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Climbing - Climbing wall of Castillon

Sport, Rock climbing site, Climbing wall in Castillon

  • Castillon is the winter cliff of the region. It is so hot that you can only climb it from November to March. There are two sectors: Traduction and Arcade. Parking and access shortly before the Caramel viaduct, coming from Menton.

  • Arcade is the historical sector and by far the most interesting. The routes are varied and on the whole superb; the left side is very steep (45°) and rather steep, the right side is more varied and offers all styles.
    The first routes were equipped by Axel Franco and Philippe Maurel. Afterwards Pascal Clémenti succeeded in obtaining a FFME agreement with the town hall of Castillon and was able to continue with Philippe Gatta the opening of new routes and the re-equipment of the first...
    Arcade is the historical sector and by far the most interesting. The routes are varied and on the whole superb; the left side is very steep (45°) and rather steep, the right side is more varied and offers all styles.
    The first routes were equipped by Axel Franco and Philippe Maurel. Afterwards Pascal Clémenti succeeded in obtaining a FFME agreement with the town hall of Castillon and was able to continue with Philippe Gatta the opening of new routes and the re-equipment of the first routes.
    Cliffs. 20 minutes walk. From the car park, take the path that passes under the Caramel viaduct. The Traduction sector is clearly visible from the path, above a scree (10 minutes), continue for another 10 minutes to reach the Arcade sector.

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  • Environment

    • Close to a motorway
    • Mountain location
    • Village 2 km away
  • Spoken languages

Openings

Openings

  • All year
    Opened Everyday
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