Sector Boulmich

Sport
Afternoon sun
1 min
Uphill

A broad stretch of rock with a grand array of routes both single and multi-pitch. Much of the cliff is undercut forming the crux sections of several on the climbs. Just left of the topo is a fine wall with another half-a-dozen excellent face climbs in the 7a/7b range - consult the local topo-guide for details.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Corto maltese
 
3 Stars
Strong
7a
2
La puce tobou
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
3
Over-paralyse
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a+
4
Paralyse
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a
5
Sur les chemins de katmandou
 
3 Stars
Technical
7b
6
Mahavishnou
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
7b
7
Jany
1) 6b+, 2) 6a+, 3) 5+. Tackle the full height of the cliff via the long groove-system to a finish up the easier top wall.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b+
8
Tarte aux cheveux
 
2 Stars
6c+
9
Capouera
1) 6c, 2) 6c, 3) 7a. Another full-height route. The top pitch has a crucial stopper move on it, though the bottom pitches are...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a
10
Belzébuth
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6c+
11
Les angles de la rue
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
7a+
12
Trémolo
There are two more pitches (5+ and 6a+) but they don't get done.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a
13
Kippour
1) 6a+, 2) 6c, 3) 5. Break right out of Trémolo then weave!
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
6c
14
Que le personnel s'amuse
1) 6a, 2) 7a. The 2nd pitch climbs the elegant open groove.
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a
15
Acrobatic
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b
16
L'air du temps
1) 6c, 2) 6b+, 3) 6a+. Three good pitches that go 'all the way'.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6c
17
Moscatel
 
2 Stars
6b
18
Boulmich
1) 5+, 2) 5+, 3) 5, 4) 5. The natural line of this part of the crag.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Graunchy
5c
19
Erendira
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a+
20
Gambille
1) 4+, 2) 5+, 3) 2, 4) 4. The easiest way up the face. Devious and with quite a bit of ledge shuffling along the way.
 
2 Stars
5c