The Ardeche spring is 1467m high above sea level, near the neck of “La Chavade”, it join the Rhône in to the extreme south of the department.
The main tributaries of the Ardeche are Chassezac, La Beaume, and Volane.
The descent of the Ardèche in canoe is opened to the public between May and October.
Many canoe rental companies are present in southern Ardeche.
La Beaume river goes along the campsite, it is possible to canoe on it during spring time when the flow is sufficient.