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Le Petit Contreforce 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Paul Heyliger and Jim Brink
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 925
Submitted By: rob.calm on Aug 27, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: Showing the route in relation to Le Petit Arbre.

Dirt roads reopened as of June 2014 MORE INFO >>>


This “little buttress” is an alternate 2nd pitch for Le Petit Arbre. Start 15 yards right of the start of the 2nd pitch of Le Petit Arbre and climb the wide overhanging crack that eventually bends back left at which point the climbing eases.


#0.4-#6 Camalots (two #6s isn't a bad idea).

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Paul Heyliger near the crux.
Paul Heyliger near the crux.

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