Our other outdoor activities in Ardèche

#Unforgettable experiences in the heart of nature!

Rappel géant Ardèche

Our sports activities in Ardèche for a maximum of sensations

The Ardèche is a nature destination where there is no shortage of leisure activities. To multiply the pleasures alone, with family or friends, La Vernède, offers all types of sports activities in Ardèche synonymous with sensations: climbing, caving, Via Ferrata … Supervised by a qualified instructor, live an unforgettable experience as close as possible of nature !

Discover all the riches and opportunities offered by the Ardèche through our activities:

Via ferrata
Giant abseiling

# Have fun in complete safety

Caving in Ardèche

Do you want to explore the Ardèche underground world? Do you want to discover the beauties of natural caves? Thanks to our caving activity in Ardèche, set off to conquer the bowels of the Earth and discover extraordinary landscapes. According to your desires, we offer a caving formula over half a day or over a full day.

For your caving trip in Ardèche, we also provide you with all the necessary equipment: wetsuit, helmet, full harness…

A nice approach to caving accessible from 7 years old. The course is access to the discovery and knowledge of the underground environment, punctuated by various obstacles: rope techniques (wells, handrails), rooms, narrow passages.

Place of activity:
Vallon Pont d'Arc
From 7 years old
Approx. 3 hours of activity

Caving in Ardèche in XXL format! A full day of discovery of the underground world. Supervised by a professional instructor who will share all the facets of his passion with you! Even more rope technique, narrow passage and impressive rooms!

Place of activity:
Vallon Pont d'Arc
From 12 years old
Approx. 5 hours of activity


The Via Ferrata is a fun hike, ideal for a cliff climb. Halfway between climbing and hiking, these routes built on a rock face will allow you to discover the principle of verticality. You will advance in complete safety thanks to the cables, monkey bridges, zip lines and other equipment installed.

With La Vernède, many sporting activities in Ardèche are therefore available to you. For each of our leisure activities, a qualified and passionate professional instructor will accompany you so that you can enjoy your sporting experience in all serenity. For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us. Our team is at your disposal to help you find the sports activities in Ardèche that suit you. 🙂

Renowned as one of the most beautiful via ferrata routes in Ardèche, the Pont du Diable route takes you from one bank of the Ardèche to the other via the Pont du Diable, a historic and loaded stone bridge. of legends.

Place of activity::
From 1.40m
Approx. 3 hours of activity

This via ferrata offers two routes. the first part goes up, crossing a canyon over a “Nepalese bridge”, then the easy route descends to water level to go up and back to the canyon. The difficult course develops vertically and reaches the canyon faster.

Place of activity:
From 12 years old
Approx. 2h30 of activity

Climbing in Ardèche

Thanks to our climbing activity in Ardèche, gain height and contemplate the Ardèche from above. Suitable for all levels, this activity will allow you to climb 100% natural climbing walls and be amazed by them for half a day. Looking for more thrills? discover the Giant Rappelling of Autridge thanks to the Vernede, a unique activity of its kind!

Discover the magnificent Ardèche cliffs which lend themselves wonderfully to climbing. These cliffs offer many routes of different levels. The activity takes place for half a day and is accessible to beginners and advanced alike.

Place of activity :
From 8 years old
Approx. 3 hours of activity

The giant abseil of Autridge in the Gorges de l’Ardèche is an unforgettable experience in a magnificent setting! Overlooking the Gorges de l’Ardèche, in the heart of the nature reserve, 45 minutes of descent for 180m between heaven and earth!

Place of activity:
Gorges de l'Ardèche
From 18 years old
Approx. 45 minutes of activity

Also discover:

Canoeing in Ardèche
All our routes over half a day, a day and even two days!
rappel canyon
Our canyoning routes
Courses adapted to all levels and all tastes!