List of the Via Ferrata in France

The via indicated below are translated into English. Not all via are mentionned, but they are coming!

 No    Via Ferrata  Location  Level    Features 
   01 Ain      
78  Via Ferrata Fort de l'Ecluse  Làaz  Mid Difficult  
79  Via Ferrata Guinguette  Hostias - Tenay  Difficult  
   03 Allier      
81  Gorges du Haut Cher  Lignerolles  Mid-Difficult  
   04 Alpes Hautes Provences      
24  Via Ferrata Grande Fistoire  Le Caire  Very Difficult  zip line, footbridge, monkey
 bridge. All year long
         
   05 Hautes Alpes      
14  Via Ferrata Aiguillette
 du Lauzet
 Le Monêtier les Bains   Not Difficult  At 2'600m. Rando-Via
 June - October
15   Via Ferrata Croix
  de Toulouse
 Briancon  Initiation  For beginners
 April - November   
 16   Via Ferrata
  Mines du Grand Clos
 La Grave  Difficult  High Mountain. Long.
 April - November
18  Via FerrataFerrata
 La Balme et Colombier
 Argentière 
 Les Vigneaux
 Difficult
 Very Difficult
 2 via. not for beginner
 All year long
20  Via Ferrata de Tournoux  Puy St-Vincent  Mid Difficult  Beginner accompanied
 May - October
21  Via Ferrata
 de la Grande Falaise
 Freissinières  Difficult  You touch the rocks
 April - November
22  Via Ferrata Les Vires
 des Gorges Agnielles
 La Faurie  Beginner
 Very Difficult
 2 part. A) for kids/parents
 All year long. Short
29  Via Ferrata Le Rocher Blanc
 Serre Chevalier
 Saint Chaffrey
 mid-difficult
 Difficult
 2 via. Need Gondola
 July - August 
30  Via Ferrata Rocher du Bez  Serre Chevalier  Initiation  Steps for kids!
 April - November
   06 Alpes Maritimes      
25  Via Ferrata Baus de la Frema  Colmiane  Difficult
 Extreme
 Footbridge, monkey
 April - October
26  Via Ferrata Comtes Lascaris  Tende  Very Difficult   Zipline, bridges. Not for kids
 May - October
31  Via Ferrata de Peille  Peille  Extreme  Zipline, net. Must book in
 advance.  All year long.
   Via Ferrata La Ciappea  La Brigue  Very Diffiult  Zipline, Bridges
 Not always open. Check
   Via Ferrata
 Les Demoiselles du Castagnet
 Puget-Thenier  Extreme  Zipline, bridges
 Year long
   09 Ariège      
52  Via Ferrata du Vicdessos  Vicdessos  Initiation
 Difficult
 Call to reserve. Bridges
 April - October
   Via Ferrata des Estagnous  Castillon en
  Causeran
 Difficult  High-Mountain
   12 Aveyron
     
56  Via Ferrata
 Bois des Baltuergues
 St-Geneviève
 sur Argence
 Difficult  
71  Via Ferrata du Boffi  Millau  Mid-Difficult
 Difficult
 Zipline, bridge, fun
 Closed March 15-May 15
   14 Calvados      
 11   Via Ferrata des Rochers
 de la Cambronnerie
 Clécy  Easy  For beginners. Fees.
 All year long
         
   20 Corse      
   Via Ferrata La Manicella  Moltifao  Difficult  7 ziplines! Fees
 Year long
   Via Ferrata de Chisa  Chisa  Difficult  
   38 Isère      
17  Via Ferrata St-Christophe  St-Christophe en
 Oisans
 mid-Difficult  Above a river. For Beginners 
 April - November
19  Via Ferrata des Perrons  Venosc
 Les 2 Alpes
 Difficult  Like Rock climbing
 May - October
32  Via Ferrata Prise
 de la Bastille
 Grenoble  Difficult
 Extreme
 2 via. Footbridge. Tough
 Year long (if no snow)
   Via Ferrata Pierre Ronde
 Gorges de Sarenne
 Alpe d'Huez  Mid-Difficult
 Difficult
 2 via near the resort.
 June - October
55  Via Ferrata Croix des
 Trois Fontaines
 Chamrousse  Mid Difficult  Access via Gondola. Watch time
 and day. June - October
   42 Loire      
36  Via Ferrata Planfoy  Planfoy  Initiation
 Mid-Difficult
 2 via: 1 for kids. Zipline
 footbridge. Year long
   65 Hautes Pyrénées      
   Via Ferrata Chaos de Coumély  Gedre,
 Gavarnie
 Difficult  Moving footbridge
 April - November
   Via Ferrata Pont de Napoléon  Luz Saint Sauveur    
   66 Pyrénées Orientales      
33  Via Ferrata Les Escaldilles  Llo  Initiation
 Very Difficult
 3 via. Footbridge
 Expensive.  July - August
116  Via Ferrata Panoramique
 and Pichona de Fenouillèdes
 Saint-Paul de
 Fenouillet
 Difficult  2 via. For beginners & confirmed
 3 bridges. Year long
   73 Savoie      
04  Via Ferrata Pas de l'Ours   Ugine 74 Haute S  Difficult  Rando-Via-Ferrata
 June - October
 05  Via Ferrata de la Grotte
 à Carret
 St-Jean d'Arvey  Extrem
 Very Difficult
 2 via. Very solid
 May - October
 06  Via Ferrata les Bettières  Peisey Nancroix  Initiation
 Very Difficult
 3 via
 May - October
07  Via Ferrata Croix des Verdons  Courchevel  Very Difficult  High Mountain
 Mid-June - Mid-October 
 08   Via Ferrata des Plates de
  la Daille
 Val d'Isère  Very Difficult  Really works your arms
 June - October
 09  Via Ferrata La Chal  St-Colomban  Difficult  Funky. Bridges, fun
 All year long
 10  Via Ferrata de la Cascade
 et le Bastion
 Pontamafrey  Difficult
 Very Difficult
 2 Via
 Currently closed 
12  Via Ferrata Poingt-Ravier  Valloire  Initiation
 Easy
 For Beginners
 May - October
 35  Via Ferrata Nant de Rossane  Les Aillons  Initiation
 Difficult
 3 via. Zipline, Ladder, bridges
 April - November
46  Via Ferrata Lac de la Rosière  Courchevel  Initiation  Moving Monkey bridge, long
 footbridge. June - October
47  Via Ferrata Cascade de la Fraîche  Pralognan
 La Vanoise
 Very Difficult  Impressive monkey bridge
 above cascade. May - October
48  Via Ferrata Plan du Bouc  Champagny en
 Vanoise
 Initiation  Possible for kids. Forbidden
 between November and May
   Via Ferrata du Rocher St Pierre  Valloire  Extreme  Footbridges, ladders, monkey
 bridge. June - October
   74 Haute Savoie        
 02  Via Ferrata Yves
 Pollet Villard
  La Clusaz    Very Difficult   Long footbridge
 May - Mid-November  
 03  Via Ferrata
 Tour de Jalouvre
 Grand Bornand  Very Difficult  Very long footbridge
 June - November
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         

 

Warning

Via Ferrata (read before you select a via ferrata)

The information provided in this website may be not accurate. It is up to you to select a via you would like to climb. More information can be collected to the Tourism Office or the Mountain Guide Office.

ViaFerrata.com and ViaFerrata Sarl is not responsible in case of wrong information or comments. They are only provided as indication.

 

 

Difficulty & Level

Strength
1. For beginners & initiation
2. Need some practice of via ferrata
3. Require phisical strength (at least 1 difficulty)
4. Very phisical, strength, in very good shape

Dizziness
1. Light - ok
2. Middle
3. Some parts are solid
4. Tough

Type
Plaine - Mountain - High Mountain
1. Fully Equiped
2. Need to use rocks
3. Light equipment

Technics
1. Easy
2. With bridge, ladder, etc..
3. Extra skills such as zip line

Emergency

Europe

France

Phone: Mountain rescue: 112

Radio:
Canal K  158.625
Canal E ( Emergency ) 161.300

 

Switzerland

Phones:
Mountain Rescue: 144
REGA Helicopere: 1414
Police: 117

Radio:
Canal K  158.625
Canal E ( Emergency ) 161.300

 

Europe
Phone: 112

Radio:
Canal K  158.625
Canal E ( Emergency ) 161.300