Morning sun and afternoon shade. This secture is relatively secluded as the routes are mostly 3 and 4 pitches long about 300' to 500' tall. Amazing multi pitch sport climbing.
From the waterfall head right past Biographie and Demi Lune till the trail crests a hill and heads back down, keep your eyes open for the via-ferrata descent (rebar ladder rungs drilled and glued into the rock). You will pass a secture that has only a few routes then drop down to the base of the Grande Face. Approach from the water fall takes about 30 minutes.
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Inesperance 5.11d Sport, 4 pitches, 450 feet, Grade II
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P1-Climb up a corner then face to an anchor.P2-Continue up and at the next anchor drop your belay device, have your partner show you how to tie a munter hitch if you don't already know.P3-Cast off on one of the best pitches anywhere. Climb the rippling white shield of rock on perfect 2 and 3 finger pockets and little else. They are always just within a reasonable distance from the last hold. bolted anchor.P4-I thought that this was a little harder than the 5.11d grade given. Confusing climbing u...[more] Browse More Classics in International