Approach to Via ferrata de la Cascade du Dar | Mountain hiking | Cascade du Dar | Swiss Alpine Club SAC

Disclaimer

Hiking or climbing on routes in alpine terrain requires good physical health, meticulous preparation and technical skills in mountain sports. The routes presented here are undertaken at one’s own risk. If you want to safely practice mountain sports, taking training courses run by experts is highly recommended by the SAC. All the contents of the SAC Route Portal are put together with utmost diligence. However, the Swiss Alpine Club and the authors cannot guarantee that the information provided here is up-do-date, correct and complete. Therefore, the SAC and the authors cannot be held liable for possible errors.

Approach to Via ferrata de la Cascade du Dar Cascade du Dar 1600 m

  • Difficulty
    T1
  • Ascent
    0:10 h

Route description

Col du Pillon - Start

From the Col du Pillon (1546 m) head west along the road towards Les Diablerets, then branch off to the left. Descend the path slightly (until 1480 m), then contour left (SSE) through grassy terrain towards the NW-facing cliffs, half obscured in forest and start of the ferrata ca. 1500 meters.

Additional information

Departure point

Col du Pillon Haltestelle (1546 m)

An der Postauto-Linie Schönried – Gstaad – Col-du-Pillon – Les Diablerets; Talstation der Bergbahn Col du Pillon–Scex Rouge. Informationen www.glacier3000.ch

Author

Daniel Anker

Daniel Anker is a Bernese author and photographer. The historian has written around 40 ski tour, hiking, via ferrata and mountain bike guide books as well as detailed monographs on individual peaks in Switzerland.

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