Descent of the Ravine Germeuil - 48 abseils - 1450m

From the volcano (Pas des sables) to go to a canyon, it's pretty unusual. Germeuil  is a large canyon on the Reunion Island, located in the foothills of the River of Remparts. This canyon was repeated very few times since its bolting in 2004, but it was bolt again in 2014, and the rumor of a grand canyon has come down to our ears. With my fellow instructors Yann and Julian, we have decided to set up a small team to go for the fifty abseils that lead to high pools perched into a bulwark whose inaccessibility is at measure of the beauty of the place ...

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Vue sur le Piton des neiges à l'approche de la ravine...

 

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Les premiers rappels

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