Climbs 49
Rocktype Sandstone (hard)

Faces NE

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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
3 Squeakeasy
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22 ** 26
4 Quisling Direct Start 21 * 2
5 Quisling
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19 * 13
  Golden Fleece Wall
7 Pedro
-
10 ** 36
8 Beautiful Possibilities
-
15 ** 60
9 Jason
-
16 * 25
10 Golden Fleece
-
18 ** 78
11 Possibly Beautiful
-
19 * 18
12 Mind Games
-
20 * 10
13 Dylan 16 2
  Moby Dick Pinnacle
15 Moby Dick
-
17 ** 34
16 Hyaena
-
18 * 14
17 Horrorscope
-
24 * 2
  Stoat Wall
19 The Stoat Steps Out
-
18 * 15
  Dino Pillar
21 Dino
-
20 5
Climb name Grade
  Pebbles Wall
23 Pebbles
-
22 * 11
24 Bam Bam
-
20 * 23
  Coyote Wall
26 Rambo Survival Route 16 2
27 Golliwogs Cakewalk 17 * 1
28 Coyote 15 2
  Wuss Wall
  Wailing Wall
31 Paladin
-
24 * 5
32 Sob Story
-
13 3
33 Tear Jerker
-
15 * 1
34 Life in the Fast Lane
-
24 ** 2
35 Die Loaded
-
24 ** 1
36 Strife on the Gravy Train
-
14 * 17
37 Exploding Tomatoes 10 4
  Pritikin Wall
  Dog Face
40 Howling Wolf
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18 ** 19
41 Dingo 17 1
42 Jackal
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18 * 6
Climb name Grade
43 Puppy Love
-
15 * 14
44 Cruel Canine
-
22 * 1
45 Black Dog
-
19 1
46 The Hard Ears 18 3
47 Yelping Pup
-
18 2
  Lemming Wall
49 Kinky Boots 15 7
50 Straw Dogs
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22 * 9
51 Hellspite 23 * 4
52 Happy Ending
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17 4
  Shattered Buttress
  Charity Wall
55 Bozo
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16 * 4
56 Zorro
-
12 4
57 Sincerity
-
4 9
58 Charity
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8 * 19
59 Hope
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9 18
60 Hope Variant
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10 2
61 Loyalty
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14 ** 14
62 Faith
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13 1
63 Mercy 14 * 1

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