Interesting rock climbing area for routes from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (french grades).
Many additional skills about progressing, belaying, escaping technics ... are necessary for multipitch routes security.
Best time(s) :
Aspect(s) : SW-S Altitude : 150 m
Approach 40 min easy up hill then easy down hill. Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.
Between 50 and 100 routes, from 4c to 8b , spread over many crags Bolting : sport climbing
Max Height : 50 m.
limestone. Characteristic(s) : vertical , steep wall , overhang . Type(s) of holds : crimps, cracks, ribs, slopers.
Répartition des voies :
Legendary route(s) :
La vraie vie 8c sent byManon Hily on 3 MOIS_04 2018
Further information(s) : South-West, protected from mistral except Esplanade area. Ideal for winter. To avoid when est wind because of humidity making rock very slippery. In winter, the "Aiguille de Sugiton" hides the sun around 15h30.
Steep wall and small roofs. This is a pumpy crag !
Be careful to routes that seem easy...
See the prefecture website (http://www.bouches-du-rhone.pref.gouv.fr/massifs/index.php) to be aware of crags access restrictions.
France, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Bouches-du-Rhône (13), Marseille, Redon, Université de Luminy.
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