Intermediate climbing course “Best of Verdon”

4 single pitch climbing days + 1 multi-pitch climbing day


An unforgettable climbing week in one of the most beautiful canyon in Europe

Verdon Gorges is an ideal summer destination with a large choice of sectors in the shade, situated at around 1000m high.

During 4 days, you will improve your climbing skills and enjoy the best routes of the area in your level.

And because multi-pitch in Verdon is a must in a climber’s life, you will finish the week with a spectacular ascent in the canyon, 300m above the river!

    • Improve your climbing skills
  •  Build a solid outdoor experience single & multi-pitch
  • Get confidence lead climbing

We will work together on different aspects of climbing to help you to improve:

Mental aspects

Movement, rythm & strategies to rest on the route


Prevention of injuries

How to plan an efficient training

Lead climbing

Safe lead belay & belay falls

Day 1: Arrival in La-Palud-sur-Verdon

Day 2: Analyse your climbing and build a customized climbing program for the week so you enjoy the most of Verdon in your level and improve your skills.

Day 3: Climb and experiment how to be more efficient on the rock (footwork, balance, strategies to rest, breathing)

Day 4: Enjoy beautiful routes and keep improving your climbing technique

Day 5: Rest day (Possibility of paragliding, canyoning, hiking, kayaking or just to chill on the beach by the lake and visit the most charming provencal villages!)

Day 6: Learn basic multi-pitch skills

Day 7: Climb THE most spectacular multi-pitch in your level!

For all climbers from  F6a

No lead climbing experience required

No multi-pitch climbing experience required

  • 18 – 23 June 2018
  • 7 – 13 July 2018
  • 15 – 20 July 2018
  • 22 – 27 July 2018
  • 5 – 10 August 2018
  • 12 – 17 August 2018
  • 19 – 24 August 2018

Booking & Info click here


La Palud-sur-Verdon (Alpes-de-Hautes-Provence)


How to get there?

Closest airports: Nice & Marseille*

Closest train stations (TGV): Aix-en-Provence TGV*

By car: A51 – Exit Manosque or Vinon sur Verdon / Then D9 vers Valensole


* If you come by airplane or train, it is strongly recommanded to rent a car and drive to La Palud (1h45)

Other possibility is to take a bus Marseille-Castellane (LER 27) and hire a taxi from Castellane to La Palud.


Find more details here



The village of La Palud offers a large choice of accommodations: Bed & Breakfast, hotels, campsites, appartments…

Find all offers here