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Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf Rock Climbing 


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Location: 46.8125, -71.26282 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Excellent sites ranging from easy 5.4 to 5.13. Lots of rock-climbing and world famous ice (found on Quebec ice area).
Quebec city is surrounded by crags and if you go a bit further, you'll find full blown alpine playgrounds.

Getting There 

From the west (Ontario, Montreal):
Highway 20 or 40 East-bound

From Northern New York:
Highway 87 North, turns into Highway 15 in QC
Highway 30 East
Highway 20 East

From Burlington, VT:
Highway 89 North, 133 North in QC
202 East
235 North
211 North/West
Highway 20 East

St-Johnsbury, VT:
Highway 91 North, Highway 55 North in QC
Highway 20 East

Clubs 

Club de Montagne et d'Escalade de Québec (CMEQ)

Contact:
info@cmeq.ca

Gyms 

L’Accroché
Délire
Délire (Boulder)
La Montagne en Ville Roc Gym
l’Université Laval, PEPS

Areas 

Sainte-Foy
  • Dalle du fleuve 46.749227,-71.307364

Québec
  • Terrasse Grey (Boulder) 46.79577,-71.227326
  • Parc des braves (Boulder) 46.80072,-71.240673

  • Boischatel blues

Val-Bélair

Sainte-Catherine de la Jacques-Cartier
  • Duchesnay (Boulder, private property)

Stoneham
  • Stonebleau (Boulder) 47.013389, -71.341167
  • Blocs du Vieux-Stoneham (Boulder)

Neufchâtel
  • Casinos (Boulder) 46.857389, -71.386250

Lac Saint-Charles
  • Lac Saint-Charles

Lévis
  • Fort de Lévis
  • Commodore
  • La MIL Davie

Portneuf
  • Sanatorium
Vallée du Bras du Nord
  • Miguick 47.202417, -72.231417
  • Bellevue 47.1903250, -72.2362230
  • La Cachée 47.186333, -72.221556
  • Des aulnes 47.203222, -72.212000
  • Tite Etoile et le Gros Pin

Charlevoix
  • Cap Blanc
  • Les Palissades

  • Les Portes de L'Enfer (Le Mur du CAF, Closed to climbing)

Climbing Season

For the Quebec area.

Weather station 2.0 miles from here

268 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',39],['3 Stars',45],['2 Stars',24],['1 Star',9],['Bomb',2]
['<=5.6',19],['5.7',25],['5.8',28],['5.9',27],['5.10',73],['5.11',49],['5.12',37],['5.13',7],['>=5.14',1],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf:
La Félix-Antoine   5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a R     Trad, Alpine, 8 pitches, 1300'   Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivièr... : Mount Félix-Antoine-Savard
Aéro-Tango   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 2 pitches, 130'   Central Area : 7 Aéro-Tango
Momentum   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches, 600'   Hautes-Gorges-de-la-Rivièr... : Acropole des Draveurs
De toute beauté  aka "La toute boltée"   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13     Sport, 5 pitches, 460'   Gros Bonnet
Cosmic Boogie   5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c     Trad   Central Area : 7 Aéro-Tango
Browse More Rock Climbing Classics in Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf

Featured Route For Quebec City, Charlevoix, Portneuf
Rock Climbing Photo: A). Redcoats Resurrection.1500' 5.9. B).Site of th...

Redcoats Resurrection 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  North America : Canada : ... : Mont de l'Equerre
Starts at the toe of the buttress.The first pitch was dangerously loose ,after that the rock improved. Take the easiest line over and around the gigantic steps to the summit.The final pitch is along a knife edge ridge.This was the first ascent of this crag, the approach was long walk from a lower dam along the south side of the river.The sides of the river was covered in logs which added to the difficulty underfoot . The first ascent was completed at dark ,a cold bivy on the top and a difficult...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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