Climbing and mountaineering, great climbing ways every level
For many climbers, the Ubaye Valley remains a secret treasure. A playground for every level.
Enthusiastic local fans fully committed themselves to open many climbing walls and beautiful ways in prestigious areas such as Pain de Sucre, Séolanes, Saint-Ours or Méclans (climbing wall) 3km from Rioclar away.
The most impressive summits of the Ubaye
Le Brec du chambeyron
3 389 m, commune of St-Paul-sur-Ubaye.
L’Aiguillette du Vallonnet
2 931 m, commune of Meyronnes.
L’Aiguille Pierre André
2 812 m, commune of St-Paul-sur-Ubaye.
Some climbing sites in the surrounding area
Chaudon, 3 minutes from the Rioclar campsite in Barcelonnette away, on the right after la Fresquière, at 1,5 km from the junction you’ll find a parking lot and an information board very close to the 100 ways, level 4 to 8b scattered on the whole area.
Le Pont Vouté
Commune of St-Paul-sur-Ubaye, after Serenne on the way to Maljasset, South east side, 29 ways level 2 to 6c+. Climbing level 5c and full autonomy required for this climbing.
Commune of St-Paul-sur-Ubaye: around 10 well equipped ways.
The climbing school is small but its location is so magical that it is a must see!..
For more information concerning climbing ways, please ask at the reception desk.
Aventura Park: a rope Park a few minutes away from the Campsite
On the Ubaye banks, enjoy an great experience in the trees in an exceptional setting (zip line, bridges over the river, 13-metre jump, …).
Courses for the whole family (children over 4 years). Accessible on foot from the campsite along the river Ubaye.
To better share the fun with the family and to keep it going longer…snacks are available on site.