Home Via ferrata Les Perrons
October 16th 2018: the via ferrata is temporarily closed for safety reasons An ideal rock face for an enjoyable day out. This climb features some fine airy passages above the roofs of Venosc and opposite the sparkling Muzelle glacier.
GPX map and layout
Follow signs for Venosc and park next to the Venosc cable car station. Take the path up to the left and follow the Via ferrata signs up the left side of the cable car line. It takes about 45 minutes to reach the start of the Via ferrata.
Description: Via ferrata Les Perrons
Time: 5 h
Height gain: 500 m
Start : 1220 m
Orientation: South West
The Via ferrata was checked in April, the 8th of 2016.
TOPO, GUIDES :
- Top 25 IGN, 3336 ET, Les 2 Alpes.
- Les via ferrata autour de Grenoble et Briançon, éditions Glénat.
- Toutes les via ferrata de France, éditions Libris.
The via ferrata is quite long and with some athletic pathways, but relatively easy. The large grassy ledges give you the chance to enjoy a relaxed view of the breathtaking Véneon valley. It takes 45 minutes to access, 2 hours climbing and 20 minutes from the top of the via ferrata to the start of the gondola in Les 2 Alpes (10 minutes by cable car fro Venosc or 1 hour walking down back).
The Via Ferrata has been controlled during the spring of 2018.
From 01/05 to 31/10.
October 16th 2018: via ferrata temporarily closed for safety reasons