300m, 11 pitches.

Rockfax Description
Perhaps the best known route at Barberine. The crux pitch is usually climbed by pulling on a few bolts at 6b+/A1 but it goes free at 6c+ if you're feeling keen.
1) 5b, 2) 5c, 3) 5c. Walk 5m left to the next belay. 4) 6a,
5) 6c+ or 6b+/A1 , 6) 6a, 7) 6b+, 8) 6a+. Follow the ledge right to the foot of the final pitch. 9) 5c. © Rockfax

UKC Logbook Description
The left most route of the main face. Pleasant and popular with one move much harder than anything else (this move gains the belay at the top of pitch 6 and can easily be aided - usually a sling on the bolt). 12 quickdraws, 2x50m, 6a oblig

S. Ravanel 1993.


Escalades Choisies Mont-Blanc Aiguilles Rouges (60 Routes 4 to 6a+)


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High 7a
Mid 7a
Low 7a
High 6c+
Mid 6c+
Low 6c+
High 6c
Mid 6c
Low 6c
Votes cast 9
Votes cast 10
Style of Ascent
Alt Leads
Not Set
Flashed (β)
Ground Up
Not Set
Route of Interest
La nonette / Nonette

Grade: 6c+ ***

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