The Swiss town of Leysin is the access point for a number of different mountains and crags. Most famous of these is the Tour d'Aï. This peak is home to many multipitch sport climbs and a Via Ferrata.
From Aigle take highway 11 to Le Sepey, from there follow the signs to Leysin.
Featured Route For Leysin
Voie du Dièdre 5.10- International : Europe : ... : Tour de Mayen
An interesting route, but difficult to find it in good condition. If it's too dry, you'll get a huge amount of dirt blown into your face from the cracks. If it's too wet, it'll stay wet for a while. Pitch 1 (5.6): Easy grassy crack to a belay ledge. Pitch 2 (5.10a): Some tenuous crack moves leads to thin face climbing. Pitch 3 (5.7): Fairly straightforward climbing up a crack system to a belay ledge. Pitch 4 (5.9): Go up an awkward dihedral/crack system. At the top traverse left under a r...[more] Browse More Classics in International