Fixed rope routes
As the land of 45 four-thousanders, Valais is home to more hotspots for climbers and adventurers than anywhere else in Switzerland. Awe-inspiring glaciers, spectacular ravines and breathtaking views across mountain peaks are just waiting to be explored. Valais offers a wide variety of fixed rope routes, from adventure trails and via ferrata with a steel cable suspension bridge, to alpine fixed rope routes up sheer rock faces rising to over 3,000m above sea level. There are more than 15 fixed rope routes in Valais, ranging from easy to difficult on a scale based on the technical skills required. Anyone looking for a mental and physical challenge is sure to find one in Valais.