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Les Gorges du Banquet

Interesting rock climbing area for routes up to 5c, from 6a to 6c and from 7a to 7c (french grades).
InformationMany additional skills about progressing, belaying, escaping technics ... are necessary for multipitch routes security.
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Aspect(s) : S-SE-E     Altitude : 500 m
Approach between 5 and 20 min steep down hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag comfortable for young kids.

Informations :

Between 50 and 100 routes, from 4a to 7c , spread over 8 crags   Bolting : traditionnal climbing, sport climbing
Max Height : 90 m.
Rock : gneiss.    Characteristic(s) : slab Dalle, vertical Vertical, overhang Surplomb, dihedral Dièdre.    Type(s) of holds : crimps, slopers.
We liked this/these route(s) : Le dièdre 6a+ ; La dalle 6c (au Trou de Zacharie)
Legendary route(s) :  L'arête 4+
Further information(s) : Some sectors stay wet a long time after rain.

Locations :

Area : France, Occitanie, Tarn (81), Mazamet, Le Vintrou.
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: Bouldering     : Single pitch     : Multi pitches     : Deep water soloing     : Differents kind of climbing
  Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   43° 30' 48" N Longitude :   2° 28' 14" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
  Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   43° 30' 52" N Longitude :   2° 28' 23" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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Area added by Fred
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