Castillon

Climbing site of Castillon

Sport, Rock climbing site, Climbing site in Castillon

  • Castillon is the winter climbing site of the region. It is so hot that you can only climb there from November to March. There are two sectors: Translation and Arcade.

  • Arcade is the historic and by far the most interesting area. The routes are varied and on the whole superb; the left side is very steep (45°) and rather steep, the right side routes are more varied and offer all styles.The car park is located 1.5km before Castillon on the Sospel road.
    GPS: 7° 28′ 52.7″ E / 43° 49′ 42.6″ N.
    It's a 20-minute walk. From the car park, take the path under the Caramel viaduct. The Translation sector is clearly visible from the path, above a scree (10...
    Arcade is the historic and by far the most interesting area. The routes are varied and on the whole superb; the left side is very steep (45°) and rather steep, the right side routes are more varied and offer all styles.The car park is located 1.5km before Castillon on the Sospel road.
    GPS: 7° 28′ 52.7″ E / 43° 49′ 42.6″ N.
    It's a 20-minute walk. From the car park, take the path under the Caramel viaduct. The Translation sector is clearly visible from the path, above a scree (10 minutes), continue for another 10 minutes to reach the Arcade sector.
  • Environment

    • Village 2 km away
  • Spoken languages

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