Climbing sport

Whether on the Thaurac massif, at Pic Saint Loup or at La Séranne, discover the climbing routes and the via ferrata overlooking the Hérault Gorges. Lovers of travelling to the centre of the earth, let yourself be guided to discover speleology in the limestone massifs of the Cévennes Méditerranée.


Beginner or experienced, high class itineraries where a special atmosphere does not lack. It is to be done no matter the season, equipped with a descender, a rope, and of a pair of climbing shoes.


From the initiation cavity which is open to everyone to the active network for fans, a selection of the most formation-rich caves in the area. Adapted to the age and level of the participants, these journeys into the bowels of the earth will allow you to discover all the progression techniques: abseiling, narrow passages, formation-rich chambers.


Unforgettable adventure above the Hérault Gorges. Man-made route that crosses the Massif du Thaurac. Ledges with fixed anchors, ladders attached to sheer cliff faces, cable crossings, zip lines and mini abseils, net and rope bridges.


Climbing, Canyoning, Via ferrata


This is for you if your are interested in nature activities and strong sensations, discovery of exceptional natural landscape or simply sharing time with your family and friends. Whether you are a novice or experienced, we suggest a range of outings adapted for all tastes. Here you'll find what you're looking for, via ferrata and canyoning.


Feel like getting some height ? The via ferrata of Thaurac offers a stroll in the middle of the wall above the Hérault gorges and in natural cavities, which gives it a special atmosphere between caving and climbing.


More than just a stroll underground: sharing and discovering a new universe. Caving is above all the pleasure of practising an outdoor activity, and creating memories with friends or family, sharing emotions, unique moments... But it is also understanding the environment in which we progress, in order to better respect and appreciate it.


Tied at the end of a rope on the beautiful cliffs of our region, you will learn to defy the laws of gravity.


What could be more original than to come and discover the Occitanie region north of Montpellier in search of thrills along the cliffs of the Hérault, Gard and Lozère.

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Zoom on "Escalade au Thaurac"

Available on sale at the Office de Tourisme Cévennes Méditerranée in Ganges, the « Escalade au Thaurac » guide allows the experienced as well as the beginners to discover every climbing routes which are listed in the Massif du Thaurac. It presents :

- 37 routes of 4 or less
- 130 routes between 5a and 5c+
- 355 routes between 6a and 6c+
- 235 routes between 7a and 7c+
- 59 routes between 8a and 8c+
- 7 unrealised routes
- 12 listed as artificial climbing routes

A gift idea, or a guide to accompany you while you are climbing, for the price of 20 €.

Escalades au Thaurac


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Tourist office
Cévennes Méditerranée

26 avenue Pasteur
34190 GANGES

+33(0) 467 73 00 56

Whatsapp : 07 75 28 07 02


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