La Loubière

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Sport
Lots of sun!
15 mins
Downhill
Sheltered

The left-hand section of rock at La Turbie has a nice selection of easier climbs - well bolted and on good rock. Some of the pitches are quite long, and many of them are polished.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Infinitif
 
1 Stars
4a
2
Moon Palace
 
1 Stars
4a
3
Bimboa de moi
 
1 Stars
4c
4
Stupeur et tremblements
 
1 Stars
5c
5
L'air du ver sot
 
1 Stars
5a
6
Dièdre de l'ouest
 
2 Stars
4c
7
A la bonne franquette
 
2 Stars
5c
8
Le braille-art de roubion
 
2 Stars
5c
9
Pour elle
 
1 Stars
4c
10
La directe monégasque
1) 4+, 2) 5+. The top pitch is good but is also a bit of a shocker!
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
5c
11
Trident
 
1 Stars
4a
12
La Manche
1) 4+, 2) 3+. The long groove in two pleasant pitches.
 
3 Stars
4c
13
L'olivier
1) 6a, 2) 6b. The first of a pair of two-pitchers.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b
14
Badabim badaboum Top 50
1) 6b, 2) 6c. The other two-pitcher.
1 user comment
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
6c
15
Surprise
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a
16
Micromégas Top 50
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Crimpy
6b
17
Carai
An easier, right-hand finish to the ledge.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
6a
18
Le spiteur a encore frappé
A huge pitch, or lower-off as for the last route.
 
2 Stars
6c+
19
Duel
The first pitch has a desperate move. The extension is 6a.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
6c+
20
L'oblique
1) 5, 2) 5. The diagonal break is a great line, sadly it has been popular for years, and so has become patinéed to buggery.
 
2 Stars
Rounded
5a
21
La championne
Steady, apart from a couple of moves.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6c
22
J'imagine
Similar to the last route, though a bit easier. The only route on this sector with parabolts rather than glue-ins.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b
23
Cannelures
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
5c
24
Fracasse
 
2 Stars
Technical
6b
25
Jacasse
The extension to any of the last routes.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
6b+
26
Si je baise affirmatif
 
2 Stars
6a
27
Le Mao
 
2 Stars
6a
28
Capitaine Sylvio
 
2 Stars
Technical
6b+
29
Signé furax
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b+
30
Confit dance
 
Pumpy
Crimpy
7a
31
Tête au carré
 
1 Stars
Technical
7a+
32
L'abondance
One desperate move, then a romp.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7a
33
Tête de l'art
Another one-move-wonder.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b
34
Les cochons dans l'espace
1) 6b+, 2) 6a, 3) 6b+. Runs the full height of the crag.
 
3 Stars
6b+
35
Métropolis
This is just a desperate direct start to the last route.
 
1 Stars
7b+
36
La pépé
The steep, polished groove that bounds this section.
 
1 Stars
5c
37
Louis s'egare sans sabinette
1) 6a+, 2) 7a+. Break right out of La Pépé to access the upper wall, which is where the pitch that matters is located.
 
1 Stars
7a+
38
Extasie
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
39
L'echelle richter
 
2 Stars
Technical
7b
40
Bizou bizou
A possible extension to the last two routes.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
7a
41
Pacha fou
Head for the high roof - taxing!
 
1 Stars
Technical
7c
42
Jump
Break left out of the next route and stretch up the wall.
 
1 Stars
Reachy
7c
43
Mégashoot directe
Head rightwards towards the hole to join the regular route.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7b+
44
Mégashoot
Climb straight up to the hole, then continue direct.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7b
45
Les fleurs du male
Climb to the hole then move right up the wall to enter the shallow groove. Finish up this.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a
46
Cadavre sans Bodart
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7a
47
Le chaud lait de Julie
Returning to the Lower Tier, the smooth white wall to the right has some tough offerings.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7a
48
A priori direct
 
1 Stars
Technical
7a+
49
A priori
Trend right when the going gets tough.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6c+
50
Polémiques
A short and desperate direct-start.
 
1 Stars
Technical
7c
51
Mur de poussière
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6c
52
Bénitier du Diable
The shallow white groove gives a good sustained pitch.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6b
53
Les gauchistes
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
6a
54
Le milieu
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
5c
55
Le royalistes
Climb up into the shallow groove and exit to the right.
 
2 Stars
5a
56
Ordre nouveau

1 user comment
 
1 Stars
5a
57
L'extrème droite
Pass to the right of the roof.
 
1 Stars
4c
58
L'ultra droite
 
1 Stars
4a
59
Le vendredi 13 Fevrier
 
1 Stars
4c
60
Le choc ola! Ola!
A teeny final offering.
 4a