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Balme (Rhône-Alpes)

Interesting rock climbing area for routes from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (french grades).
InformationMany additional skills about progressing, belaying, escaping technics ... are necessary for multipitch routes security.
Best time(s) :
  • January
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Aspect(s) : SW     Altitude : 750 m
Approach between 5 and 15 min on flat ground.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag dangerous for young kids.

Informations :

Between 25 and 50 routes, from 6a to 8a.   Bolting : sport climbing
Max Height : 220 m.
Rock : limestone.    Characteristic(s) : slab Dalle, vertical Vertical, steep wall Dévers, dihedral Dièdre.    Type(s) of holds : crimps.

Locations :

Area : France, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Haute-Savoie (74), Cluses, Balme.
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  Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 2' 33" N Longitude :   6° 37' 2" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
  Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 2' 34" N Longitude :   6° 36' 57" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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Area added by Gilles & CA
Digital Guide Books :



Balme (Grandes voies)
Autor(s) : G.Brunot
Published in may 2018.

Paper Guide Books :


Vallée de l'Arve