The Thones via ferrata is the perfect example of the french via ferrata, close to town, with exposed sections, well equipped with safety in mind. Take it seriously, the whole town is watching! Special via ferrata equipment is necessary.
Route on a rock face fitted with ladders and monkey lines.... alititude difference +235m, length 895m, south-west facing, starting altitude 660m, arrival altitude 895m.
Difficulty : first part D, second part : D+ if you leave on the ladder, ED if you finish using the overhang.
Time required : (climb and descent) 2-3 hours. Access : 10 minutes from the road, return time 30 minutes. Special equipment necessary (equipment rental from Versant Nord : tel 04 50 32 10 02).
Rates and schedule
Free of charge
From 01/01 to 31/12.
Reach for the sky doing via ferreta! There are three via ferratas of varying difficulties on offer.
Discovery route for ages 8 and up.