Via Ferrata of St Christophe en Oisans

Via Ferrata of St Christophe en Oisans


Age range : 10 years old and +12 years old and +16 years old and +Adults

Difficulty : DiscoveryIntermediateAthletic

Season : SpringSummer

Duration : Half day

Prices :
From 54€/pers. (+ details)

Via Ferrata of St Christophe en Oisans

Located in St Christophe en Oisans, in the heart of the Oisans mountains, above the Vénéon river, this Via Ferrata is the most alpine we can offer.

Ladders and walkways await you along this major route along the cliffs of the Vénéon valley. A good plan to cool off in summer, which will allow you to discover a magical landscape.

  • Age: From 10 years old, or 1.40 meters high
  • Period: From May to September
  • Conditions : Do not present any medical contraindication (heart desease, back problems, serious asthma…). In case of doubt, do not hesitate to ask us all of your questions.
  • Access: 2 minutes walking.
  • Walk back: 30 minutes.
  • Activity time: About 2h.

Gear to bring

In order to guarantee maximum comfort during your outing, it is important to come equipped adequately. For that, you must bring:

  • Closed shoes that can hold the foot (like sneakers or hiking shoes).
  • A plastic water bottle or a strong water bottle of at least one ½ liter for two people.
  • A lanyard for the eye or sunglasses.
  • An elastic for attaching long hair.
  • Energy bars, to avoid small hungers.
  • A small backpack.
  • Camera. If you bring your own camera, you are solely responsible for it. We can not be held responsible for any loss or break.

Provided gear

Your instructor will provide you with all the equipment required for the good practice of Via Ferrata. This is why you will be equipped with:

  • A harness with a double lanyard to evolve along the lifeline
  • A helmet to prevent bumps.
  • Individual: 58€
  • Group: 54€

Price per person. Group rates from 6 people.
Discount for companies, collectivities or events (bachelor parties …) on request.

  • The practice of Via Ferrata in Isère is subject to weather conditions, GECCO Aventure as well as the monitor reserve the right to cancel the exit if weather circumstances do not allow it to take place with the maximum security. For reimbursement, please refer to the general conditions of sale.
  • It is imperative to report any health problems, recent or old, at the time of your registration.
  • Pictures taken during the outing can be used for commercial purposes by GECCO Aventure, unless otherwise indicated by you.

Included in the service:

  • Supervision by a professional instructor, meeting legal requirements.
  • Equipment conforms to standards
  • Pictures of the outing (subject to camera availability)

Not included in the service:

  • Personal Insurance
  • Transport to the place of the activity
  • Food

The meeting will take place in the Via Ferrata car park.

Drive to Plan du Lac which is located between St Christophe en Oisans and Venosc. Park in the dedicated area opposite the Vénéon Eaux Vives camp. Walk throught to the order end of the camp where the route starts.

  • Schedule 1h30 from Grenoble and 2h from Chambéry.

Warnings: Please pay attention to parking and drive slowly when crossing the villages.
We suggest NOT to use your GPS because of poor satellite reception.
Also, caring about the planet, prefer carpooling! We can help you car-sharing with the other participants of your outing

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