Climbs 148
Rocktype Limestone
Altitude 153m a.s.l
Faces W

alone at mazet © loundsy

Crag features

With a very short approach, a range of excellent routes across the grades, a campsite a short walk away, and a river at its base, there's little wonder that Mazet is a popular spot. Due to its popularity, Mazet does have a fair amount of polish on its classic routes, which does add a grade or so of difficulty to the most severely affected routes. That being said, it is still an enchanting spot, very family friendly and well worth a visit.

Facing southwest, Mazet gets morning shade and afternoon sun. The river gorge provides some shade in the late afternoon as the shadow slowly works its way up the wall.

Approach notes

Leave the D252 and follow the road (avoiding the driving into the campsite) across the bridge, and follow the sign into the car park. From here simply follow the river around to the right (looking out) and the crag starts in under a minute.

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Guidebooks

France : Languedoc-Roussillon

The third book in the Rockfax France series covers the extensive and fertile climbing area west of the author's previous guide to Haute Provence. The areas covered largely surround the beautiful Parc National des Cévennes, but also includes crags that are close to the cities of Nimes and Avignon.
More info
More Guidebooks:
L'escalade en Ardeche (2007)

Out of print:
Took me two trips to find this place! You can walk along the river from the Mazet plage parking and then head up into the forest (about 15 minutes or so) - crag on the left before the first marked boulder circuits appear or park at the Endieu parking and walk up the road 100metres or so and follow the Route 19B to the right (marked yellow). This winds down through the boulder circuits; branch off right as the path drops more directly down to the river and follow a small path marked by a yellow cross. In August the bottom of the crag was in the shade till about 2pm and there are great views from the top.
LP - 12/Aug/15
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Climbs at this crag

53Tom Bombadilum
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4c 16
54Sax Aphone Story
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5a 11
55Troubadoin
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6b 8
56Patchinka Tinka
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6a+ 14
57Cymbale Rutilante
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5c 8
58La Ballade du Menestrel4c 9
59Manituri te Salutant
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5a 7
 Doigt de FĂ©e 
612 cotes plus loin4a *11
62Nez en l'air4a *12
63Ballerine Fusion4a *8
64Mains Chaudes4c *18
65Pied de nez6b **7
66Doigt de fée6a **11
67De bouche Ă  l'oreille5a **24
68Dièdre a l'œil4c **20
69Genou Ă©clair4a *11
70Première manche3+ *11
71Pile5a 10
72Face5a 10
73Veuve Noire
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5a 6
74Scarabe d'or
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4c 5
 Pilier Gris 
76T'as boulé4c **11
77Quelques Pattes5a **13
78Pois chiche6a+ *9
79Rio-laid5a **15
80Tapis au cas4c **5
81FenĂŞtre sur cour4c * 
82Frenzi5a *1
83Pomme7a *4
84Les trente-neuf marches5a * 
85L'ombre d'un oloute4c *1
86Pilier gris6b+ **5
87Les diaboliques4c *1
88Magie noire6c **2
89Vertigo5a * 
90La mort aux trousses5c **10
91Complot de famille6b ***4
92Magie blanche7b ** 
93Rêve d'une planète6b **5
94La fissure5c *10
95Que dalle
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6b 10
96Le petite diedre
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4c 7
97Doume
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5c 11
 La Familiale and Les Strates 
99Touchée manquée6a *10
100Les loups entreux6a *16
101Je t'aime moi non plus5a *11
102Rando4c **26
103Variante5a *2
104Mauvaise limonade6c **15
105Le toit Ă©moi6a ***24
106Le toit du moi6b **5
107La familiale4a *4
108La Gellie5a *8
109La voie du van6c ** 
110Semoule en transmutation7a  
111Les uns et les autres6c ** 
112Aerostrates6c+ ***6
113Les Strates6b ***26
114Pinky6b+ ***5
115Zab7a+ * 
 Chez les Grands 
117Ardéchoise quality7a **2
118Les matins qui chantent6c **5
119La roro6c **3
120La bis-bis6c ***5
121Biscotte6c  
122Rose bis7b **1
123Prisonnier de la poupee de l'ombre7c **1
124Blablacher7a **4
125L'isoutenable lĂ©gèretĂ© de l'ĂŞtre7b+ ** 
126Courpatas7a 1
127Unknown 7b+7b+  
128Colonne pas nette7a **3
129Petit Panda7b * 
130Tu peux gueler7b ** 
131Pince sans rire6c 3
132Unknown LineI  
133Grand Panda6c+ ***7
134Unknown 7b7b  
135Bouboulina7b ** 
136Sikamou7b ***4
137Kasidur7a ***1
138Sader6c **2
 Aloha 
140Le cachou7b *1
141Affreux pastis7b+  
142Super bĂ©bĂ©7a  
143Unknown 7a+7a+  
144Unknown 7c7c  
145Petit break7a+ * 
146Le temps des pirates7b  
147Globule7b 1
148Aloha Aloha7a **3
149Les filles de l'air5a *1
150Raison du plus sobre5a *5
151Mazette!6b *2
152Yol5a **7
153Starting bloc6b *7
154Anthologie mania6b 2
155Zorro6b+ 1
156Ya pas que le Neuvieme Degre *4c **2
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