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Saint-Loup

Interesting rock climbing area for routes up to 5c, from 6a to 6c, from 7a to 7c and starting from 8a (french grades).
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Aspect(s) : W-SW-S     Altitude : 550 m
Approach 10 min up hill.    Kids friendly ? foot of the crag reasonable for young kids.

Informations :

More than 200 routes, from 3c to 9a.   Bolting : sport climbing
Max Height : 40 m.
Rock : limestone.    Characteristic(s) : vertical Vertical.    Type(s) of holds : crimps.
Legendary route(s) : 
  • Anaïs 8c 2nd 8c in the world by Fred Nicole on 1988.
  • Canabis 8c 3rd 8c in the world by Fred Nicole on 1988.
  • Bain de sang 9a 3rd 9a in the world by Fred Nicole on 1 MOIS_09 1993. Firsts repeats : François Nicole (1997), Fred Rouhling (2001), Cédric Bersandi (2002), David Hohl (2002). 1st female 9a sent by Josune Bereziartu on 29 MOIS_10 2002, Iker Pou (2003), Alessandro Lamberty (2004), Stephan Schibli (2004), Dave Graham (2005), Riccardo Scarian (2006), Maurizio Zanolla (2006), Marco Bradipo (2009).
  • Ultime Souffrance 9a first ascent by David Hohl on 22 MOIS_09 2008.
  • Bimbaluna 9a/9a+ 3rd 9a/9a+ in the world by François Nicole on 7 MOIS_05 2004. 1st female 9a/9a+ sent by Josune Bereziartu on 9 MOIS_05 2005. Firsts repeats : Rosťa Štefánek (2006), Manolo Zanolla (2008).
  • Chimère 9a/9a+ 1st 9a/9a+ in the world by Fred Nicole on MOIS_12 2002
  • Locations :

    Area : Switzerland, Vaud, District de Morges, Lausanne, Pompaples.
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      Rock climbing area GPS Coordinates :   Latitude :   46° 40' 8" N Longitude :   6° 30' 8" E    Sexagesimal & Orientation
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