- Sport levelBeginner
- Spoken languagesFrench
- Durationfrom 3 hrs to 7 hrs
- Opening seasons:
From Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert near Montpellier, you'll experience a sporty vertical hiking trip in the dry canyon of Verdus and can also practice some caving.
Walking, climbing, abseiling, speleology... This hiking excursion offers you vertical sensations on cliffs, avens, screes, and steep paths. And if it's hot, you will end your excursion in the water to refresh yourself.
The Trace Aventures center offers you two kinds of courses, more or less long depending on the chosen duration. Here are the programs given on an indicative basis for a half day trip:
- Via Corda in the dry canyon of Verdus
Appointment with your instructor at the St Guilhem parking lot; Explanation of the progress of the activity, safety instructions and equipment; Walk for half an hour to go to the end of the Cirque du Bout du Monde, then Via Corda, down the canyon by foot, rappelling and zip lining; Back to the starting point.
- Mixed course with caving
Appointment at the town hall of St Guilhem; Shuttle to go to the starting point of the course; Explanation of the progress of the activity, safety instructions and equipment; Walk with succession of steps requiring the use of hands and arrival at the cave; Explanation, reminder of instructions and equipment for this second activity; Abseiling in the cave, via corda to go up, then down the screes to get to the starting point; Shuttle to pick up the vehicles.
→ You are automatically refunded for the full activity price
2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund
3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made