AT A GLANCE
Experience: No experience required
Duration: 4 hours
Location: Nordegg, & Lake Abraham, Alberta
Offered: Daily from April 15 – October 15
Departure: 8 am & 1 pm
Ages: 8 & up (Minors accompanied by adult)
Fitness Level: Reasonable fitness (ability to climb a ladder, go for a short run or hike)
Group Size: 4 – 8
Starting At: $149 per person
All prices in Canadian Dollars
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Rappel Down A Mountain Cliff with Spectacular Views!
Join us for an unforgettable experience of rappelling a real rock cliff in the mountains . This exciting experience will take you to places and views very few adventurers have enjoyed.
Rappelling is an exciting adventure, great for anyone looking for a bit of thrill and excitement topped off with spectacular views. Individuals descend or are lowered down a rock face or over a cliff edge using ropes and equipment. On an Adventure Rappel, individuals can hike to the predetermined rappelling spot, enjoy the views, and then experience the thrill of rapelling, all in the beautiful Rocky Mountains.
This adventure starts when you meet your guide and get your equipment. From there we will travel to our rappel site. This is an easy opportunity to access views that are unforgettable while experiencing the excitement of rappelling a rock cliff.
- All technical equipment included (Rappel device, harnesses, helmet)
- Wear hiking clothing and layers (what you would wear to be outside all day)
- Please arrive with lunch, water, a full tank of gas, and be ready to adventure
Frequently Asked Questions about rapelling.
What is rappelling?
Rappelling is when individuals descend or are lowered down a rock face or over a cliff edge using ropes and equipment. The individual wears a harness and is attached to the rope, the rope is then fed through a belay device creating friction and lowering the person to the ground. This is done using proper safety equipment and under supervision of a guide or qualified individual. Rappelling is a great way to see beautiful views while experiencing the thrill of lowering down a rock cliff.
Who can go rappelling?
Anyone can go rappelling – men, women, children and youth. Individuals must safely fit a harness and be safely secured.
How do I stay safe when rappelling?
Rappelling is a simple activity, however like all adventure sports there is the potential for injury. Because individuals are lowered down from significant heights, it is crucial to have the proper equipment and to rappel with a guide or someone who is highly trained and experienced in this activity.