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L'Úperon par la grosse fissure - 5.6

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Rock (Trad)
G
4
Trad plus gear at belays
400
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

1st pitch: follow main spur to belay bolts 5.3. 2nd pitch: continue trending right towards obvious crack that splits the headwall. Belay at base of crack. 5.4 3rd pitch: Follow crack to next set of belay bolts. 5.6 4th pitch: Follow obvious crack to summit bolts Pitch 2&3 can probably be joined together

Descent Options:

Rappel off belay bolts. Double 50M ropes OK.

Submitted by: LamontagnedeGatineau on 2008-09-17
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Route ID: 95986

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: LamontagnedeGatineau on 2008-09-17 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Classic Climb

Beautiful clean rock, great scenery, moderate route, and well protected. Easy rappel descent via bolts. Did the first ascent of this variant in the mid 70's with FX Garneau. Does not make me any younger...

Added: 2008-09-17