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Via Ferrata in Saint-Vincent de Mercuze

Description

Created in 2015, the Saint Vincent de Mercuze via ferrata dates back to the famous Alloix waterfalls. On the same principle as the Via ferrata of the Waterfall in Alpe du Grand Serre, we will enjoy the atmosphere of canyoning during the ascent.

There are 2 ways to access the via ferrata; either from Saint Vincent de Mercuze with a fairly steep approach walk of 45 min, or from Saint Marie du Mont for a 10-minute descent on foot.

It is an easy course ideally for families. The waterfalls give you refreshness in hot days.

  • The first part of the route goes up across the river with beams and the Nepalese bridge, where remains fairly shaded with beautiful plant cover. If you are lucky enough, when you cross the big 30m footbridge, you may be able to admire canyoners who abseil the 25m summit waterfall from the Alloix canyon..
  • The second part offers an open view of the Belledonne massif and the Isère valley. The aerial setting, the vibe of waterfalls and the easy climb, makes this via ferrata a particularly half-day initiation of discovery.

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Price

Individual price / person 40.00 €
Group price from 6 people 35.00 €
Half day 190.00 €
Day 310.00 €

The benefits

  • 1 guide for 8 youths + 1 adult*
  • Materials to use the EPI standards for activity
  • Pictures
  • RC pro and individual accident Allianz
Half day 300.00 € TTC

The benefits

Included :

  • Private guide for 6 persons (more than 6 pers = 2 guides)
  • Material requirements for the activity
  • Photos souvenirs
  • RC pro and programme of accident individual Allianz

Not Included :

  • Reportage photo (+250€ TTC)
  • Organization of event catering

Useful information

Difficulty
Duration
Approach walk 00 : 20
Walking back 00 : 15
Items you must bring
  • Sportswear
  • Trainers / sneakers
  • Bottle of water
  • Jacket
  • Energy bars
  • Sunglasses
Period from May to November
Department Isère
Area Grenoble / Lyon / Annecy / Chambéry
Mountain range Chartreuse

Frequently asked Questions


Yes the Nepalese bridge is a compulsory passage of this Saint Vincent de Mercuze via ferrata.

Yes, if the weather conditions allow, it is possible to take a break on the course for a refreshing swim.

In order, we will have:

  • the beam of spray which crosses the Alloix river (from right bank to left bank).
  • the forgotten waterfall walkway: which passes over the 30m waterfall.
  • The fisherman's life

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