Ice climbing in the Aravis (Haute-Savoie)

Duration : 1 day

France, Northern Alps

Level : from beginner to intermediate

from 100 € / p. from 2 to 4 persons

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When the cold persists, the streams congeal and invite us in their frozen meanders.

In the heart of the Aravis massif, the valleys of Thônes near Annecy in Haute-Savoie offer a multitude of ice falls suitable for both initiation and improvement.

Let yourself be tempted by a day of discovery of this activity on the spot best suited to your level, from the ruisseling (climbing a frozen stream) to ice falls more or less vertical.


  • Appointment at 9am in Thônes in front of the store Versant nord.
  • Carpooling to the spot: from 15 to 30 minutes of driving and as much to walk to the start of the ice fall.
  • Equipment, safety check and installation of ropes for top rope climbing.

The price includes

  • Supervision by the mountain guide.
  • Specific equipment like harness, helmets and ice axes.
  • Hot drinks.

The price does not include

  • Transport.
  • Ice climbing insurance (possible for1 day).
  • Crampons adjusted to your shoes (possible rental on the meeting place).
  • Anything not mentioned in "The price includes".
Next departures :

No scheduled departure, but you can contact me to book your dates.

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