Sector Baudouvin

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Sport
Lots of sun!
5 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

An attractive set of slabby routes on good rock in a fine, sunny setting. Some of the routes are polished, but this is hardly surprising considering the grade spread and the accessibility. Guidebook page 146.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
J'y pense et j'oublie
The crack-line on the far left, slippery but excellent.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
5a
2
L'as de **club** qui **spade** ton **heart**, **diamond** line
Imagine the name has the symbols from a pack of cards in it, not that it makes much sense, as you'll need to know the...
 
2 Stars
5c
3
Je pense qu'à ça
 
2 Stars
Technical
6a
4
Grégari
 
3 Stars
Technical
5c
5
Petite mélanie Top 50
A long and excellent beginners' route.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
4c
6
Azertyuiop
Ditto!
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
4a
7
Que dalle Top 50
Another fine, long and well protected pitch.
2 user comments
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
5a
8
Melissa
Sticking close to the bolts gives the grade, veering out left lowers it a notch or so.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6a
9
Pourquoi pas?

1 user comment
 
3 Stars
5a
10
Trazybulle
 
3 Stars
3+
11
La tâche
 
3 Stars
3+
12
Baibelino
 
3 Stars
3
13
French kiss
A huge pitch, 80m rope needed or use the lower-off/belay above the easier routes. Weaving about can ease the difficulties.
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
5c
14
Pim pam poum
 
3 Stars
3
15
No comment
Another big one, with a high crux.
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
6a
16
L'initiateur dormeur
 
3 Stars
3
17
Impôt direct
Tackle the smoothest part of the slab.
 
3 Stars
6b
18
Impôt variante
A right-hand version is less worthwhile.
 
1 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6b+
19
T'occupes pas des signaux, mets du charbon Top 50
More nice climbing keeping left of the bulge.
 
3 Stars
5a
20
Jackpot
 
2 Stars
5a
21
Caprice des vieux
A bit of a heave through the bulge, easiest from the right.
 
3 Stars
Strong
4c
22
Olabaf
Substantially harder (and a bit silly) if you avoid the cracks.
 
3 Stars
5a
23
Le matin des magiciens
 
2 Stars
4c
24
Sakapof dissident
 
3 Stars
4c
25
Hamma bia
1) 5+, 2) 5+. Two 30m pitches slanting up the right-hand edge of the crag.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
5c