How about climbing the north face of the Moléson using the Via Ferrata. Rising by almost 400m and equipped with rungs sealed into the rock face.
Alpine routes like these provide exciting experiences with every safety measure guaranteed (thanks to there being all the way up the mountain a cable of over 1300m, and the availability for hire on the spot of the equipment one needs).
Routes using “le Pilier” or “la Face”.
Difference in level : 372 m
Length of cable: 1310 m
Time needed to reach it: 25 mins
Time needed to scale: approx. 3 hours
Hire of equipment
Equipment can be hired on the spot.
Enquiries from the funicular service.
Open from beginning of June until the end of October (depending on the wheather conditions)
Every day: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Last equipment rental at 3:00 pm (on Friday and Saturday at 5:00 pm)
Equipment* (set comprising : harness, lunge, helmet)
Adults/children: CHF 18.-
Fixed price for ferrata (equipment hire, climb, lifts)
Adults (from 24 years old): CHF 47.-
Children (until 23 years old): CHF 40.-
* N.B. we hire equipment daily between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.(from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays). The equipment must be returned at the funicular.
We reserve the right not to hire out equipment if the weather conditions are not suitable for this kind of sport.
**Income from tickets for the climb is solely destined to the upkeep and development of the route.