The Canoping or Canopy is an extreme sport that involves moving from one tree to another hanging from a steel cable, which are plotted in the woods with the help of a waist harness and a pulley. This activity is recommended for those who like to feel in touch with nature and dizziness accompanied by adrenaline.

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  • Difficulty:Beginner / Moderate
  • Altitude:From 30 a 60 m.
  • Travel:From 700 a 1500 m. de largo
  • Minimum age:12 years
  • Duration:Approx. 2 hours
  • Season:All year
  • Equipment used:- Pulleys
  •   - Harness
  •   - Gloves
  •  - Helmets
  •   - Gloves



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Canopy en Ecuador

The canopy in Ecuador, is a sport practiced recently, but has gained many followers, so that when a number of places will be offered the chance to live a different ecological experience.

Enjoy the pleasure of meeting our forests, waterfalls and rivers, from a different perspective, flying from the tops of leafy trees, swinging or hanging in the middle of nowhere.

The canopy is only environmentalists and the tourist who practice it is inserted in the heart of forests and will be very privileged to observe the existing biodiversity, learn about the different native tree specimens, as well as fauna and flora of Ecuador.

If you are practicing is important to use canoping comfortable clothes and comfortable shoes (can be shorts, shirt and tennis). During the rainy season is recommended to wear a raincoat and dress appropriately for this type of weather.

At the time of canopy, you should do it together with expert guides who will accompany the adventurers throughout the trip and tell will be responsible for all matters relating to safety and the proper functioning of the canopy.

Places like Mindo, Chachimbiro and the city of Baños, you are given the opportunity to secure canopy, amid a spectacular setting.

The approximate time duration of this activity is an hour and a half to two hours depending on the number of people participating.

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