Verdun Routes

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Guidebook page 244.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Ewen
1) 5c, 2) 6a. The excellent second pitch provides sustained interest all the way to the belay.
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
6a
2
Evasion
A left-hand pitch 2 to Ewen. Once absorbed in the fantastic headwall you'll forget about the earlier mediocrity.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
6c+
3
Fanny
A disappointing short line.
 5c
4
Les genets
1) 5c, 2) 6b+. Worthwhile once you've done all the better ones.
 
1 Stars
6b+
5
Les scorpions
1) 5+, 2) 6c. The first pitch is OK, the second may be vegetated.
 
1 Stars
6c
6
Am stram gram
1) 6a+, 2) 6c+. Run both pitches together for a 3-star outing.
 
2 Stars
6c+
7
Partage
1) 6a, 2) 6c+. Pitch 2 is better. A loose hold in the groove detracts, but the crux is higher.
 
1 Stars
Loose
6c+
8
L'ours au pays des loups
Immaculate rock. The crux is climbed almost in Partage.
 
2 Stars
6a+
9
Mapzaza Top 50
1) 6a, 2) 5+. The first pitch is particularly fine.
 
3 Stars
6a
10
Dilettante
An untidy start leads to fantastic moves through the seemingly blank section.
 
1 Stars
5c
11
Plein soleil Top 50
The finest pitch on the crag. To the first lower-off is 5+.
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
6a
12
Cocktail
Good climbing, but be careful passing the blocks at half height.
 
2 Stars
Loose
6a
13
Marée chaussée
More fine fare up the central shield.
 
2 Stars
5c
14
Ça coince
The bolts are not ideally placed, so not great choice if you are pushing your grade.
 
2 Stars
Fluttery
5c
15
Dérive
Good technical climbing on perfect rock, with an intimidating crux pulling leftwards out of the groove.
 
2 Stars
Technical
6c
16
Merlin le chanteur
1) 6b, 2) 6b. A great sustained first pitch; the second is good too but cruxy.
 
3 Stars
6b
17
Pipelot of camelot
1) 6c+, 2) 6c. The first pitch requires blinkers, but the second is better.
 
1 Stars
6c+
18
Abras
An unusually steep crux - but the holds are very big.
 
2 Stars
6a
19
Mirabelle
Not quite as good as it looks.
 
1 Stars
6a
20
Yanabuco
The first bolt is shared with Nabuco, then step left to find better climbing above.
 
1 Stars
5c
21
Nabuco
Interesting and varied climbing, including a chance to practise your fist-jamming.
 
1 Stars
Graunchy
5c
22
La constatation des valeurs
Good moves on clean rock until an exit rightwards is needed.
 
2 Stars
5c