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International Ribeiro Frio (Madeira)

Discussion in 'Trip Reports' started by Scott Patterson, Mar 23, 2018.

  1. Scott Patterson

    Scott Patterson

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    On March 17 my wife and I did the Ribeiro Frio slot canyon in Madeira. We went guided (Discovery Island) since we didn't want to haul all of our gear overseas just for one day of canyoneering. The water was very cold in the canyon, but it was a really good one complete with some real slot sections. We chose Ribeiro Frio because we were told it was the best slot on the island. Here are some photographs. I'll post some more later.

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  2. Ali Miller

    Ali Miller

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    Wow! Beautiful!
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  3. Brian in SLC

    Brian in SLC Brian in SLC

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    Madeira was a fun location for the rondy in 2013. We did Hortela Inferior, Pedra Branca and Funda (in the same day), Passo Superior, and Seixal Superior. All good canyons.

    Looks like you did a great one!

    Thanks!

    A pic from our trip...Calius on the 55m drop in Funda:

    Madeira Funda Calius.
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  4. ratagonia

    ratagonia

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    Great pic!
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  5. Bill

    Bill ... Staff Member

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    Very nice Scott

    Wow thats a great pov
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