Via Ferrata

Rawdon Via Ferrata

Age and height



2 hours



Challenges to complete, summits to climb

How would you like to climb the rock face of Mont Pontbriand in complete safety, thanks to our Via Ferrata, suitable for all levels of adventurers? Whether you're an intermediate climber or a fearless beginner, our mountain route offers an exhilarating experience halfway between hiking and climbing. It's a safer alternative to traditional climbing, as you remain attached to a cable throughout. With shaky legs, a surge of excitement and a touch of self-doubt about your ability to complete the circuit, this experience promises a good dose of adrenalin!

Rawdon Via Ferrata

What to Expect

Is this activity for you?

If you love to climb mountains and are looking for a safe activity that's different from tree climbing, Rawdon is the place for you! Rawdon's Via Ferrata will take you to the heights!


Our Via Ferrata promises :

  • A breathtaking view of the region.
  • Climb the rock face of Mont Pontbriand without the need for top-roping accreditation.
  • Climb a vertical rock wall using metal rods.
  • Get your first taste of mountain climbing with a not-so-difficult Via Ferrata.

Is the activity guided?

Rest assured, all outings are guided. Our guides know the routes like the back of their hand, and will find the right words to encourage you or help you through a tricky passage.


Above all, don't hesitate to take a break and let yourself go in your harness, just long enough to take a sip of water or eat a snack to regain your strength.


Our Via Ferrata can have many benefits for body and mind, such as :

  • Exercise and fun
  • Breaks the routine
  • Relieves stress
  • Promotes mental well-being
  • Tests your problem-solving skills
  • Promotes teamwork
  • Develop your appreciation of nature and adventure
  • Boost your confidence by pushing your limits
  • Forge happy memories with friends, colleagues or family
  • Share special moments with loved ones
  • Make you feel accomplished
  • Test your strength and balance
  • Boost your confidence and self-esteem

Customer Journey

Before the event

  1. Book online to guarantee your place on the day that suits you best.
  2. Fill in and submit the waiver we'll send you by e-mail.
  3. Prepare yourself accordingly: wear comfortable clothes and closed shoes, and avoid jewelry. This is an adventure, not a fashion show.


On the day of the event

  1. Come to the reception desk 30 minutes before the start of the activity to register and pick up your wristband.
  2. If you feel the urge to go, don't forget to use the toilet before you start.
  3. Meet in the waiting area at the scheduled start time.
  4. Equipment fitting (harness and helmet provided).
  5. Approx. 10-minute walk to the foot of the course. Please note that the slope is uphill.
  6. One of our guides will explain the safety instructions to you, so that you can enjoy the experience to the full, in a pleasant and safe atmosphere.
  7. Start the course one after the other.
  8. Take your time, climb and traverse each section. Above all, have fun!


Once the adventure is over

  1. Return to the chalet via the same route as the finish.
  2. Return used equipment.
  3. After the adventure, stock up on souvenirs in our boutique before the next activity!
Rawdon Via Ferrata

Need to Know


Age: Minimum 13 years old


Weight: Maximum weight of 113,39kg (250 lb).

What to wear and bring

For your safety and comfort, we recommend that you :

  • Wear comfortable sports clothing, such as long pants, long-sleeved shirts and closed-toe sports shoes.
  • Sandals, crocs and shoes that don't fit your feet properly or protect your toes are strictly forbidden.
  • Fitted gloves are recommended for better grip. Gloves can also be purchased on site if required.
  • Avoid wearing jewelry, short shorts or short tops that expose the midriff.
  • Also avoid bringing loose or easily detachable objects. We're talking here about your phone or camera.
  • Leave all valuables at home or lock them in your car.
  • Bring your own snacks and drinks, but if you forget, we sell them on site.

Adult Accompaniment

For their own safety, children aged 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult who must be participate with them, on the basis of one adult for every three youth.

What happens if there is bad weather?

With us, the adventure continues even in the rain. We're not made of chocolate, so dress accordingly.


In the event of thunderstorms or high winds, we may have to postpone the adventure. In most cases, the activity can resume on the same day, but if extreme weather conditions persist, we may have to reschedule for another day.


If you have any concerns about the weather conditions expected on the day of your visit, please do not hesitate to contact us in advance or consult our refund policies.

Reservation and risk acknowledgement

  • Reservations are strongly recommended for this activity. Book now.
  • Online payment is required to confirm your reservation.


When you arrive at the park, please check in at least 15 to 30 minutes before your reservation time.


Before your visit, please sign the online waiver. After booking, an email containing a link to WHEREWOLF will be sent to your inbox (also check your junk mail). Be sure to share this link with your friends and family, so that all participants can complete their form in advance. If you've forgotten to fill it in, that's okay. You can fill it in on the spot before starting your adventure.

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