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Gap is a classy and picture-perfect commune in the Southeast of France, with acres upon acres of alpine terrain to rock climb on.

The commune of Gap, in Southeast France, is a quaint, pretty, rustique and charming commune surrounded by some of the most sumptuous countryside in the country. This countryside contains many rock surfaces, walls and cliffs on which to rock climb, ensuring there is something for everyone. Take a look at our rock climbing trips in Gap, here at Explore-Share!

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FAQs: Rock Climbing in Gap

What should I know about Rock Climbing Gap?

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

The weather can get quite hot in Gap during the Summer, so please ensure you have appropriate clothing and a hat and sunscreen.

Why should I choose Gap for my Rock Climbing adventure?

Unique Scenery

Gap is the highest prefecture in France, standing at 750m above sea level, and is mainly located in a wide valley surrounded by hills and mountains. The vast reams of green fields, valleys and forest are punctured by dramatic and epic rock formations and faces, perfect for rock climbing.

Tranquil Lifestyle

The way of life in this part of France is more laid-back, rural and relaxed than that of the big cities. The cute and gorgeous architecture adds to the postcard-like setting, and it has also previously been named the Alpine Town of the Year, and sportiest city in France.

Rock Climbing Playground

The countryside that surrounds Gap is a rock climbers dream, with plenty of spots that cater to people of all levels of ability. Highlights include the Domes des Ecrins, Ailefroide, Orpierre and the Brianconnais.

What can I expect from the weather during my Rock Climbing trip in Gap?

Warm Summers, with temperatures ranging from 20-27 degrees celsius.

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How can I get to Gap?

Fly to Grenoble, from which it is approximately a 100km drive.

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When is the best time to travel to Gap for Rock Climbing?

May - October, when the weather is warmest and conditions driest.

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