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.


Aupalya is specialised in accompanying groups on itineraries that combine thrills and great technical ease. Surrender yourself to new equilibriums. Needed equipment: - Sportswear (waterproof according to the season) - Sunglasses - Hiking shoes are better - A backpack from 15 to 20 liters - A flask It can be done no matter the season.


Discover caves that are interesting for different reasons: a natural chimney, narrow passages, cavities with a fascinating topography, an incongruous encounter with bats, unforgettable stalactites or stalagmites. According to your experience or knowledge of the activity, the guide will propose routes adapted to your profile.


Only in a group, varied routes : open-air sections, narrow sections to climb up via the rungs of ladders. Immersion in an underground world with abseiling or a rope jump, only to come out a few meters further on via another section heading towards the light !

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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

Office de Tourisme
Cévennes Méditerranée

26 avenue Pasteur
34190 GANGES

+33(0) 467 73 00 56


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