La Paroi Jaune

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Sport
Afternoon sun
20 mins
Uphill
Windy

A superb section of wall in a sunny setting, with a great set of routes in the black zone. Most of the pitches are 35m long.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
La lézarde
1) 3+, 2) 4c, 3) 4aa, 4) 5a. A pleasant easier route, first climbed (solo) in 1928! There is an easier left-hand finish to the...
 
2 Stars
5a
2
Dansez sur moi
A great pitch up the left-side of the wall.
 
3 Stars
7a
3
Vichnou
1) 6b+, 2) 7a, 3) 6c. The first pitch sees the most attention.
 
3 Stars
7a
4
Galinette
 
3 Stars
6c
5
Le festin des mouettes
 
3 Stars
Crimpy
7b+
6
L'authentique
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a+
7
Ballade pour vincent
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7a+
8
Les cachoux
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7b
9
Super nana
The extension above the lower-off is 7c.
 
3 Stars
6c
10
Puisque tu pars
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7c
11
L'homme orange
 
3 Stars
Technical
Pumpy
7c
12
Changez tout
 
3 Stars
Pumpy
7b+
13
La paroi jaune
1) 7a+, 2) 7a, 3) 6c. The original breach of the wall, put up as an aid climb by the renown George Livanos back in 1941. The...
 
3 Stars
7a+
14
Moumousse
 
2 Stars
6c+
15
Copyright
 
2 Stars
6a+
16
Couloir de la faucille
1) 6a, 2) 6b, 3) 4c. The big open groove is another of the early chinks in the cliff's armour. The first pitch can be done on...
 
2 Stars
6b