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Secteur Free Tibet 

Falaise de l'Eycharme 


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BETA PHOTO: Secteurs Free Tibet and Monier
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Description 

Located on the north side of the Gorge (south-facing) this area hosts a few secluded sections of the Gorge: Free Tibet, Monier, Grand Eycharme and Petit Eycharme.


Getting There 

See individual sections for specific directions. Alls sections can be accessed driving clock-wise on the D23 loop road from Palud, although the Free Tibet section can also be approached in the opposite direction.


1 Total Routes


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Featured Route For Falaise de l'Eycharme
Free Tibet starts on the potruding buttress on the left side of the wall (just to the right of a recessed gully.)  From there it aims for the right side of the large dihedrals higher on the wall.

Free Tibet 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a  Europe : France : ... : Secteur Free Tibet
If only for the top pitches themselves, Free Tibet would be a short but classic line. Unfortunately the first pitch detracts from the line as a whole.P1(5.7, mostly low 5th class) Follow the line of bolts as it zig-zags in a general rightward direction past dubious rock. Belay on a dirt pedestal from bolts that are up and right of a large bush. This pitch is a rope stretcher and should be carefully managed for drag. 175ftP2(5.9) After a lack-luster start, the second pitch begins to develop s...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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