wich attracts a lot of turist since of the dead sea sqrolls the were find in a cave in the canyon a friendly and easy Canyon for familys who are looking for a easy Canyoning experience the next one is tmarim Canyon wich is much harder and longer then qumran and right after south there is the tur Canyon wich have easy access to it but giant drops  (the biggest is 300 ft ) this Canyon in the south are good for all year round exept the summer when temperature are very high at the southern part of israel  for the summer season we have the northern Canyon known as the black Canyon or hanakik hashachor in Hebrew the nicest atraction israel can offer in the hot season rappelling through a magnificent Canyon with running fresh water swimming pool across many times along the course that helps you to brake down the heat the black Canyon is close during winter since the temperature of the water is very low and the stream is to strong  it is also limited to 100 ppl per day and it is very popular there for require pre resarvation if you want to rapell it.


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איתמר דרדיק - אשדות אקסטרים

Itamar Derdik

The company "Ashdot - Rappelling and Challenge Tours in Israel" has been engaged in the field of adventure sports for over 25 years, starting in 1991. The company deals in extreme sports in Israel and manages a store for the sale of abseiling equipment.

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