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Cresciano

Interesting bouldering area for problems up to 5c, from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (Fontainebleau grades).
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Aspect(s) : All     Altitude : 600 m
Approach .    Kids friendly ? area around the boulders reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

More than 100 problems, from 3a to 8c.   Bolting : sport climbing
Max Height : 8 m.
Rock : gneiss.    Characteristic(s) : slab Dalle, vertical Vertical, steep wall Dévers.    Type(s) of holds : crimps, slopers.
Landing quality : flat ground (1 crash pad needed).
Legendary problem(s) :
  • Kirk Windstein 8a/8a+ sent by Karoline Sinnhuber on 12 MOIS_02 2019. Others outstandings sends : Melissa Le Nevé (2019).
  • Frank's Wild Years 8a+ sent by Mélanie Sandoz on 26 MOIS_12 2015.
  • La Soucoupe 8b/8b+ 3rd 8b/8b+'s boulder by Fred Nicole on 1999.
  • Dreamtime 8c 1st 8c's boulder by Fred Nicole on 28 MOIS_10 2000. 2nd 8c's boulder sent by Bernd Zangerl on 1 MOIS_04 2001. 3rd 8c's boulder sent by Dave Graham on 30 MOIS_01 2002. Firsts repeats : Fabian Bühl (2013), Jan Hojer (2014), Giuliano Cameroni (2015).
  • The story of 2 worlds 8c first ascent by Dave Graham on 9 MOIS_01 2005. Firsts repeats : Daï Koyamada (2010), Paul Robinson (2011), Jernej Kruder (2013), Giuliano Cameroni (2014), Gabriele Moroni (2014), Toru Nakajima (2014), Jan Hojer (2014), Samuel Ometz (2014), Martin Stráník (2015), Alex Khazanov (2018), Paweł Jelonek (2018).
  • The story of 2 worlds (départ bas) 8c/8c+ first ascent by Daï Koyamada on 22 MOIS_03 2012. Firsts repeats : Carlo Traversi (2013), James(Jimmy) Webb (2014), Christof Rauch (2018), Sebastian Cotting (2018).
  • REM 8c+ first ascent by Giuliano Cameroni on 9 MOIS_03 2019
  • Locations :

    Area : Switzerland, Ticino, Distretto di Riviera, Lugano, Claro.
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      Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 16' 57" N Longitude :   9° 0' 46" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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