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Eardley Escarpment

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About Eardley Escarpment:

see Luskville More info on routes and areas under 'Luskville' in 'eastern Ontario' region.
There are Access Issues with this area check out the Access Info
Nearest town or city: Gatineau
Directions: The cliffs are strewn along a 35 km strech of the escarpement forming the west edge of the Gatineau Park. Routes below are ordered West to East. Access via highway 148 or the Chemin de la Montagne. Parking: Kelly road, Hang-glider parking, Crégheur road, Hôtel-de-ville road, Luskville falls picnic ground, Luskville Mall, Churchill picnic ground, Steele road.
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Access Issues: Most of the climbing in this area has been closed by the organization that oversees the Gatineau Park, The National Capital Commision (NCC), for "ecological" reasons.

Currently climbing is only allowed at:
Home Cliff (Main corner to Piton Highway)
The Western Cwm, north (left) side of the cwm
Copacabana
Down Under
Eastern Block
Camping:
When to Climb: Autumn Spring Summer Winter
Quantity of Climbs: Year

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Forum Discussions (9 posts)

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
No Replies Closed by the NCC dagibbs 0 Sep 12 2010, 4:46 PM
No Replies CAMPING!!!! erika37 0 Jul 26 2007, 9:40 PM
No Replies Any idea of when the season will open? meridian 0 Mar 08 2006, 8:36 PM
No Replies Survey on closure areas - please help! meridian 0 May 21 2005, 5:37 AM
No Replies Found: Fleece Jacket @ Western Cwm sir_chalkalot 0 Oct 17 2004, 9:35 AM
With Replies COMPLETE BAN on climbing in Gatineau Park (near Ottawa) tradnomad 56 May 19 2005, 7:25 AM
With Replies Eardley escarpement guidebook, any updates? yeti 8 Aug 28 2007, 6:26 PM
With Replies Ottawa - Gatineau Climbers Read PLZ! genlock 29 Oct 14 2004, 6:32 PM
With Replies Eardley rockaholic 6 Oct 04 2004, 11:16 AM