La Knubel

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Sport
Afternoon sun
Up and Down
15 mins
Sheltered

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A rambling series of short walls and big blocks that run rightwards up the slope. There is a broad spread of grades and the area is popular. Polish is a problem. Guidebook page 322.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Confetti
 
2 Stars
Technical
7a
2
La chamoniarde
 
1 Stars
5+
3
La langue au chat
 
1 Stars
6a+
4
Auprès de mon arbre
 
2 Stars
6b
5
Les yeux
Apparently it is also possible to do this at 6b - miss out all the holds maybe - or climb to the right of the bolts?
 
1 Stars
5
6
La marius
 
2 Stars
5+
7
La knubel a gauche
The easier line in the big, intimidating corner.
 
3 Stars
4+
8
La knubel à droite
The right-hand exit to the big corner, skid across the slab then get laybacking up the continuation of the flake.
 
2 Stars
Strong
Rounded
5+
9
Tournicoti tournicoton
 
1 Stars
Technical
6c
10
Polux
 
2 Stars
6a+
11
My
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6b+
12
Delit de facies
 
1 Stars
6b+
13
Ejaculaser
The thin crack to the left of the arete is a nice pitch.
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6a
14
La spigolo
 
2 Stars
5+
15
Sein d'esprit
 
2 Stars
4+
16
La niche
Cracks lead to the niche and wider exit-crack.
 
3 Stars
4+
17
Coacoao
 
1 Stars
4+
18
Colargol
 
1 Stars
5
19
La courte
The shallow groove is tricky to enter, technical and slippery.
 
1 Stars
5+
20
Les premiers pas
A fierce mantel early on is a stopper.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6a
21
Les glands
The pleasant arete of the chimney, tricky to start and finish.
 
1 Stars
5+
22
Ça passe ou ça casse
The leaning left-wall of the chimney on good but spaced holds.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6b+
23
Apophyse coracoide
 
2 Stars
6c
24
Les jouets malefiques
 
2 Stars
6c
25
Les murs ont des oreilles
 
1 Stars
7b
26
Parcimonie
 
2 Stars
6c
27
L'hyper
 
1 Stars
6b
28
La paranoiaque
 
2 Stars
Technical
6c
29
Le long de la fente
Powerful layback moves through the flaky overhang.
 
2 Stars
Strong
6a
30
La branleuse
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
5+
31
La mummery
 
2 Stars
Graunchy
4
32
Sucette
 
1 Stars
6a+
33
Pepin la bulle
 
1 Stars
6a
34
Lioeil du sourcier
 
1 Stars
Rounded
6b
35
Protozoaire
 
1 Stars
Rounded
6b
36
Colorado
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
4+
37
Croquetout
 
1 Stars
4
38
La roue du moulin
 
1 Stars
3