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Rock Climbing in the French Pyrenees

The French Pyrenees are a gorgeous natural barrier between France and Spain, with countless stunning and beautiful rock faces to undertake rock climbing on.

The French Pyrenees contain some of the most sumptuous scenery in all of France, acting as a natural gateway from the Southwest of the country to the Iberian Peninsula. Rock climbing is an immensely popular and exciting activity in this region, with the vast, epic and dramatic rock faces and cliffs that dominate the landscape proving to be the perfect setting for this highly addictive activity. Take a pick from our selection of rock climbing trips in the French Pyrenees, here at Explore-Share!

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There are many reasons for choosing Rock Climbing in France

The French Pyrenees is one of Europe's great outdoor activity spots, with a wide array of activities undertaken by millions each year. From the hiking trails in Summer and ski resorts in Winter, to the rock climbing which is so prevalent nowadays, there is something for everyone here.


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Best time to visit

May - September, when the weather is warmest and conditions driest


Pleasant in Summer, with temperatures averaging around 20 degrees celsius

How to get there

Flights to Toulouse from most Western European countries, and from there it is a short drive to the Pyrenees

More info about Rock Climbing in French Pyrenees:

Some of the rock climbing can be challenging, so please ensure you are in good physical shape and have prior rock climbing experience


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