Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Parc National des Grands-Jardins

Select Area...
Le Dome 
Le Gros Bras 
Mont de l'Ours 

Parc National des Grands-Jardins  


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Location: 47.67358, -70.6262 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 5,706
Administrators: Luc, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Luc on Apr 15, 2008
You & This Area
Best routes for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [1 person likes this page.]
Ann Burns descending L'Initiation on Le Dome.

Description 

A national park, the Parc National des Grands-Jardins is a fabulous area of granite domes a la Tuolumne Meadows. There aren't as many domes, but the climbing is excellent and the setting is superb.

Grands-Jardins Ice Climbs

Getting There 

From Baie St-Paul, take route 381 North towards La Baie. After 35 km, you enter the park and will see the 3 different summits.

Guidebook 

Le Guide Québécois de l'Escalade par Yannick Girard and Stéphane Plamondon

Access 

Please check out Parcs Quebec's Grands-Jardins web-page.
Make sure you take a look at the french version, the English one isn't updated as often.

Administrative Office:
25 Boulevard Notre-Dame
Clermont (Québec) G4A 1C2
Telephone : 418 439-1227
Fax : 418 439-1228
parc.hautes-gorges@sepaq.com

Climbing Season

For the Quebec area.

Weather station 8.4 miles from here

16 Total Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',4],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',7],['5.8',1],['5.9',2],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=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 Parc National des Grands-Jardins
The crux pitch

Lido 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  North America : Canada : ... : Le Gros Bras
After a few meters in the Al Fine corner, traverse left into another dihedral. from there, two choices are open: Follow the corner to a crux on the right of the roof, just before the ledge (5.10b), or follow the large crack in the left wall (5.9 or 5.10).----Après quelques mètres dans le dièdre qui est commun avec Al Fine, traverser sur la gauche dans un autre dièdre. De là, deux chemins sont possibles : suivre le dièdre avec alors un passage clé (5.10b) à droite du surplomb, juste ava...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Comments on Parc National des Grands-Jardins Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -
Beyond the Guidebook:
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!