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Chironico

Interesting bouldering area for problems from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (Fontainebleau grades).
Best time(s) :
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • Sept.
  • Oct.
  • Nov.
  • Dec.
Aspect(s) : All     Altitude : 800 m
Approach between 2 min and 30 min up hill.    Kids friendly ? area around the boulders uneven for young kids.

Informations :

More than 1000 problems, from 5a to 8c , spread over many areas   Bolting : sport climbing
Max Height : 8 m.
Rock : gneiss.    Characteristic(s) : vertical Vertical, steep wall Dévers, overhang Surplomb.    Type(s) of holds : side pulls, crimps, slopers.
Landing quality : uneven or steep ground (1 crash pad and 1 spotter needed).
Legendary problem(s) :
Serre moi fort 8a
  • Roswell 8a+ sent by Alex Puccio on MOIS_11 2012.
  • Conquistadors 8a+ sent by Alex Puccio on MOIS_11 2012.
  • La Soucoupe 8a+ sent by Alex Puccio on MOIS_11 2012.
  • Walk the Line 8a+ sent by Alex Puccio on MOIS_03 2014.
  • Einfisch Kleinfisch 8a+ sent by Juliane Wurm on MOIS_03 2014.
  • Electric Ant (squat start) 8a+ sent by Isabelle Faus on MOIS_04 2018.
  • Second Life 8a+ sent by Isabelle Faus on MOIS_04 2018.
  • Boogalagga 8b sent by Anna Stöhr on MOIS_02 2015.
  • Delusion of Grandeur 8b sent by Isabelle Faus on MOIS_04 2018.
  • From Dirt Grows The Flowers 8c first ascent by Dave Graham on MOIS_03 2005. Firsts repeats : Bernd Zangerl (2009), Radovan Soucek (2010), Mickey Page (2010), Adam Ondra (2010), Paul Robinson (2010), Daniel Woods (2011), Daï Koyamada (2012), Nalle Hukkataival (2012), Rok Klančnik (2013), Manuel Brunn (2015), Nils Favre (2015), Kilian Fischhuber (2015), Jan Hojer (2015).
  • Big Paw 8c first ascent by Dave Graham on MOIS_11 2008. Firsts repeats : Daï Koyamada (2010), Paul Robinson (2010), Adam Ondra (2010), Sean McColl (2011), Guntram Jörg (2011), Daniel Woods (2011).
  • Der mit dem Fels tanzt 8c first ascent by Martin Keller on MOIS_04 2012. Firsts repeats : Daï Koyamada (2012), Martin Stráník (2018).
  • Insanity of Grandeur 8c first ascent by Daï Koyamada on MOIS_11 2012. Firsts repeats : Gabriele Moroni (2013), Chris Webb Parsons (2013), Martin Keller (2015), Kilian Fischhuber (2015), Dave Graham (2015)
  • Locations :

    Area : Switzerland, Ticino, Distretto di Leventina, Biasca, Giornico.
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      Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 25' 42" N Longitude :   8° 50' 47" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
      Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 25' 50" N Longitude :   8° 50' 44" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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