“Best of Verdon” climbing course

An authentic rock climbing experience

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

 

Verdon Gorges, considered to be the most beautiful canyon in Europe, is an ideal summer destination with a large choice of sectors in the shade, situated at around 1000m. 

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 multi-pitch ascent in the canyon, 300m above the river!

    Improve your climbing skills
    Build a solid outdoor experience single & multi-pitch
    Get confidence lead climbing
    Safe lead belay & belay falls
    Mental aspects
    Movement, rythm & strategies to rest on the route
    Breathing
    Prevention of injuries
    Have fun!

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

Upcoming “Best of Verdon” climbing courses

 

14 – 19 July 2018 (3 spots available)

21 – 26 july 2019

4th – 9th August 2019

11th – 16th August 2019

 

Booking & Info click here

 Where?

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.

 

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Accommodation

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

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