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Le Miroir d'Argentine

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Le Miroir d'Argentine  


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Elevation: 7,628'
Location: 46.2769, 7.1432 View Map  Incorrect?
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A panoramic view of Le Mirror d'Argentine.

Description 

Le Miroir d'Argentine is a expansive limestone face over 1500ft high well over a mile long. It displays a vast wealth of geological features and it is host to a large array of climbs of a wide spectrum of difficulty. There are the gradually easing climbs of the Mirror proper while Cheval Blanc to the west and Haute Corde to the east play host to more vertical and varied climbing.

Getting There 

Drive to the village of Solalex


From the parking lot in Solalex, follow the path across a "bridge" over the river. Continue the path up across a flat field before continuing into the forest and beginning a short approach to the base of the cliff.

Climbing Season



Weather station 14.0 miles from here

2 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',1],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Topo for Papageno on le Miroir d'Argentine <br /> <br />(Note: Topo is VERY approximate, I did my best to trace the route, but it's hard to find it exactly...)

Papageno 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Europe : Switzerland : Le Miroir d'Argentine
Pitch 1 (5.8)Pitch 2 (5.10a)Pitch 3 (5.6)Pitch 4 (5.7)Pitch 5 (5.7)Pitch 6 (5.7)Pitch 7 (5.7)Pitch 8 (5.5)Pitch 9 (5.7)Pitch 10 (5.4)Pitch 11 (5.5)Pitch 12 (5.7)Pitch 13 (5.5)Pitch 14 (5.7)Pitch 15 (5.3)Most of the difficulties are found on the first two pitches. It is possible (and rather easy), however, to find yourself on the 5.10a/b variation that goes straight up from the large diagonal ledge. In the upper parts, route-finding can be an issue due to the sparce bolts. Bringing a set of nu...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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