Left-hand Walls

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Sport
Evening sun
Uphill
10 mins
Seepage
Sheltered

A small collection of decent routes that are worth a look if the stuff in the Main Cave is too taxing - as it is for most. The routes are in the shade until late in the day, and are rather slow to dry after rain. Guidebook page 119.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Clée des champs
The groove leads to the wall above. Slow to dry.
 
1 Stars
7a+
2
Clée de vôute
Start up the previous route, but step right and attack the huge intimidating flake-line. Easier if you can jam properly.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
7b
3
Cheminot
Puzzle through the slot on the right to gain a delightful thin crack with holds in all the right places.
 
2 Stars
Technical
Graunchy
7a
4
Petit ogre
Climb the white triangular slab to access the wide crack above, which gives a bit of high-quality thrashing.
 
2 Stars
Graunchy
6c+
5
Saga
Head for the flying arete - spectacular and unrelenting.
 
2 Stars
Technical
7b+
6
Saga Right
The right-most line is nice enough with tricky moves through the initial overlap then slabby moves above.
 
1 Stars
6c
7
Journée d'action
Down the slope, a nice wall climb, varied and sustained.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6c
8
No Rafaren
Another decent pitch with good 3D moves between reasonable holds.
 
1 Stars
6b+
9
Consensus mou
Good sustained climbing on the crag's smallest holds, to a high crux.
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b+
10
Momorisation
Mantle rightwards into the groove to a shared lower-off.
 
1 Stars
Technical
6b+
11
Momotivé
Short and severe, heading leftwards to the Momorisation lower-off.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
7a+
12
Momotivé direct
A direct finish to the previous climb.
 
1 Stars
Crimpy
7b+