Les Dalles Grises

Sport
Lots of sun!
Level
5 mins
Abseil
Sheltered

0


A big rugged slab of juggy rock with some very popular lower-grade climbs. To the right the steeper pillars hold some harder offerings including the classic of Mangoustine Scatophage. Guidebook page 242.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Afin que nul ne meure
1) 5, 2) 5+, 3) 5+, 4) 5+, 5) 6a+. The left-hand of the four routes listed here that weave their way up the Dalles Grises.
 
2 Stars
6a+
2
Les dalles grises Top 50
1) 5+, 2) 5+, 3) 4, 4) 5+, 5) 5+, 6) 5. A very popular routes often used by the guides as an intro to climbing and the Gorge....
 
2 Stars
5+
3
Cocoluche
1) 5+, 2) 6a, 3) 5, 4) 5+, 5) 5+, 6) 5+. Variations on a theme. Start up Les Dalles Grises, but branch right half-way up the...
 
2 Stars
6a
4
Chlorochose
1) 5+, 2) 5+, 3) 5+, 4) 5, 5) 5, 6) 5, 7) 5. The long groove that bounds the right-hand side of the slabs is another popular...
 
1 Stars
Loose
5+
5
A tout coeur
1) 6a, 2) 6a+, 3) 6a, 4) 6a+, 5) 6b+, 6) 5, 7) 4. A fine sustained climb up the pillar right of the long corner. It fizzles out...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b+
6
Demon
1) 6a, 2) 7a+, 3) 6b+, 4) 7a, 5) 6b+, 6) 6a. The tall pillar to the left of Le Pillier des Écureuils, spiralling round onto its...
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
7
Le pilier des écureuils (upper)
1) 6b+, 2) 6a, 3) 5+ 5. The soaring groove is climbed in couple of huge pitches then a couple of shorter ones. The route is...
 
3 Stars
Graunchy
6b+
8
Dingomaniaque Top 50
1) 5, 2) 4+, 3) 6a+, 4) 6a, 5) 6c+, 6) 5+, 7) 6c+. A long and popular classic that normally starts beyond the upper corners of...
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
6c+
9
Mangoustine scatophage
1) 6c, 2) 6a+, 3) 6c+, 4) 5, 5) 5. Opened ground-up in 1979, this fantastic route is hardly showing its age other than sporting...
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
6c+