8 pitches, maximum grade 6a, 50 m. rope and14 quickdraws.
Note that you enter a rich but fragile zone. If you suspect any nest of raptors on your way, please do not create parallel paths on your way back.
Pascal HUSS – Lucas FALCO
Alpe du Grand Serre
IGN Top 25 33 36 OT
2 to 4 hours (gneiss roc)
Road access :
Reach to Alpe du Grand Serre resort
Pedestrian access :
From the Via Ferrata parking, follow the direction to "Baraque du Périmètre". Before crossing the torrent, go up left side in the forest following a cairn marked path leading to the wall foot (1 to 1.30 hours from the parking).
L1 : 5c - L2 : 5c - L3 : 5c - L4 : 5b- L5 : 4a - L6 : 5c - L7 : 5c - L8 : 5c/6a
50 meters rope + quickdraws (11)
From the top of the route, follow the cairns until a breach (cut pine). Turn left in a scree along the wall until a grass-covered place. Take right on the grass downhills. Keep on left in the corridor. Down the corridor, an horizontal path brings you back on the approach path (You can see cairns all th eway down)
From 01/04 to 30/11.
Depending on snow conditions.