La Grotte à Carret via ferrata (Bauges, Savoie)

Duration : ½ day

France, Northern Alps

Level : very difficult

from 65 € / p. from 3 to 8 persons

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Go for this beautiful via ferrata of the "Grotte à Carret", located in Savoie, above the village of Saint-Jean-d'Arvey in the Bauges massif.

In an exceptional setting overlooking Chambéry, it will not let you indifferent.

The start is in a cave then climbs up a beautiful grey wall, with the passage of a beam, of monkey bridge...

This route includes vertiginous and athletic passages, a good physical shape is necessary.

More information about the "Jules Carret" via ferrata on


  • Meeting at the car park of La Doria, located in the Désert, above Saint-Jean-d'Arvey.
  • Approach walk: 1 hour.
  • Duration: about 3 hours.
  • Return: 30 minutes.

The price includes

  • Supervision by the climbing instructor.
  • Loan of safety equipment.

The price does not include

  • Transport to the meeting point.
  • Personal insurance.
  • 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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