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barranquismo

English translation: canyoning

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Spanish term or phrase:barranquismo
English translation:canyoning
Entered by: Claudia Andreani
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10:11 Jun 3, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: barranquismo
This is sailing along rivers through ravines. Not at all sure its white water rafting.
Linebyline
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:24
canyoning
Explanation:
... and its not sailing, it's walking up river beds.
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MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 15:24
Grading comment
Thanks, I thought of putting canyoning. However, it does specify that you have to get into the water, and describes it as the ultimate thrill. But as it's not rafting, i think canyoning is the best option.
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4 +1canyoning
MJ Barber


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
canyoning


Explanation:
... and its not sailing, it's walking up river beds.


    Reference: http://www.arassari.com/e2-who.html
    Reference: http://www.caribbeanbiketours.com/ls_canyoning.htm
MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 15:24
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 891
Grading comment
Thanks, I thought of putting canyoning. However, it does specify that you have to get into the water, and describes it as the ultimate thrill. But as it's not rafting, i think canyoning is the best option.

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