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La BrigueAlpes Maritime, FRANCE
Climbs 53 – Rocktype Limestone – Altitude 859m a.s.l – Faces SE
For an up to date topo visit Seve's website: sevescassa.it
Also, Versante Sud have an excellent topo called "Andonno e Cuneese" (2009) which covers all the climbing around Cuneo.
Climbs at this crag
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.
The large orange cliff, visible high up the hillside on the left. Cool in summer(shade in the afternoon).
Park on the right as you enter the village, on a straight section of road opposite a row of garages and near a blue "Hospital" sign. The path starts at the "Hospital" sign and goes between a couple of the houses (private land). Follow the steep path up the hill for 30 mins.
Les Balcons is further left up hill from La Grotte.
Both cliffs can also be approached by driving towards Tende and taking a road/track (at a large layby on the right just before you enter Tende) for a couple of km (following signs for the "Col de la Loubaira") up to the obvious large antenna. Then follow the white painted signs "Chemin de la Falaise". (10 to 15 mins downhill).
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