Vercors Drôme tourist office

Dans un environnement exceptionnel et très aérien surplombant le Diois, la Via Ferrata de Chironne vous invite à la découverte du milieu vertical. Cotée difficle, vous pouvez la parcourir en autonomie ou faire appel à des professionnels de l'encadrement.


500 meters long, elevation 160 meters, easthern exposure, 2 hours, difficult to very difficult.

The route is composed of 4 sections very distinct:
- The candle begins to the right of the climbing school of the Chironne. After going up to the large slab, a corner carries out you to the breach
of the candle. An easier alternative with an escape is possible by going up the wall on left side.
- The crossing of the roofs is the most impressive section of the course. This part presents of many athletic and vertiginous overhangs and leads to the large ledge.
- The large ledge is also accessible by the Candle. A cabled way makes it possible to join the exit of the crossing of the roofs. This place is a splendid view-point on the country of Diois. This narrow and vertiginous passage carries out you to the last part.
- The exit of the slabs makes it possible to reach the summit of the cliff.
A marked path brings you back into 20 mn to the starting point.

Opening periods

From 01/01 to 31/12.

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