Lifts opening and prices

Via ferrata Chamrousse

Via ferrata map

Equipment rental:
Chamrousse 1650: Kévin Sport 2000 / Ski Set
Chamrousse 1750: Nanou Boutique / Sgambato Sport 2000

Accompagned outing: Bureau des guides de Chamrousse

Opening: June to September (depending on weather conditions)
Need more thrills and more height?
Whether it is above a lake, in the trees or in the air, numerous and original activities will allow you to admire Chamrousse from above, and will not lete you unmoved.
The landscape will have another dimension and you will be seduced by its beauty.

Caution: Via ferrata is a prohibited activity for inexperienced adults and minors who are not accompanied by an experienced adult.
To all and especially to beginners, we recommend the supervision of a professional: information at the Tourist Office.
La Croix gondola is: Closed

Vias ferratas are: Open


Main prices:

Pedestrians - Prices summer 2020 Adult Child** Junior* Senior Senior Plus
Single ticket 7€  5€  5€  7€ 7€
Return ticket 9.50€ 7.50€ 7.50€ 9.50€ 9.50€
4 consecutive hours 15.50€ 11€ 11€ 15.50€ 15.50€
Day ticket (summer price and September price) 18€ 15.50€ 13€
2 non consecutive days 29€ 21€ 21€ 29€  29€ 
6-day stay (sale on Ticket Office only) 54€ 39€ 39€ 54€ 54€
Season (sale on Ticket Office only) 108€ 78€ 78€ 108€ 108€
* Juniors (from 1994 to 2001) must bring a student card with date, date of birth and picture or a school attendance certificate with an ID).
** Bring a certificate of birth.

Children born in 2015 and after : free** (a proof of age is required : ID or family record book

Other prices:

Download the complete summer price list (only in French).

SUMMER 2020 - Covid-19 health measures:

*Pass sale point: sale point in the ski lift building (not in the Tourist Office)
*La Croix gondola and Bachat-Bouloud lift:
- compulsory mask
- 1m between people in the sale point line and bording line
- capacity: 8 people of the same family/home or only 2 people
- hydroalcoholic gel available
- disinfection: minimum once a day

Lifts opening

La Croix gondola - Chamrousse 1650:
- From June, 27th to August 30th, 2020

Every day: 9.15am to 5pm
and at weekends:
- June 13th and 14th and June, 20th and 21th*
- September: every weekend*
*depending on announced weather conditions -> confirmation on Thursday for the weekend after
Bachat Bouloud 6-man chair lift - Chamrousse 1750: from July 4th to August 30th, 2020
Every day: from 9.30am to 12.45pm and 1.15 to 5pm
Caution electric mountain bike not allowed in the chairlift (due to the weight - but allowed in the gondola)

Ticket sales points

Chamrousse 1650:
  • Ticket Office: same as lifts opening from 9am to 1pm and from 2pm to 5pm.
  • 2 automatic ticket dispensers (do not deliver any pass for kids born between 2014 and now) and Tribe pass.
Chamrouse 1750:

2 automatic ticket dispensers (do not deliver any pass for kids born between 2014 and now) and Tribe pass.

2 access to the via ferrata routes:

Approach on foot by Chamrousse 1750 - Croix de Chamrousse path   
Time for ascent: 2h05 (3 Fontaines) - 2h15 (lacs Robert) - Variation in height: 500m
Approach from the gondola at the Croix de Chamrousse (Chamrousse 1650)
Time for ascent: 10 min (3 Fontaines) - 20 min (lacs Robert)

3 fontaines via ferrata

Lakes Robert via ferrata

  • Departure and arrival height: 2200m - 2240m (40m)
  • Timing: 1h-1h30
  • Orientation: east
  • Route length: 350m
  • A little difficult to quite difficult
  • Departure and arrival height: 2050m - 2200m (150m)
  • Timing: 1h30-2h
  • Orientation: east - south-east
  • Route length: 300m
  • Quite difficult