Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Orpierre

Select Area...
Cascade 
Quiquillon 
Secteur Chateau 
Secteur Les Racines du Ciel 
Secteur Paroi Jaune  

Orpierre Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 44.31505, 5.69301 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 1,958
Administrators: Euan Cameron, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Joshua McDaniel on Dec 9, 2011
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
My wife with the town of Orpierre in the backgroun...

Description 

This is a lesser travelled area because it is overshadowed a bit by Ceuse. The limestone cliffs provide a dramatic backdrop to the quaint little village of Orpierre. There is a wealth of sport routes of many grades and even some long mixed routes on the Quiquillon.

Getting There 

Haute-Alps Region, 80 miles south of Grenoble and 102 miles north of Marseille

Climbing Season



Weather station 23.7 miles from here

18 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',7],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',7],['5.11',2],['5.12',3],['5.13',2],['>=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]


Featured Route For Orpierre
Rock Climbing Photo: Fran posing on Pitch 3 - village of Orpierrre in t...

Le Diedre Sud 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13  Europe : France : ... : Quiquillon

Photos of Orpierre Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Vertige Sport, the local climbing store, In Orpier...
Vertige Sport, the local climbing store, In Orpier...
Rock Climbing Photo: Main climbing parking lot at Orpierre
Main climbing parking lot at Orpierre

Comments on Orpierre Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!