/ South East France Climbing Destinations - Orpierre?
I am off to the south of France for two weeks with my girlfriend. We want to do some sport routes, ideal crag would be plenty of routes at the 4 - 5+ grade, then some high quality routes up to 6C+/7A.
We would also like to do some easy (max 5+) multi-pitch routes so my girlfriend can climb them with me.
So initial ideas are Orpierre, outlying Verdon ..... but really looking for peoples recommendations.
Also would be great if you could suggest some campsites as well.
We are finishing our trip off in Chamonix Valley.
What time of year?
I certainly wouldn't like to be at Orp now - I'm just over an hour away and it's 38° outside.
North side of the Dentelles, NF ST Leger or Malaucene in the morning is about all that's bearable at the moment.
As said above, Ailefroide would sound a better bet and has everything you are looking for including the hiking.