Climbs 195
Rocktype Gneiss
Altitude 1042m a.s.l
Faces S

Laurence Orchard on the crux move of les lezards 7a © laurence orchard

Crag features

Popular crag in park near Chamonix. Can be very busy in the summer especially with guided parties

Climbs are listed Right to Left (including the Forestiers section!) and the numbering follows the order in the guidebook "Crag Climbs in Chamonix" Currently sorting through the unlisted climbs to get them in the correct place.

Approach notes

You can't get much more roadside than this! The car park is also a popular place to set up home for the summer.

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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Le Petit Gailland 
21b (Le Petit Gaillland)4c 14
31a (Le Petit Gailland)4c 14
4L'Y5c 65
5Sur le fil
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6c 17
6La voie du golot directe
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6b+ 34
7La voie du golot gauche6a 41
8La Franco
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5c 71
9La Franco directe
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6b 28
10Directe aux guides
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6b 35
11Les Lézards
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7a 26
12Le surplomb Martinetti
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6c 65
13La Zig sans Zag
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6a+ 100
14La Zig-Zag
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5c 68
15Les écailles
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5c 59
16Les écailles direct5c 55
17La Centrale
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4c 44
18La plaque rouge
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5c 53
19Variante du dièdre
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5c 35
20La diagonale4c 81
21Directe à l'arbre
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5c 17
2219 (Le Petit Gailland)6a 41
2320 (Le Petit Gailland)6a 34
2421 (Le Petit Gailland)5c 44
25?
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4a 51
26Le Pilier Rouge
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5c 32
27La directe Lachenal
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5c 21
28Le fin pilier
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6c 5
29Le dièdre Terray
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6a 43
30Le toit (Le Petit Gailland)6a 66
31Unknown 7a7a  
32? (Le Petit Gailland Area)
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3+ 11
 Pilier des Monchus 
34Pilier des Monchus3+ 11
 L'Echelle 
36Le toit direct
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6a+ 117
37Le toit (Echelle Area)
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5c 102
383 (Echelle Area)5a 81
394 (Echelle Area)5a 75
40La dalle concave (also known as 5, Echelle Area)4c 63
41Pilier de gauche (also known as 6, Echelle Area)4c 48
42Le dièdre (also known as 7, Echelle Area)3+ 42
43Pilier de droite (also known as 8, Echelle Area)5a 65
449 (Echelle Area)5a 33
45Dalle de droite (also known as 10, Echelle Area)4c 58
4611 (also known as Slab, Echelle Area)5a 35
 Grand Galliand 
48La directissime
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5c 10
49L'A.D.4c 34
50La cheminée des guides
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4c 7
51Le grand surplomb
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5c 4
52Le petit surplomb
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5c 18
53Le surplomb à droite
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5a 8
54L'arête Frison
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4c 19
55Le dièdre Rouge
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6a 37
56La Rouse5c **4
57La plaque7c 15
58La Plaque (Variation)7a 25
59Pilier de la plaque
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6a 86
60La savonnette / dalle Terray
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5c 58
61Le Pilier de gauche du dièdre Rouge
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5c 7
62Pilier de gauche (Grand Gailland)6a 8
63La directe
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6a 16
64Petit Mur6a **7
65Voie Normale3+ 42
66Le pilier gris
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4a 11
67Le dièdre gris
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4c 26
68Les Rings Argentes
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5a ***24
69La Cheminee - Grand Gailland3 1
70La Venger
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5c 33
71Fissure
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5c 10
72La Braco
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4c 21
73L'arête (Grand Gailland)
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4c 36
74L'arête intégrale
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5c 44
75La Bérardini
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5c 13
76La Colaude
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4c 18
77Le dièdre Monaci
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4c 4
 Vipers 
79La Saintous3+ 42
80Rattles Nakes3+ 54
81Dièdre des Pompons4c 59
82L'aspic3+ 45
83Les Terrassiers
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3+ 37
84Les Terrassiers (variation)3+ 15
 Forestiers 
86La Polytechnique
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6a 15
876 (Forestiers Right)4c 35
88Le Marteau6b+ 59
89Le Sorbier5c 88
903 (Forestiers Right)5c 79
912 (Forestiers Right)6a *86
92L'éperon Claret6a 119
9317 (Forestiers Left)4c 10
9416 (Forestiers Left)5c 8
9515 (Forestiers Left)5c 7
96Le Compas4c 45
9713 (Forestiers Left)6a 57
98La Petite Marie5c 44
9911 (Forestiers Left)5a 44
100La Vipérine
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5c 65
101La Michoquo6a 74
102La D
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5c 48
1037 (Forestiers Left)6a+ 43
104La Forestière5c 60
105La Daïlle à Dédé
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4c 56
106Moustikul
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4c 73
107Nouvelle Voie, Les Gaillands
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4c 65
1082' (Forestiers Left)5c 33
109La libérarable
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5c 67
110L'arête des bûcherons
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5c 75
 Chasseurs 
112La Bollonaire
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7c 4
113La Spitre
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6c 16
114Couscous
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6b 47
115Jypskey6b 21
116Jypskey 1st pitch
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6a+ 21
117Le surplomb à Zian
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5c 31
118La Ckésia6a+ 30
119Petite fleur des champs7a 6
120Barracuda6c+ 21
121Finies les vacances
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5c 12
122La cheminée des chasseurs
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5c 4
123Le Pilier (Chasseurs Area)
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5c 1
124Chasse et Peche (Chasseurs Area)
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4c 5
125Toi et Moi (Chasseurs Area)
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5c 2
 Frendo 
12713' (Frendo Area)6b+ 6
128Le dièdre Frendo
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5c 25
* Climbs listed in red are waiting to be checked by a crag moderator, and may not be accurate.

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