LE CAROL


A pleasant limestone crag on the crest of a wooded ridge, with a fine collection of hard routes and enough easier and middle-grade offerings to make at least one visit worthwhile for most teams. The climbing is easy to access, mostly on vertical faces and up steep finger-cracks, but the style is generally very fierce.

Routes

51 sport routes (3+...8a)
1 boulder problem (7b)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Buttress (click for routes) No. of Routes Route Type Sunshine
or shade
Approach walk Other
Left
The first area is just beyond the bottom of the approach slope only a few minutes from the car....
19
Sport
Lots of sun!
Downhill

2 mins

sheltered
Centre
The central section of the crag is the showpiece, a wide white wall split by some withering cracks...
14
Sport
Lots of sun!
Downhill

5 mins

sheltered
Right
The right-hand side of the crag consists of more small buttresses scattered along the ridge.
19
Sport
Lots of sun!
Downhill

8 mins

sheltered
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