Descent Areas

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Below the launch-pad is a selection of small, accessible Sectors with a pleasant array of climbs, generally in the lower grades. Guidebook page 152.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
La boély
1) 4+, 2) 4, 3) 4, 4) 5. A bit bush wrestling separates the good climbing.
 
2 Stars
5
2
Le grand toit
1) 5+, 2) 5+, 3) 4+. Tackle the juggy roof.
 
3 Stars
5+
3
Bal à bougival
1) 6a+, 2) 6a. Two good pitches split by a scratchy traverse.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a+
4
Armaguédon
1) 4+, 2) 6a. Basically right-hand variants on the previous route.
 
2 Stars
6a
5
Le voleur de bagdad
Next is a small set of easier routes right under the hang glider launch-pad.
 
3 Stars
5
6
Ballade pour agnès
 
1 Stars
4+
7
Les bidasses en folie
 
1 Stars
4+
8
Banana way
 
1 Stars
4
9
Le petit surplomb
A lower pitch (5) leads to ledges then tackle the 'small overhang'.
 
2 Stars
Strong
5
10
Carbone 14
 5
11
D0
 3+
12
D1
 
1 Stars
3+
13
D2
 
1 Stars
4
14
D3
 
1 Stars
Strong
4
15
D4
 
1 Stars
Technical
5
16
D5
 
2 Stars
5
17
D6
 
2 Stars
5
18
D7
 
2 Stars
5+
19
D8
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6a+
20
D9
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6b
21
Pollux
 
2 Stars
6a
22
Colargol
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a
23
La fée railleuse
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a
24
La belle aux bras daubants
The tricky, tilted wall further to the right.
 
3 Stars
6c