Sectors Gwendolin and Astérix

Sport
Lots of sun!
Downhill
5 mins

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More excellent and long routes, again in lovely setting. The accessibility adds to the attraction of the place. Again of the pitches are very big, a 70m rope is needed, and up to 15 quickdraws for the biggest pitches. Guidebook page 158.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Le vent t'emportera
A filler-in with a tough start.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b+
2
Voie clément
Use the tricky ramp to access the wall above then step left.
 
3 Stars
5+
3
Les bonheurs d'emilie
The same start leads to the excellent upper wall - 35m.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
5+
4
Chipie bulle (P1)
A steep start behind the tree leads to nice climbing up the white wall above.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a
5
Chipie bulle
1) 6a, 2) 6c. Can be done in one huge (45m - 20 clips) pitch or two with a hanging stance below the crux bulge.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
6c
6
Gwendoline
Use the same start to access the sustained wall just right.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a
7
Tonton tron
Continue the traverse a little further.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7a
8
Voie sans nom
Access the upper wall via the hole in the lip of the roof.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a+
9
La dernière tentation
The start is desperate, the rest just hard.
 
3 Stars
Technical
7c
10
Oxygéne
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
11
Lueur d'un soir
Steep climbing to a lower-off on the prow.
 
3 Stars
7a
12
La luciole
1) 6b, 2) 6a+. The bottom pitch is sustained the upper one has a tough haul over the capping roof.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
Pumpy
6b
13
Misandre
 
3 Stars
Technical
6c
14
Astérix et périls
1) 6b, 2) 6a. A tricky diagonal first pitch leads to fine sustained climbing on the soaring flake-line on the upper wall.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b
15
Accroche toi au balai
The wall right of grottier terrain and the superb slim groove above.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
16
Coup de balai
The fine continuation of the previous climb.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7c+
17
Maléfice
Passing the roof is hard, as is the rest!
 
3 Stars
Technical
7c+
18
Les traces du temps
 
3 Stars
Technical
7b+
19
Imagine
 
3 Stars
6c+
20
Milagro
 
1 Stars
Technical
6a+
21
Kata marrant
The overhang and pillar right of the shrubby groove.
 
2 Stars
6b+
22
Désespérados
 
3 Stars
6a