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Lanaudiere Rock Climbing 

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The region of Lanaudière is part of central Quebec and is located between the Saint Lawrence River and the Laurentian Mountains, between Mauricie and the Laurentides. Lanaudière attracts a good deal of interest from vacationers due to its unique character founded largely on the harmony between its culture and the surrounding natural environment.Lanaudière is generally rural, while the urban areas are generally concentrated in the south of the region, such as Repentigny, Terrebonne and Berthierville. The altitude rises as one goes northwards; it is 20 meters (66 ft) near the Saint Lawrence River to almost 800 meters (2,625 ft) at the top of mountains near Saint-Donat and Saint-Zénon.

Lanaudière is made up of three distinct geographical groupings: the southern plain has cities and farming villages and includes many historical locations; the Piedmont in the centre has become a vacation spot due to its numerous lakes and natural attractions, and the Laurentian Plateau in the far north in the forested country is known for its fishing and hiking.

Lanaudière's road network was developed according to three north-south axes (25-125, 31-131, 347), all of which have few links with the neighbouring regions. Even though this internal network is almost exclusively composed of secondary roads, it is well-designed for long automobile trips or for biking. Lanaudière has two wildlife preserves, the Rouge-Matawin and the Mastigouche, as well as part of the Mont Tremblant park.

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Getting There 

Lanaudière Road map South
Lanaudière Road map North

From Montreal:
Head up to highway 440 East in Laval,
Highway 440 East turns into highway 25 North,
remain on highway 25 North up to Saint-Esprit
in St-Esprit, take a left on the 125 north at the lights
You're now in Lanaudière!

From the Laurentides:
Head East on the 329 in Sainte-Agathe
or East on Chemin du Nordet from Lac Supérieur (Near Mont-Tremblant)


Club d'Escalade de Lanaudière


  • Les Contreforts
Paroi du Lac Blanc
Paroi du Lac Castor
Paroi Claude Lavallée
Paroi Ben Poisson
Paroi des Scouts
  • Paroi Proximus
  • Paroi Sérénité
  • Grande Dalle
  • Paroi du Lac Clair
  • Montagne Noire

Climbing Season

Weather station 9.2 miles from here

85 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',39],['2 Stars',28],['1 Star',9],['Bomb',1]

Classic Climbing Routes in Lanaudiere

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Lanaudiere:
Frankenstein   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 1 pitch, 75'   Lac Castor : Secteur du centre
Pensée magique   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Sport, 1 pitch, 100'   Montagne du Tranchant : Tranchant - Middle
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Rock Climbing Photo: A- L'été des Indiens 5.11d B- Vérités dérange...

l'Été des indiens 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a  North America : Canada : ... : Tranchant - Left
Start on the right edge of the platform with wire mesh. climb up to the rappel anchor and continue on the white face until you hit the roof that you can pass on the left, then continue the face to the top.stopping at the rappel anchor is 5.8-5.9....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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