Monte Medio offers a private and original Via Ferrata on the heights of Lake Annecy : Via-Tyro.
An accessible Via Ferrata with everything you need to fill your sensations in a fabulous setting between lake and mountains.
Climbing, hiking, monkey bridge and a course of zip lines to end in style …
At the middle path between hiking and climbing, one via ferrata is a route in height where we evolve on cliffs equipped with cables, bars, scales, sometimes monkey bridge or zipline!
On Annecy, in Savoie and in Haute-Savoie the circuits of Via ferrata are not lacking, there is certainly a which corresponds to you. Here is our selection…
A via ferrata is a route equipped on a cliff. To facilitate the climbing, bars and cables are sealed there. The cable allows to make sure. We are equipped with a climbing harness on which there are two leaches with karabiners. In via ferrata it is recommended to carry a helmet.
We propose you several Via Ferrata which are situated in the departments of Savoie and Haute-Savoie close to Annecy, Thônes, Aix-les-Bains, Chambéry, Clusaz, Le Grand Bornand, Albertville, Beaufort… You will find more details of their locations by looking on the map above.
To make a via ferrata, plan an adapted sports gear, a backpack to tidy up a bottle of water and something there to nibble, sunglasses and a camera to take some beautiful photos… It is very important to have good shoes: sporting or hiking boots. According to the season and the height he can make freshly, plan a jacket cut wind and a pullover. Your guide will supply you the specific equipment : a helmet and a climbing harness with a via ferrata kit. If you have long hair, think of attaching them and if you wear glasses plan a cordon not to lose them.
n the departments of Savoie and Haute Savoie, some Via Ferrata can be climbed all year round like that of Thônes or Col du Chat. For the other Via Ferrata located in the mountains, the season is shorter because when they are snowy they are not passable. It starts from April or May and runs until the end of fall.
If you have already climbed the Via Tyro of Annecy or the one of Thones and you want to see more, we can on request accompany you on that of La Clusaz or Grand Bornand. In our neighboring department in Savoy, there are also some beautiful via ferrata including that of the roc du vent in the Beaufortain or that of Jules Carret above Chambery.