In the Rhône-Alpes region, Grenoble is one of the cities that have the mountains in surrounding area. Nature has offered this city 3 more beautiful massifs in the Alpes: Chartreuse, Belledone and Vercors.
Grenoble is also a destination of the French and International practitioners of Via Ferrata thanks to its geographical position in the heart of region.
Among our Via Ferrata, we offer you the outings who are close to Grenoble, from 5 min to 40min drive .
Grenoble, is at the crossroads of the 3 great mountain range: Belledone, Chartreuse and Vercors. Among many activities, via Ferrata is one of the known activities in Grenoble. The Via Ferrata "Les Prises de Bastille" is the most famous in the center of Grenoble, but other via ferrata are less than 30 mintues from the city.
This new via ferrata in Saint Vincent de Mercuze is perfect for a half-day aerial initiation (3h), half way between Grenoble and Chambéry. Located on the small rocks' plateau (Chartreuse massif), the via ferrata dominates the Saint-Vincent-de-Mercuze's city.
It is called "La Cascade de l'Oule" Via Ferrata, Crolles, or "Saint Hilaire du Touvet", it's situated along the funicular of Saint Hilaire du Touvet, above Crolles.
It takes 25 minutes drive from Grenoble to join the departure of the walking approach. Sharing one of the most beautiful views of the Alps and facing the Belledonne chain, with view on the Mont Blanc and the Vercors, this course is medium difficulty.
Amateur of strong sensation, adventure and vertical atmosphere. Jules Carret via ferrata in Saint-Jean d'Arvey (Bauges massif) is made for you!
Located in Savoie at 40 minutes from Grenoble, it's known as one of the most difficult in France. It will be accessible if you are sportsmen and trained, or for a via ferratist who already has some experience.
Via ferrata of Bastille in Isere located at the entrance at Grenoble, next to Porte de France. Open since October 1999, the Via Ferrata of Bastille is a 5 min walk from the central train station**.
From the cliffs of Bastille, the only via ferrata of France in an urban site is one of the most frequented today. This is an original way to discover the city.