Climbs 49
Rocktype Sandstone (hard)

Faces NE

On the Slabs © Lawrie Brand

The approach directions in the latest "crag climbs in Chamonix" guide are utterly wrong. To get there, follow the track from Le Lavancher heading towards the cafe/buvette as described, and once a stream is crossed on a wooden duckboard/bridge, look out on the right for a tiny path leading down hill into a deep gully with a stream. Two "via ferrata" steps are on the near side bank of the stream, and other handrails and steps lie beyond it. Modern lower-offs exist, but their locations don't seem to match those described in the guidebook. Be very careful if abseiling into the unknown from this fixed equipment. The whole place had a forlorn, overgrown and unused air about it in late July 2013.
Pete_Frost - 23/Jul/13
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Climbs at this crag

Climb name Grade
 Operation Leo Area 
 Brick Wall 
3Squeakeasy
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22 **18
4Quisling Direct Start21 *2
5Quisling
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19 *9
 Golden Fleece Wall 
7Pedro
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10 **30
8Beautiful Possibilities
-
15 **46
9Jason
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16 *19
10Golden Fleece
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18 **62
11Possibly Beautiful
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19 *12
12Mind Games
-
20 *7
13Dylan16 2
 Moby Dick Pinnacle 
15Moby Dick
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17 **29
16Hyaena
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18 *13
17Horrorscope
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24 *2
 Stoat Wall 
19The Stoat Steps Out
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18 *13
 Dino Pillar 
21Dino
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20 7
 Pebbles Wall 
23Pebbles
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22 *9
24Bam Bam
-
20 *19
 Coyote Wall 
 Wuss Wall 
 Wailing Wall 
28Paladin
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24 *4
29Sob Story
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13 3
30Tear Jerker
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15 *1
31Life in the Fast Lane
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24 **3
32Die Loaded
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24 **2
33Strife on the Gravy Train
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14 *15
34Exploding Tomatoes10 4
 Pritikin Wall 
 Dog Face 
37Howling Wolf
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18 **13
38Dingo17 2
39Jackal
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18 *7
40Puppy Love
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15 *14
41Cruel Canine
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22 *2
42Black Dog
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19 1
43The Hard Ears18 2
44Yelping Pup
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18 2
 Lemming Wall 
46Kinky Boots15 7
47Straw Dogs
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22 *9
48Hellspite22 *4
49Happy Ending
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17 1
 Shattered Buttress 
 Charity Wall 
52Bozo
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16 *4
53Zorro
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12 4
54Sincerity
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4 8
55Charity
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8 *17
56Hope
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9 17
57Hope Variant
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10 2
58Loyalty
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14 **13
59Faith
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13 1
60Mercy *14 *1
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