New Solutions for Valsesia

capoItaly - Piemonte

Due to recent numerous requests we have added a new range of solutions for paddlers coming to Valsesia. For over 17 years we have offered our benchmark week long all inclusive Piemonte Steep Creeking Trips, adding the Intro to Creeking trip along the way, and hosting the Valsesia River Festival for the past 7 years. New on offer are both … Read More

Piemonte Short Courses

IntroCreek WeekSteep Creek ClinicsBoofs & DropsSafety & RescueRates & Longer Courses In Valsesia, Piemonte we offer a complete range teaching trips on Steep Creeks. To complement these week long programmes we are now offering a selection guiding and coaching courses. Our considerable experience and developed expertise allows us to deliver comprehensive programmes. Our coaching insight and drive towards excellence ensures … Read More

Intro to Creeking

Learn to run drops and slides. We offer the Intro to Creeking, after the main snow melt has past by, leaving pool drop, bedrock falls and slides for us to learn the fundamentals of steep white water. With our top level instruction we offer tactical and technical solutions to help you handle these drops in safety and in style. Trip … Read More

Sesia Alpin Sprint

A Team & Individual Race down the famed Alpin(e) Sprint section of the Upper Sesia River in Valsesia, Italy. 3Km of perfect boulder garden Class III/IV white water to keep any paddler busy enough. Gene17 has breathed life into this classic event, that will include: – A morning Team race on the Alpin Sprint – An afternoon Individual race on … Read More

Piemonte Steep Creeking

Master your boof Steep Creeking in Piemonte. In Valsesia we offer the best spring low volume steep creeking trip in Europe. Trip Programme Overview & Summary Trip Photos Adventure Itinerary Group Composition Experience Required What the Price Does/Does not Include Deposit Payment Booking Info Great paddling with fine wine, fine food with fine people. There’s no better place to refine … Read More

Valsesia River Festival

After years of going to Valsesia, introducing paddlers from all over the world to the steep creeking delights of this perfect slice of Piemonte in Italy, Gene17kayaking & il Gatto e la Volpe host a white water kayaking festival. Every spring they run the Valsesia River Festival, situated at the Campsite of il Gatto & la Volpe in Campertogno. White … Read More