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La Pierre du Quart (Pierre du Carré)

Interesting rock climbing area for routes from 6a to 6c and from 7a to 7c (french grades).
Best time(s) :
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • Sept.
  • Oct.
  • Nov.
  • Dec.
Aspect(s) : NW-SW-S     Altitude : 300 m
Approach 10 min steep up hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

Between 25 and 50 routes, from 5c to 8b.   Bolting : sport climbing
Max Height : 30 m.
Rock : limestone.    Characteristic(s) : vertical Vertical, slab Dalle.    Type(s) of holds : crimps, cracks, slopers.
Further information(s) : Located just above the lake « du Bourget » , the "Pierre du Carré » crag is a remarkable place with a varied climbs and a beautiful environment.
Remarkable also the fact that this is a monolith that rises on all sides!
Here you can climb throughout the year, with the freshness in summer or winter sun, just change the front. Therefore, the crag is popular and people come here for a good time.
Regarding the climbing itself, is varied (slabs, cracks, walls ...) on very pretty rock.
All grades are present from 5 to 8b.
Since 2009, CHAMBERY CLIMBING club offers some well-equipped routes and lengthy on a new sector.

Locations :

Area : France, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Savoie (73), Aix-les-Bains, Chindrieux.
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  Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   45° 47' 10" N Longitude :   5° 51' 46" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
  Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   45° 47' 8" N Longitude :   5° 51' 42" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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Area added by Spilthoo
Digital Guide Books :



Escalade autour du lac du Bourget
Autor(s) : CD FFME 73
Published in MOISCOMPLET_03 2017.
Update in MOISCOMPLET_03 2019.