Gastronome

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Lots of sun!
20 mins
Uphill

Some great long routes to go at - it's worth topping out as the view from the crest is stunning. Getting down is simply a matter of abseiling, a 70m rope works, but using two ropes is much quicker than one. There are a number of short, low-grade routes left of the routes described.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Eric à Pic
 4a
2
Le Petit Cheval
 4c
3
La Plante à Scion
A line left of the bush. It's 4+ to the intermediate belay,
 
1 Stars
5c
4
Trop de Vin Rouge
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6a
5
Prise de Tête
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6a
6
La Grotte
1) 5. Follow the slab into the cave, then through the hole into the bigger cave, walk left to the belay. 2) 6a. A great...
 
3 Stars
6a
7
Love on the Bite
An excellent long single pitch.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6c+
8
L'Espadon
1) 5. Past the white rock scar, on broken rock.2) 5+. The wall above - stay in the flakes.3) 5+. Move down and traverse...
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
5c
9
Équinoxe
1) 6b, 2) 6c.
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6c
10
Électrochoc
A long pitch that looks impossibly hard even when you're on top of it, but it's all there if you look. It would feel a fair bit...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
Fluttery
7a
11
La Gastronome Top 50
1) 5+, 2) 5+, 3) 5. Join and finish up L'Espadon, or abseil off.
1 user comment
 
2 Stars
5c
12
Le Gastonome de Gris
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6a
  • Latest Comments

    For SAINT JULIEN

    Xinibition
    "Some crumbly rock and spaced bolts...so with a potential to go a long way if you..." 23/Sep

    La Rampe
    "Pitch 3 certainly felt hard for 6a" 15/Oct

    La Gastronome
    "Worth 3 stars for the move out of the cave and airily round to the face on pitch..." 31/May top50

    Le Pilier des Trous
    "It is hard for 6a+ - the new French guide gives this first pitch 6C. I think 6b+..." 30/Dec

    Les Lames
    "very diffficult to discern where the top belay is on this - the topo is wrong on..." 12/Apr

    Le Pilier des Trous
    "Addendum: Local guide gives this 6b, 6b, 6a and a height of 105m. We found a 40m..." 01/Apr

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