Memorial Paul Arene

Sport
Lots of sun!
Downhill
30 mins
Sheltered

0


This sector is named after a local climber who tragically lost his life in a freak accident. It offers less steep, but very enjoyable climbing on tufas and edges. Guidebook page 376.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Crucifix
Very thin climbing up the slabs on the left. There is another recent route to the left - name and grade unknown.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7b+
2
La vista
A steep start leads onto the wall above followed by the crack just left of the arete.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
7a
3
Megawatt
Difficult moves lead to the finish of La vista.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7c+
4
Satanas et diabolo
A fine route, similar but more sustained than La vista.
 
2 Stars
Strong
Crimpy
7a+
5
La trajectoire du vide
Very exposed climbing above an ever-increasing drop.
 
2 Stars
Strong
Crimpy
7a+
6
Comme elle vient
 
2 Stars
Strong
Pumpy
7b
7
Sami
 
Strong
Pumpy
7b+
8
ScoubidouÉbidou
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6c+
9
La poussinnette
Start up Sami, then traverse right into Scoubidou, then move out right to an independent finish.
 
2 Stars
Technical
6c+
10
Krispolls
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6b
11
Quand y en a marre y'a malabar
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6b
12
Cracote
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6b+
13
Candidat albican
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6a+
14
Talon aiguille
 
3 Stars
6a+
15
A droite a gauche
 
3 Stars
6a+
16
Woodpecker
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b
17
Tout de meme
1) 6b, 2) 6b, 3) 6b. Climb left from the scoop via bulges and tufas, then up the exposed wall to finish up the crack.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Strong
6b
18
Quoi de neuf docteur
1) 6c+, 2) 7a. A brilliant first pitch leads to a bold second pitch up the crimpy wall.
 
3 Stars
Fluttery
7a
19
Mensonge romantique
1) 6b+, 2) 7a. The next line right again, through the bulges then up the wall above.
 
3 Stars
Technical
7a
20
Verite romanesque
1) 6c, 2) 6c+. The right-most of the multi-pitch climbs.
 
3 Stars
6c+
21
Princesse des étoiles
The crag classic, absorbing and varied climbing right up to the finish. Follows the narrow slanting corner high up.
 
3 Stars
Strong
Crimpy
7b
22
Memorial Paul Arene
Another classic up tufas just to the right.
 
3 Stars
Strong
7b
23
Marcos
If you found the Harding Slot on Yosemite's Astroman easy, then do this. If not, then maybe think again!
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
Graunchy
7b+
24
Merci les pompiers
 
2 Stars
Strong
7a+
25
Gadjo dilo
 
2 Stars
Strong
7b
26
La fracture
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a+
27
L'enfant sauvage
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
6c
28
Radio tarifa
Start right of L'enfant sauvage, join it and continue above the belay.
 
2 Stars
Crimpy
6c
29
L'indomptable
Start up L'enfant sauvage then move rightwards to cross Radio tarifa and continue above.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Crimpy
7a