UKC

150m, 5 pitches.

Rockfax Description
1) 4c, 2) 2, 3) 4a, 4) 5a, 5) 3+. A classic up the long ridge gives Alpine-style climbing by the seaside. Popular and polished, but it doesn't spoil the experience. It can make a great end to a long day if you walk back home along the plateau at the top. Start up the polished wall in the gap behind the Petite Aiguille. Continue along the ridge in 1 or 2 pitches to a belay on a block below the upper wall. Take the well-climbed line up this in 2 or 3 pitches. © Rockfax


ClimberDateStyle
George_Surf 28/Nov/17 AltLd O/S

As a way out off the beach. Alpine style, with bags and coils in approach shoes. 45mins In 4 pitches. Extremely polished! Probably used to be a 3 or a 4 but now it’s so shiny it’s much harder. Well bolted, lower and upper wall are the crux.

jeremyvanr 31/Oct/17 AltLd O/S

Wonderful sunny climb with fantastic views.

h3l3n283 04/Oct/17 AltLd O/S

Fabulous route, location and finished as the sun was setting. Wonderful!

with Tara
Keith Swainson 15/Sep/17 AltLd O/S
Georgie25 15/Sep/17 AltLd

Led p1, 3, 5 nice route

icepic1984 ??/2017 -
Gorilla62 11/Oct/16 -
The Norris 15/Jun/16 AltLd
with Gem
Hidden 04/Jun/16 AltLd O/S
Hidden 07/Apr/16 AltLd
andyclimber 28/Jan/16 AltLd O/S

Lead 1st pitch, Claudia led 2nd, then we branched out onto 'Direct de la pierre' finish.

five 13/Nov/15 AltLd O/S
with ALA
andrewcoultherd ?/Sep/15 AltLd O/S
sibluer ?/Jun/15 Lead
OutdoorGirl 01/May/15 2nd
NielsC ?/May/15 AltLd
with Richard Bridle
williap 09/Apr/15 Lead
with Juilette
s1362083 07/Apr/15 Lead
DaveB61 14/Mar/15 AltLd
with Dave Curtis, Piers Pickard
Rockafella 14/Mar/15 AltLd O/S

A great adventure with a sunny start turning to dusk, then dark with rain, wind and lightning before a hike out in the dark.

with Mo
MoWalker3 14/Mar/15 -
with MattB
kleinej 18/Oct/14 AltLd rpt

Climbed this again after a late start and failure to find any fixed gear on or the line of Le Pouce Normal. Topped out with a gorgeous sunset.

with Christine B, Chris O
Hidden 18/Oct/14 2nd
kleinej 15/Oct/14 AltLd rpt
with Tracey
kleinej 14/Oct/14 AltLd dnf

Retreated after getting drenched.

with Fiona
Fiona McFarlane ?/Oct/14 AltLd O/S
with Dave Tulloch
Hidden 19/Sep/14 Lead
Caitlin ?/Sep/14 2nd

Beautiful route and wonderful to walk off into a monsoon

with Princess, Will Ripley
peter.ravenscroft27 21/Aug/14 AltLd O/S

A BEAUT! only did this route then DWS and Chilled in the Epic location.

with Joe Mann, Tosh
Hidden 17/Apr/14 Lead O/S
andrea83 07/Apr/14 AltLd O/S

Excellent, one of my favourites of the holiday. Straightforward.

with Hamish
Hamish777 07/Apr/14 AltLd O/S

Wonderful.

with Andrea
chris smith 09/Oct/13 Lead O/S

Great climb and well protected except the ridge which has nothing but natural protection but very simple.

with anna young
Hidden 03/Apr/13 2nd O/S
mikecollins 01/Aug/12 Lead O/S
Lauradavies23 01/Aug/12 2nd
guy757 04/Jul/12 -
ChrisBrooke 05/Jun/12 Lead O/S
with Keeley Scholes
Hidden ?/May/12 -
Hidden ?/May/12 -
Hidden 26/Apr/12 AltLd
Hidden 26/Apr/12 AltLd
brianrunner 28/Mar/12 AltLd

Great!

with martina
Hidden ??/2012 AltLd
Hidden ??/2012 AltLd
tjekel ??/2008 -
edmund94 29/May/07 Lead O/S
Hidden 27/Mar/05 AltLd O/S
Hidden 12/Apr/01 AltLd
tjekel ??/1990 -
tjekel ??/1990 -
EddieA ?/Aug/84 Lead
with Jim F
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