2008 Via Ferrata Foundation Schedule PDF Print E-mail

2008 Program

- If you are between  8 and 14 years old
- You leave in Switzerland or you can come on site
- You have a weight problem (overweight or obesity)

You can take part of the Via Ferrata Foundation activities

Between Earth and Sky

June 21-22,  2008 – Grimentz, Valais, Switzerland    Level: Beginner

Splendid weekend in an amazing location!

First day: we will walk until the Cabane of Moiry and we will spend the night in this beautiful caban in the heart of the Alps. At night we will watch the stars in the sky!

Day second: we will take the famous 2500 path. This is a beautiful path above the lac of Moiry. This walk is simply a delight

Your feet in the Air!

September 13-14, 2008 - Rougemont - Vaud - Switzerland     Level: Beginner

In the magnificent landsacpe of the Gastlosen and the  Videmanette you will learn how to rock climb. Very easy but challenging. Your parent will also try it!

On Saturday night, you will eat and sleep in one of the most beautiful landscape you can dream of!  Our guide plays the guitare.... songs and fun during the evening.

Sunday: you will climb the via ferrata of the Videmanette! This is a lot of fun!!!


You can do it and take one of your parent with you! 

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How to participate in our activities? PDF Print E-mail
You are interested?

This is very easy. As soon as we will post the season program (2008) and if you are near this region, you can contact us.

Conditions: You are between 9 and 14 years old and you have a weight problem.

You are a Foundation, Association or Institution

You are interested in our activities, contact us. You must deal with teens from 9 to 14 years old and they must have a weight problem. Ideally you are based in Switzerland (we may extend our reach, never know)
Via Ferrata Fondation PDF Print E-mail

The Via Ferrata foundation is a Foundation based in Valais, Switzerland. The goals of the Foundation is to offer free activities for overweight kids or teens with difficulties.

The foundation is entirely financed by public generosity, enterprises and private fundings.

The camps or activites are free for the kids, the foundation covers all costs (guides, lodging, food, ect...)


Help us PDF Print E-mail
You can help us in two different ways:

Become a member of the Foundation
We are looking for professional guides and nutrition expert
If you have time and passion for mountain and kids with weight problems
We will be interested in developing our concept outside of Switzerland!

Financial Donation

We are based in Valais, Switzerland and we are fully recognized as a non for profit organization. Your donation can be deducted from your tax