© ClimbingAway

Rawyl

Interesting rock climbing area for routes from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (french grades).
InformationMany additional skills about progressing, belaying, escaping technics ... are necessary for multipitch routes security.
Best time(s) :
  • January
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
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  • Dec.
Aspect(s) : W-SW-S-SE-E     Altitude : 1750 m
Approach between 10 and 1h15 min .    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag uneven for young kids.

Informations :

More than 100 routes, from 4b to 9a , spread over many crags   Bolting : traditionnal climbing, sport climbing
Max Height : 400 m.
Rock : limestone.    Characteristic(s) : slab Dalle, vertical Vertical, steep wall Dévers.    Type(s) of holds : crimps, slopers.
Legendary route(s) : 
  • Stop Sika 8c sent by Nina Caprez on 16 aug 2013. First repeat : Katherine Choong (2017).
  • La cabane au Canada 9a first ascent by Lionel Clerc on 16 may 2009. Firsts repeats : Pirmin Bertle (2010). 2nd 9a on sight in the world sent by Adam Ondra on 9 july 2013. Others outstandings sends : Katherine Choong (2018).
  • Hyper finale 9a+ first ascent by Adam Ondra on 17 july 2016
  • Locations :

    Area : Switzerland, Valais, District d'Hérens, Sion, Ayent.
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      Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 20' 41" N Longitude :   7° 26' 3" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
      Parking lot GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 20' 44" N Longitude :   7° 26' 1" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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