Sector Train d'Enfer

Sport
Morning sun
Downhill
2 mins
Sheltered

0


Just near the top of the slope is this small buttress with almost a dozen routes. It isn't cast in the same mould as the great routes further down the hill, but it very close to the car, and it starts to go into the shade around midday, a consideration in hot weather. Guidebook page 160.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Ventura highway
The right-slanting flakes.
 
1 Stars
Strong
6b
2
L'aziza
 
2 Stars
Strong
7a
3
Anais
A steep start and a juggy finish.
 
3 Stars
Strong
6a+
4
A toit de jourer
 
1 Stars
Strong
6c
5
Bagdad café
One of the best here, the final roof is tough - keep left. Rusty bolts.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Strong
6c+
6
Les hauts ferrés
Another one with high crux.
 
1 Stars
6c
7
Les enfants du paradis
 
1 Stars
Strong
6b
8
Vendredi 13
 
1 Stars
6a
9
Train d'enfer
Nice. Head for the hanging groove at the top of the wall.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
5+
10
Come back
Good climbing to a steep finish past a good spike.
 
2 Stars
6a+
11
Sur mesure
 
1 Stars
Technical
6c